Visiting rural Mayan Mexico – not your typical university course

People often regard university studies as a series of sleep-inducing lectures and an endurance test on the student’s part. These assumptions were proven wrong by Aalto University’s Sustainable Global Technologies (SGT) Studio course, which took…

Russia and environmental protection – a match made in heaven?

[caption id="attachment_7812" align="alignright" width="300"] The mandatory food picture.[/caption] When I think of Russia, environmental protection and efficient use of resources aren’t among the first things that spring to mind. That’s part of what made it…