Latest news and blogs

Latest news and blogs

the amazon rainforest
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We need love to save the Amazon by Karina Miotto

The closer we feel emotionally towards the world’s greatest rainforest, the greater the chances of saving it, Karina Miotto believes
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Work With Us: Sustainable Horticulture Trainer and Gardener

Friday, 5 January, 2018
An exciting opportunity has opened up to join the Horticulture team as a horticulturalist and student trainer. We are looking for an experienced horticulturalist with a passion for sustainable food growing; you will be an excellent team player, a skilled communicator with a flexible approach to work and a commitment to values of Schumacher College and Dartington.
Alumni gathering in Belgium
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Life after Schumacher - the next step by Rafaela Graça Scheiffer

Life after college can seem daunting but connecting with other alumni can help.
Murmuration of birds
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Alumuni gather to create the Schumacher Network

Tuesday, 19 December, 2017
The launch of a new platform for alumuni and friends aims to place Schumacher's ecological values on an international stage.
The Good Ship Myth and Ecology
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How myths and stories help us understand the world by Rachel Fleming

Rachel Fleming shares tales of her expedition to un-map and re-map human imagination.
Satish Kumar
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Love is All by Satish Kumar

Satish Kumar reflects on the importance of love in our lives
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The Art of Invitation by Ruth Cross

How can we use art to help us create the conditions for social change?
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Why we should worry about the state of democracy - Jon Rae

A decline in democracy is one of the biggest threats to the health of our planet
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My Schumacher Month by David Dunetz.

Finding friends on the path to transforming the world
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Ecology and Spirituality: the rapids of a personal journey - Eve Annecke

Eve shares the challenges of creating an ecological self
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Help bring solar power to hurricane hit Puerto Rico

Monday, 6 November, 2017
Crowdfunding campaign launched to help thousands of families without electricity.
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In harmony with nature

Monday, 6 November, 2017
Stephan Harding weaves his magic at the Royal Albert Hall
Re-thinking the future in a global online forum
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Re-thinking the future in a global online forum

Tuesday, 31 October, 2017
Staff and students are joining leading thinkers and practioners in a three-week online forum to consider how we could re-design everything.
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Gone But Still Here

“I soon learnt that a Grower’s best tool is her eyes. And I found myself among a group of people who sensitively observed rather than approximating or assuming; folk who deeply cared for and truly listened to the land and each other. I was touched time and time again by the thoughtfulness of the Garden Team and the Growers; and heartened that such sensitivity and caretaking was the foundation for the resilience of our growing enterprises.”
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Leadership Is A Choice - Mac Macartney

As managers in business and wannabe leaders, what choices are we called to make? When we ask all three questions, use the answers as a navigational tool, and commit to action, our leadership will have the capacity to move a mountain or two.