Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
WELCOME to Sustainable RSM!
We are action-oriented and welcome your participation. Our attention is on social and environmental co-created campus activities and responsible actions.
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A group of five MSc students and RSM Sustainability Coordinator Joey Johannsen will represent Rotterdam School of Management at the prestigious Leaders Forum- Shaping the global sustainability agenda at the University of St. Gallen and the Impact Hub Zürich 5-7 February. The 3-day Forum brings together leaders from business, NGO’s, public organisations, the general public, and students from international universities who will:
Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 29, 2015 at 5:30pm
A series of operational changes and improvements – and a lot of encouragement for people to change their behaviour – has resulted in Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) reducing its paper consumption by almost half over the past four years.
Sustainable RSM began tracking just how much paper was used in its printers and copiers in Mandeville and Bayle buildings in 2010. In the Operations section of the Sustainability at RSM web pages, they documented paper usage as follows:
2010 – 18,301 kg
2011 – 16,211 kg
2012 – 14,330 kg
2013 – 12,565…Continue
Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 22, 2015 at 5:30pm
We are pleased to announce the confirmed keynote speaker for the RSM Sustainability Forum 2015, themed 'Innovating for Sustainable Business': Mr. Dimitri de Vreeze, Chairman Supervisory Board DSM.
Mr. de Vreeze brings 25 years of expertise in materials sciences - a key area of innovation and sustainable business - to the 2015 iteration of the RSM Sustainability Forum. He has been part of Dutch innovation leader DSM since 1990, held a variety of Director-level positions within the company, and since October 2014 has been Chairman of the Supervisory Board of DSM Netherlands.
Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 21, 2015 at 11:11am
It is time for the annual New Fashion Society (NFS) Fashion Fair!
Don’t miss this event on Wednesday 21 January at the Student Hotel (on Oostzeedijk, front door at Willem Ruyslaan 223). Sales begin at 15:00.
What is the NFS Fashion Fair?
Join the transformation to a more sustainable approach to the fashion business through SECOND HAND STYLING.
Students will be able to create new styles by buying and selling second hand clothing offered by their peers. An effective selling system is impacted by two key values: affordability and transparency.
This event is an initiative for…Continue
Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 7, 2015 at 10:30am
"Sustainable RSM Student Committee is an active contributor to Erasmus Involved, a collaboration of social initiatives at the Erasmus University.The aim of the Erasmus Involved platform is to inform students about the various initiatives and activities happening around campus and within each member association. Take a look at the internet page and Facebook!"
Get involved and enliven the activities and communication of these groups! Make it Happen!
Posted by Joey Johannsen on January 6, 2015 at 1:30pm