OUR ETHICAL FORTNIGHT
Shopping for eco-warriors
Hippyshopper (www.hippyshopper.com) is a fantastic blog aimed at ethical consumers, featuring eco-chic items such as organic beauty products and clothes, recycled umbrellas and green gadgets, and delicious Fairtrade eats.
Dare to care
What is an ‘ethical career’? The term covers a wide range of disciplines, from humanitarian work and campaigning to environmental consultancy. Here at Real World, we’ll be exploring many of these career paths over the coming months, including a whole host of case studies from recent graduates who are actively pursuing careers with a conscience.
Visit our Ethical Careers sector guide for more details.
Green Heroes of the Fortnight
The University of St Andrews is holding a Green Week from 10th – 16th March 2008. The programme of events includes an ethical careers talk, a sustainable living fair, and a pub quiz.
Think your uni can do better? Email us with news of your forthcoming eco events at email@example.com
We’re looking for unsung student heroes
If you win our Socially Responsible Student of the Year Award, sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, we’ll give you £5,000 to put towards a project you’re passionate about. Any further questions?
To enter, log on to www.realworldawards.com, answer four simple questions and upload a photo or short video- it couldn’t be easier! The deadline for entries is 4th July 2008.