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Danique Rook is now a member of Sustainable RSM
Friday
Lesa Sawahata posted a blog post

TEAM RSM AT THE LEADERS FORUM: Shaping the Global Sustainability Agenda in Switzerland

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:…See More
Thursday
Lesa Sawahata posted a blog post

RSM cuts paper consumption by half in four years

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…See More
Jan 22
Lesa Sawahata posted a blog post

Keynote Speaker for RSM Sustainability Forum 2015 Announced: DSM's Dimitri de Vreeze

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…See More
Jan 21

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TEAM RSM AT THE LEADERS FORUM: Shaping the Global Sustainability Agenda in Switzerland

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:

  • Experience best practices of global leaders and social entrepreneurs about initiatives that shape the Global Sustainability Agenda;
  • Exchange experiences with experts in the field of sustainability and leaders of foundations and NGOs who significantly contribute the social progress of Latin America and…
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Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 29, 2015 at 5:30pm

RSM cuts paper consumption by half in four years

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…

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Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 22, 2015 at 5:30pm

Keynote Speaker for RSM Sustainability Forum 2015 Announced: DSM's Dimitri de Vreeze

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.

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Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 21, 2015 at 11:11am

21 January: Style, Save and Sustain at the New Fashion Society Fashion Fair!

 

RSM students are invited to STYLE, SAVE and SUSTAIN!

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…

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Posted by Lesa Sawahata on January 7, 2015 at 10:30am

Erasmus Involved. Be a part of making it happen!

"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

Make it Happen!

Yes, we agree!

Countless learning opportunities exist: Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University; the City of Rotterdam, and the Port of Rotterdam. 

Make it happen!  Make it sustainable!  Start HERE.   

Posted by Joey Johannsen on December 15, 2014 at 12:30pm

 
 
 

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