Latest news and blogs

Latest news and blogs

Ashish Kothari
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Activists and academics can work together says Ashish Kothari

Chairman of Greenpeace India Ashish Kothari talks about his passion for wildlife and the environment head of his Earth Talk at Schumacher College.
planting seeds

There is hope for the future of food and farming

Tuesday, 16 January, 2018
The wealth of young talent at the recent Oxford Real Farming Conference is cause for optimism.
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There is hope for the future of food and farming by Jane Gleeson

The wealth of young talent at the recent Oxford Real Farming Conference is cause for optimism
toxic planet
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The Question of Growth by Jonathan Dawson

The health of our planet needs to be at the heart of future government policies - we can't assume it will be automatically addressed as a by-product of growth.
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

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

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

Help bring solar power to hurricane hit Puerto Rico

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