Latest news and blogs

Latest news and blogs

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Tom Cox describes a recent visit to the College and his experience in the woods with WildWise - published in Guardian Life & Style 5 November 2014

Tom Cox recently visited the College an attended a course with Chris Salisbury at WildWise. Read his thoughts on what’s going to keep you warmer during the winter? A well-stocked log fire – or the love of your adopted cat?
Mariana Gómez Soto, Sustainability Masters & Holistic Education
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A Holistic Gateway - Schumacher College by Mariana Gómez Soto

Mariana Gómez Soto writes about the journey that brought her to the College and how you can help her to achieve her important work with local communities in Colombia.
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The Systems View of Life a new book by Fritjof Capra

Wednesday, 5 November, 2014
Fritjof Capra has recently published a new book, 'The Systems View of Life', coauthored with Pier Luigi Luisi
EF Schumacher Alternative Economics	& Sustainable Economics
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E.F. Schumacher offers a route out of the crisis - by Adam Lent

Adam Lent writes about the importance of EF Schumacher's work as a solution to our current economic crisis
Schumacher College sustainable education and Sustainability Masters
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Serving the Village - Reflections of a Wannabe Poet

Stephen Adamson uses poetry to explore four themes that have resonated for him during his time as a volunteer at the College.
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November in Brazil - Juliana Schneider

Juliana Schneider, writes about an event in November which gives Brazilians the chance to participate in an experience that recreates the Schumacher ethos within a completely Brazilian context.
Schumacher College sustainable education and Sustainability Masters
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Serving the Village - Reflections on being a volunteer

Stephen Adamson writes about his experience of being a volunteer at the College.
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Anna Coote and the 4-day working week

Jonathan Dawson writes about Anna Coote's proposal of the 4-day working week following her recent talk as part of the Adventures in the New Economics series.
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Starting where we are, going where we need to go - David Bent

David Bent writes about sharpening his thinking and changing his mind, after engaging the students on Masters in the Economics of Transition on the role of business in sustainability.
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A Schumacher College Alumni Gathering in Japan

Read about the first Schumacher College Alumni Gathering held in Karuizawa, Nagano Prefecture in Japan.
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An Invitation To Join In - April Newsletter

Friday, 21 March, 2014
April Newsletter We are all in it together! But in a busy, unequal and fragmented world, how do we join our voices, of all ages and cultures, to collectively improve things for all?
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Proposal to develop a consortium to bid for Parsonage Farm, Dartington

Monday, 28 April, 2014
A once in a generation opportunity has arisen to bid for the farm tenancy at the heart of the Dartington Estate. A number of interested parties, including the Campaign for Real Farming and Schumacher College, believe that there is the opportunity to create a farm which reflects the core ecological principles at the heart of learning at Schumacher – including diversity, resilience and the interconnection of a wide range of operations
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Nature Connection - August Newsletter

Thursday, 7 August, 2014
This autumn we look at the benefits of consciously developing a connection to nature in different parts of our lives and society
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Adventures in the New Economics kicks off!

The Adventures in New Economics series has just begun and Jonathan Dawson writes about the first talk given by Donnie Mclurchan, founder of the Post Growth Institute and of Free Money Day on ‘The Economics of Enough’.
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Finding Deeper Purpose - May Newsletter

Thursday, 1 May, 2014
Do you long to align your work and life to a deeper purpose in service of people and planet? This November we launch a year-long programme in partnership with the Gross National Happiness Centre in Bhutan. Read about this new programme and all the latest College short courses, news and events