Contest for SOM Faculty & Students – Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME)

March 16, 2012

Academic Services, Events, General

A contest for students and lecturers to collaborate in developing innovative ways to integrate sustainability issues into management education courses and program offerings.

Teams consisting of a lecturer and students are invited to either adapt an existing course or develop a new course with a focus on the 6 Principles of PRME as well as the themes of the Rio+20. Submissions are welcome from any program that educates future leaders and managers, including business schools, engineering, law and science, to name a few. Submissions consist of a 3 page written entry and a 3 minute video entry, which will be judged first and foremost by their originality and creativity.

First place wins a trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to attend the PRME Global Forum and Global Compact Corporate Sustainability Forum. Second place wins a trip to Denmark to attend Aarhus summer university and visits to Maersk to learn about their sustainability activities and the world renowned Renewable Energy Island of Samso.

For more details, please see http://primetime.unprme.org/2012/01/31/prme-leaders20-competition/.

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About Mary Byerley

Mary Byerley works for the School of Management in the Office of Academic and Career Services. She has been with George Mason University for 15 years.

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