We can't barely believe it, but within two months all the students of Antwerp Management School will graduate. After a year of increasing our knowledge and skills, as well as becoming friends with fellow students (and maybe even professors) whom we can almost call family and with whom we made unforgettable memories, time has come … Continue reading ‘t Groen Kwartier: from military hospital to sustainable house units
Make your events fun and sustainable
Youngsters, adults and elderly people living in Antwerp always have the possibility to organize events in this bustling city. Organizing an event mostly seems like a lot of fun but unfortunately, it also requires a lot of logistics and the buying and purchasing of materials. The key question here is whether this is being done … Continue reading Make your events fun and sustainable
Park Spoor Noord: a sustainable environment
Spring is in the air! Time to go for a picnic, run or sunday stroll in Park Spoor Noord. A quiet and cool urban landscape park in the North of Antwerp that has become one of the most popular places in Antwerp. In 2005 the construction of Park Spoor Noord started on a former railway yard. … Continue reading Park Spoor Noord: a sustainable environment
Future of “Mobelity”?
Everyone knows that traffic as well as finding a parking space are big issues in Antwerp. Big cities like Antwerp and Brussels try to discourage individual car use as much as possible. They try to do this by promoting the public transportation means and shared services like Velo or Poppy in Antwerp. By providing these … Continue reading Future of “Mobelity”?
Sustainability In The Air
Are you already dreaming about your next flight to that magical travel destination? Unfortunately, we will have to temper your enthusiasm. Air travel is in fact one of the most non-eco-friendly activities you can undertake. Globally, the aviation industry is responsible for about 2% of carbon dioxide emissions. This percent is rising quickly as more … Continue reading Sustainability In The Air
Veganism for Dummies
Veganism is mostly used as a term to describe the eating habits of a person who only eats fruits and vegetables. But to break it down for you, veganism is not only about eating, it's a lifestyle that you can embrace in different ways. Yet one thing all vegans have in common is a plant-based … Continue reading Veganism for Dummies
How create a more sustainable Christmas market?
As many of you know, every year a Christmas market is being organized in Antwerp, like in many other cities and countries. Like many of you, we also went to visit the market to see what it is all about. We noticed that especially the Jenever market was loved by many of our fellow students. … Continue reading How create a more sustainable Christmas market?
The Inconvenient Truth about Christmas holidays
First and foremost, dear readers, we all wish you the very best in 2019. May it be a happy and sustainable year for all of you! The Christmas holiday season is by far the most celebrated time of the year. We spend a lot of money on gifts, eat good food and enjoy the much … Continue reading The Inconvenient Truth about Christmas holidays
How much do you know about the new building in de Boogkeers?
Most of our friends from Antwerp Management School are now back home with their families celebrating Christmas and New Year. But after all we slowly start to miss Antwerp and that place where we spent the last four months together studying and having fun. For all of you not from Antwerp Management School (AMS), it’s … Continue reading How much do you know about the new building in de Boogkeers?
Plastics have a second life with Ecover
Read about our visit to the deposit money store. A pop-up store in the Groendaelstraat 14 (Antwerp), from the 15th to the 17th of November 2018. The occasion for this pop-up was to sensitize people in the way they use and deposit plastic bottles. People could hand in their empty PET bottles in exchange for … Continue reading Plastics have a second life with Ecover