Student Involvement - Join our teams!

Are you an RSM student? The Positive Change Initiative invites you to enrich your learning with a project alongside your studies. Consider joining a fun and active team project throughout this academic year. Invest up to 4 hours a week for project work. Co-create with us!

For further details click on the specific project picture on top of this page.
Send your CV and a short intention email to positivechange@rsm.nl - Apply by 19 September. Interested in becoming an SDG Ambassador? Click here.

Portal Project

Do you have an affinity for solving mysteries in interactive games; creating or playing them? Then this may be the project for you this semester.

Co-create an interactive platform with elements of gamification

Apply your imagination, a bit of campus research, a spirit of play and a commitment to design a tool you can be proud future students will use onboarding at RSM
Design facts/details of specific campus locations with assignments/tasks that lead teams of RSM students from one portal to the next; learning about the place, learning about the place’s connection to each of us and each place’s role to driving the SDGs (UN sustainable development goals).
Utilize tools and framework provided. Offer your enthusiasm and creativity to bring the project to life by Spring 2022

SDG Ambassador Programme

2021 came with a lot of challenges, several impacting each other. One thing is certain: the world is changing. This means there’s ample opportunity to act for a more sustainable world!

We’re looking for Student Ambassadors for each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to bring RSM’s mission – to be a force for positive change in the world – to life.

Can you be THE advocate for the SDG that you feel most passionate about? And can you raise awareness and create local impact this academic year? Apply here by 19 September!

What’s in it for you?

  • Champion your SDG in the year 2021-2022
  • The chance to be a changemaker
  • Design and execute your own project
  • Work with Positive Change staff and alumni
  • A network of purpose driven students

SDG Dashboard

Activate your keen insights and analytical skills to create and implement an appealing dashboard that shows our business school’s SDG performance

Apply your training in business information and analytics

Learn how a university reports on the SDGs. Build on the research from last year’s team.
Be part of a team designing an important dashboard that will be used in throughout the school’s future
Interact with representatives of RSM departments to gather data, and with EUR project management to enhance systems for data storage.
Experience being a driver of change; strengthening the relationship between goals, positive outcomes and transparent reporting

Sustainability Thesis Award

Want to get a jump start on writing your own thesis? This team activity is a valuable learning opportunity for you to identify key elements of quality research.

Prepare for your thesis-writing this semester

Take note of top-ranked RSM theses from 2020-2021
Work with other dedicated students to select the top five theses
Interact with our corporate sponsor to create the spring award ceremony at the RSM STAR Sustainability Forum

Many of our students feel a responsibility to contribute to a better world; to lead lifestyles that do not come at the cost of the planet. They make their contributions in several ways. On the page of the Student Impact Stories you can read stories about students that have started their own businesses, generated initiatives on campus, and dedicated time to solving wicked problems.