PRME Corner February Update: Should business schools nurture students to be compassionate?

According to Oxford Living Dictionaries, compassionate is an adjective which means “feeling or showing sympathy and concern for others.” If everyone in the world shows compassionate then the world we live will be a better…

PRME Corner January Update: A Short Cross-Cultural Reflection on Sustainability: Who Gets to Rule the World?

In this article, I am inspired to provoke our understanding (or misunderstanding) of the idea of sustainability. The inspiration comes especially from various discussions, social experiments, and observations when it comes to understanding and doing…

PRME Corner December Update: Toward Green Economy “New mainstream of young entrepreneurs”

An afternoon in 2016, among many urban cuttles two weeks before eid adha, a young man approached and greeted me. “Ibu Melia, I’m Alif, I am one of your students in Bio-Ind management and entrepreneurship.”…

PRME Corner November Update: An Assessment of the Principle for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Implementation in School of Business and Management ITB (SBM ITB)

Referring to our first newsletter published in October 2017, since November 2016 SBM ITB has been one of the signatories of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiatives to align its mission to educate…

PRME Corner October Update: Reaching the Dreams with Bandung Membaca Program

The urgency of reading has moved many people in various parts of the world to practice it throughout the year. The average American community can read 20 books a year. While Japanese people can reach…

PRME Corner September Update: Pro-Environmental Behavior of SBM ITB Students

Elias Yahya Honasan, a student from the bachelor of management program SBM ITB is currently finishing his final project on gap analysis of pro-environmental behavior among SBM ITB students. The research emerged as the result…

PRME Corner August Update:Sustainable Local Communities and the Efforts to Achieve It

Among all the 17 goals of Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations in 2015, goal number 11 states about sustainable cities and communities. This goal entails the urgent need of new approach to…

PRME Corner July Update: Ethics Courses for Responsible Graduates

When I studied at SBM ITB, ethics courses have been taught through several related courses such as business ethics, environmental management system, community service and corporate social responsibility but I was not still not really…

PRME Corner June Update: Ethics in research, do we concern?

Ethics are norms or standards that are used to guide people to act and behave in a moral and responsible way. Therefore, research ethics defines as to how researchers work in appropriate way by considering…

PRME Corner May Update: Green Office for Productive Work and Peaceful Minds

PRME article April edition shows that one of the ways in coping with stress is to connect ourselves with nature. Well, not everyone has the chance to be exposed with nature in their lines of…