Ecological Challenges Conference

Ecological Challenges Conference, held in Oslo in February 2017, was supposed to be a place where “academia meets activism”. Ganna Gladkykh and Nathalie Spittler participated and came back from it with the following impressions. The conference was one of those from the new wave of the academic conferences which try to be more inclusive bringing together … Continue reading Ecological Challenges Conference

Geopolitical Theories and Methods summer school, Maastricht

Maastricht University (the Netherlands) likes to keep students around in summer and therefore, offers a wide range of summer schools. Marie joined one on Geopolitical Theories and Methods from July 25th until 29th 2016. Unexpectedly but pleasantly surprised, this course was very much hands-on work: trying out different research approaches to geopolitics in individual and group … Continue reading Geopolitical Theories and Methods summer school, Maastricht