2015 summer school

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The Journey in Numbers

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Press release

Europe’s largest climate change education programme

In the summer of 2014, nearly 300 students from 40 countries, representing 71 disciplines, took part in Europe’s largest climate change education programme – Climate-KIC summer school The Journey.

Over 10 weeks, students took part in five-week long courses offering a unique combination of academic study and real-world business experience with the aim of creating the climate change leaders of tomorrow.

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Weekly overviews

Updated weekly from July – September:

Week 1 (7 July) | Week 2 (14 July) | Week 3 (21 July) | Week 4 (28 July) | Week 5 (4 August) | Week 6 (11 August) | Week 7 (18 August) | Week 8 (25 August) | Week 9 (1 September)

 

#Journey2014 Photo stream

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Student Blog

  • Why do I do what I do and how to do it better: changing habits
    Climate-KIC summer school student Tessa Leferink blogs about her lessons on the second part of The Journey in Trondheim, Norway.
  • The six success factors
    Climate-KIC summer school student Maxe van Heeswijk blogs about the learnings of her group on The Journey through Europe. This week reflecting on their first two weeks in The Netherlands.
  • Climate-KIC students on Sustainability
    Climate-KIC Journey student, Jo Hintz, interviews her fellow summer school students about sustainability!
  • How to lead a good life (and create a sustainable start-up along the way)?
    Climate-KIC summer school student Tessa Leferink blogs about her first week lessons on The Journey in the Netherlands.
  • Roof garden – A space to grow
    Jo Hintz, a participant on this year’s Journey summer school blogs about her visit to the Austenborg Botanical Roof Garden in the city of Malmö. 
  • ‘The Journey’ to sustainability and innovation begins at Lund University
    Lund University, being one of the three-partner host universities for the Climate-KIC summer school, welcomed 39 students from different countries in Europe on Sunday, 3rd July to start their first leg of ‘The Journey’. They are spending the next weeks in a multicultural and an interdisciplinary environment, to learn about different schools of knowledge surrounding More
  • Reflecting on my journey
    Laura Vicini a Climate-KIC journey participant blogs about her experience in the final week of the summer school.
  • My new bucket list
    Rebekka Mejda a Climate-KIC Journey Participant blogs about her experience of the final week at the Summer School
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    Climate-KIC’s education strategy

    Climate-KIC-Education-Report-CoverOur blended-learning method fosters innovation on all levels, integrating education in entrepreneurship, innovation, and climate science. We can transform knowledge and ideas into economically viable products or services.

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    Latest News

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