Sustainability Stories

Nespresso MBA Challenge

The team of our MBA students (the Sustainable Business emphasis) participated in the International Sustainability Competition 2015.

The world’s leading premium portioned coffee brand, Nestlé Nespresso, challenged students from all over the globe to come up with new, creative and fresh ideas for its Creating Shared Value Strategy.

rEthink - Unplug Your Planet

The Advanced Advertising Campaigns class received a grant from the city of Thousand Oaks to create an electronic waste awareness campaign.

The "rEthink" campaign not only gave the students some insight into social marketing, but provided a valuable service to the community.

Earth Day Art Installation

The Alchemy Tree: Professor Michael Pearce's Earth Day art installation promoted awareness of resource consumption, suspending 836 water bottles (the annual amount used by an average family) from a California Oak.