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

  • 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
  • My Swiss Experience
    Sebastian Yenor, a Climate-KIC Journey participant blogs about his time in Zurich as a part of the Journey summer school. 
  • An adventure into the mesmerizing world of start-ups in Zurich!
    Prachi Gupta, a Climate-KIC Journey participant blogs about the final week of the Journey summer school. 
  • Next stop Zürich: Between excitement and exhaustion
    Rebekka Mejda, a Climate-KIC Journey participant, looks back over her journey so far before her next stop, Zurich!
  • The last week of the Journey
    Christina Skjolding Hjelm, a Climate-KIC Journey participant, blogs about the final week of the Journey summer school. 
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    Latest News

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