Latest news and blogs

Latest news and blogs

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‘No Destination’ An Archive on Radio 4

Thursday, 29 May, 2014
Satish Kumar, co-founder of Schumacher College, will talk abaout his 8,000 journey of peace on Radio 4, Saturday 14 June at 8pm
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Wanted: Postgraduate Programmes Support Volunteer

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014
We are looking for a volunteer who will provide support to students on all of the four postgraduate programmes that we run at the College.
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Re-Thinking The Way We Live - June Newsletter 2014

Tuesday, 10 June, 2014
In January 2015 we start our new postgraduate programme in Ecological Design Thinking. Two years in the planning, this programme will lead the way we think about our world and how to live within it.
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Summer Holidays at Schumacher College - July Newsletter 2014

Monday, 14 July, 2014
Are you wondering where to go on holiday this year? Read our latest newsletter and find out why coming to the College would be such a great way to spend you summer hols!
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College Garden Update by Jane Gleeson

Jane Gleeson, Lead Gardener at the College, writes about the trials and tribulations of grass management at the College and the importance of a well sharpened blade!
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Mary Bartlett remembers Dorothy and Leonard Elmhirst

Mary Bartlett went to Dartington Hall in 1963 as a horticultural student. After her training she became responsible for the glasshouses, nursery and walled garden. She is now the tutor for bookbinding in the Craft Education department. In this blog she remembers Dorothy and Leonard Elmhirst.
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Changing Stories: Using narrative to shift societal values - Jonathan Dawson

Jonathan Dawson, Head of Economics, writes about the importance of changing the dominant societal narrative by giving more traction to the counter narratives that are already emerging.
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September Newsletter: The Elmhirst Programme – Soul, Spirit and Story, 2015

Thursday, 11 September, 2014
Schumacher College is delighted to announce a new programme of short courses and events based in the beautiful Elmhirst Centre of Dartington Hall.
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Process and Pilgrimage in Cordoba

Philip Franses writes about the recent Process and Pilgrimage in Cordoba and tells of the experience of 15 people meeting in the freedom of a commitment to inquiry.
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Iberian and Colombian Certificates starting in Autumn 2014

Philip Franses writes about our forthcoming Certificates in Holistic Science and Economics for Transition, which will be based in Colombia and Iberia.
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Returning to the quiet intelligence of nature

How can we move towards a society that feels more human, natural and less dependent on money, considers Lucy Purdy, as she spends a week in Devon exploring ‘wild economics’.
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Life After Schumacher College - by Paul Pizzala

Paul Pizzala studied the MSc Holistic Science at the College and writes about his experience at he College and what it has led onto.
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A Voice for the Earth by Stephen J Adamson

Stephen J Adamson, a participant on this weeks short course Voices for the Earth with Polly Higgins and Charles Eisenstein writes about the experience of returning to the College.
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Schumacher College Pilgrimage of Conviviality

William Thomas, House Manager at Schumacher College writes about a very special ‘Pilgrimage of Conviviality’ which he recently undertook with our postgraduate students.
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College garden update from Joanna Wright

Joanna Wright provides an update on all the latest activity in the Schumacher College gardens and our dynamic programmes in sustainable horticulture.