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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New! The alumni email address

Freitag, 23. Dezember 2016 | 

Alumni Freiburg e.V. is now offering a further service to its members: an alumni email address. The idea is to improve contact with former students.  weiter…

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Back to the roots, back to Freiburg in the 1930s

Freitag, 23. Dezember 2016 | 

This November Professor Rita Thakur travelled all the way from California to Freiburg in order to visit the city where her father once studied. Together with the Alumni Office she looked for traces of the 1930s and her father’s years in Freiburg. weiter…

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First ever “Alumni-Stammtisch” held in the UK – Inauguration of Alumni Chapter London

Montag, 21. November 2016 | 

Alumni Ambassador Daniel Celentano welcoming attendees to the first "Alumni-Stammtisch" in the UK.

More than 25 alumnae and alumni gathered for the inauguration of the London Alumni Chapter of Alumni Freiburg at London’s South Kensington Club on Friday evening, 11 November.  A number of attendees brought friends and spouses to provide them a further glimpse into how much Freiburg means to each of us and to join in the fun.

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At the Alumni Meeting 2016

Samstag, 19. November 2016 | 

Rector Schiewer welcomed numerous former students from around the world back to their university for the Alumni Meeting 2016. He invited donors and club presidents to his office to meet and discuss with them personally. The alumni talked about their time studying at the University of Freiburg and explained why they remain involved at their university today.

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Revisiting the “Time of Your Life”

Samstag, 19. November 2016 | 

The 2016 Alumni Meeting from 8 to 10 July featured a wide range of lectures, guided tours, and festivities focusing on the university. For many alumni, returning to their university meant looking back on and reminiscing about their studies – the “time of their lives.”

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A Profile of the Extended Board of Directors

Samstag, 19. November 2016 | 

The General Assembly of Alumni Freiburg e.V. elected a new Extended Board of Directors on 8 July 2016. The new board includes members of the Rectorate, presidents of the regional alumni clubs, and representatives of the faculties and the institutionalized alumni organizations. Alumni’aktuell introduces the new board members.

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Alumni Meeting 2016 – Where Nostalgia Meets Cutting-Edge Research

Freitag, 1. Juli 2016 | 

Logo des Alumni-Meetings 2016

If you get nostalgic thinking back on summers in Freiburg during your studies, then we have good news for you: At the Alumni Meeting 2016 from 8 to 10 July, you’ll have the opportunity to indulge in your nostalgia and learn about current research at the same time! What has changed at the university? What does Freiburg look like nowadays? What are all your old friends up to? Find out at the Alumni Meeting 2016!

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Club President Marie Claudine Zangna on Her Experiences Studying in Freiburg

Freitag, 1. Juli 2016 | 

Marie Claudine Zangna

Marie Claudine Zangna earned her higher education entrance qualification at the Deutsch-Französisches Gymnasium in Freiburg in 1979, before going on to study pharmacy at the University of Freiburg. Today she is president of the University of Freiburg alumni club in Cameroon. Alumni’aktuell spoke with her about her experiences studying in Germany and the goals of the Cameroon Alumni Club.

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How Is Astrid Fritz Doing?

Freitag, 1. Juli 2016 | 

Astrid Fritz

Astrid Fritz studied Romance studies and German studies at the University of Freiburg from 1980–1987. Today she uses her charm, wit, and knowledge to whisk readers off to bygone days in her historical novels, many of which are set in Freiburg. The author has succeeded time and again over the years in arousing readers’ interest in history with her gripping tales. Her path to authorship began with a Freiburg city guide. Alumni’aktuell asked the well-known author about her bond with Freiburg.
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