Alumni-Club North America at the Met

Dienstag, 24. April 2018 | 

Alumni Freiburg celebrated its first day with the opera on Saturday, April 21 taking in a performance of Verdi’s Luisa Miller at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and it was truly a wonderful and special experience.

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Dienstag, 6. März 2018 | 

Reports, interviews, image galleries, videos: The Department of Public Relations offers free, individually tailored newsletters aimed toward University of Freiburg alumnae and alumni. The editorial staff has been publishing a continuously updated multimedia online magazine on the Website www.uni-freiburg.de since March 2017. The stories of people who have helped form and enrich the University are the main focus. All articles are available in German and English, divided into six categories dedicated to research, teaching, student life, university policy, the start-up culture and university patrons’ activities. Every month each category has a newsletter with current news. Readers can put together their own information package to match their interests.

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Alumni Weekend in New York 2017

Donnerstag, 11. Januar 2018 | 

Gathering with stakeholders – exciting workshops with Alumni – great Gala as a highlight

Alumni Freiburg North America, also known as Friends of Freiburg, celebrated its tenth anniversary at the annual Friends of Freiburg Alumni reunion in New York during the weekend of December 2nd with three signature events.  Friday evening saw a reception at the Liederkranz Society for people affiliated with the University of Freiburg as well as Eucor – The European Campus.

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Alumni Freiburg London Chapter Event 2017

Freitag, 3. November 2017 | 

Rector Schiewer with Alumni and Alumnae of the UK Chapter.

Members of the London Chapter of Alumni Freiburg, together with Rektor Prof. Dr. Hans-Jochen Schiewer, gathered at Royal Albert Hall for an exciting matinee concert by the world-renowned Freiburger Barockorchester on 3 September 2017 as part of this year’s BBC Proms.

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University of Freiburg March for Science: 2500 Demonstrate for the Freedom of Science

Donnerstag, 27. April 2017 | 

March for Science Logo (Foto: March for Sciene Germany)

Director Professor Schiewer and the University Senate called upon scientists, students, alumni, members, and friends of the university and other research institutions in the region to take part in the “March for Science” on 22 April. More than 2500 people, including many alumni, responded to the invitation and participated in the march, making the Freiburg demonstration the largest in Baden-Württemberg.

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Whatever happened to… Johannes Minuth?

Donnerstag, 27. April 2017 | 

Puppenspieler Dr. Johannes Minuth (Foto: Johannes Minuth)

Dr. Johannes Minuth studied German and geography at the University of Freiburg from 1980 to 1995 and earned a PhD in German studies. Instead of going on to become a teacher, he founded the puppet theater “Freiburger Puppenbühne” – an institution that enjoys success well beyond the borders of the region and brings pleasure to an audience of children and adults alike with its great passion and spirit.
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Alumni Freiburg e.V. Supports Student Scholarship Project for Malawi

Donnerstag, 27. April 2017 | 

Alltag in einer öffentlichen Schule (Foto: Privat)

The purpose of the project “Duwa-lofunga” is to organize and fund scholarships for school students in Malawi, a republic in southeast Africa. Alumni Freiburg e.V. made a donation to the project, which was initiated by the young medical student Philipp Müller as a means of enabling more students to receive a good school education. Müller expresses his thanks for the donation and reports on the project in the following letter.
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Alumni Freiburg e.V. Supports Student Debate Tournament in Freiburg

Donnerstag, 27. April 2017 | 

Das Finale des Schwarzwald-Cups 2016 (Foto: Galón)

The “Black Forest Cup” debate tournament was held in Freiburg on 5–6 November. It brought together 60 debaters from across Germany to lock horns in a display of rhetorical skill. The tournament received financial support from Alumni Freiburg e.V. weiter…

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The Rector’s Christmas Message

Freitag, 23. Dezember 2016 | 

Rector Professor Hans-Jochen Schiewer reviews the passing year 2016 and wishes a merry Christmas to our Alumni all over the world. Here is a video of the rector’s Christmas message and a copy of the full text in English: weiter…

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Contribute to “Nightline” – an initiative to help students in waking nights

Freitag, 23. Dezember 2016 | 

Exam stress, research paper deadlines, lovesickness, difficulty finding a place to live, and a tight student budget – these are worries that can give Freiburg students sleepless nights. But thankfully there’s a place for them to turn to: the “Nightline,” an anonymous telephone and email helpline staffed by students trained in active listening. weiter…

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