Tags: Environment

Sustainable Committee | Meet the Clubs

The Sustainable Committee acts as the umbrella organization of ten organizations under the auspices of IE Campus Life and IE University's Sustainability Office.  The Committee...

#MySDGOurCause | IE SDG Club Madrid

By Raquel Hazeu from IE SDG Club Madrid. Amidst a crisis, the instinctive reaction is to hit the pause button: to put everything on...

Terremotos en Puerto Rico: preocupación geológica y social

La isla caribeña de Puerto Rico lleva una racha de mala fortuna que no le hace honor a su nombre. Cuando todavía no se...

COP25: ¿Qué es y qué puedo hacer?

Desde el 2 de diciembre hasta el 15 del mismo mes, Madrid tendrá los ojos de todo el mundo encima de ella. La Conferencia...

Earth in Dire Straits – Yes, Climate Change is real

SEGOVIA - “It’s crazy! Yesterday, they evacuated our university, and they gave us a whole week off! The sky is literally orange right now....

All eyes on Madrid COP25 as the city sets for huge climate protests

Yesterday marked the start of an 11-day long global climate summit in Madrid called the COP (Conference of Parties) 25 where more than...

Cheers to a Sustainable Future! – SDG Club Launches

SEGOVIA – On Thursday night, November 7th, the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Club held their launch event at the popular bar, El Saxo. The...

El futuro es hoy

El cambio climático es un tema del que todos hemos escuchado constantemente. Lo hemos estudiado profundamente y sabemos sus consecuencias. Sin embargo, el cambio...

Green Club Joins World Cleanup Day

In the globalized world, we live in we are constantly bombarded with news. It is easy to observe how information about climate change and...

Fast Fashion: Why You Might Want to Consider an Alternative

It's tempting. I know. When you walk into Zara or H&M, the colors, the variety, the prices—it seems that they genuinely have something for everyone no matter how you define your style. The success of fast-fashion brands has grown exponentially since the late 90’s, however, it is a universally accepted truth that ethical consumption is becoming more and more difficult, as mass consumerism has led to companies aiming to produce as much as possible with the lowest cost.

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IE Ukraine Club: Strengthening the IE Community

The IE Ukraine Club is a thriving community within IE University, driven by a shared passion for Ukrainian culture, history, and technology. Our mission is to create an inclusive space where both Ukrainian and international students can come together to explore, appreciate, and celebrate Ukraine through various engaging activities and events.

Should America sell its air to keep the world speaking English?

Will Mandarin soon take English’s place? Will we soon live in a Mandarin speaking world symbolic of China’s succesful economic triumph over the US? This is a reality that America avidly fights to prevent, but should we?

Should art be socially responsible?

Adding messages that most people find reprehensible may make viewing, reading or listening to a piece of art less entertaining. This could also reduce the money its creators make from it. Whatever the case, this view suggests that art should be socially responsible only insofar as this helps the artist achieve the aims for which the piece was created.