Join the run! The 5th TUM Campus Run will take place in Garching on June 28, 2017. This year, there will be up 1,000 participants.
All students, doctoral candidates, researchers, employees, and alumni are invited to join in. Date: ; starting times are 6:00 pm for 11 kilometers and 6:15 pm for 5.5 kilometers. If you register until May 15, the entry fee is 8 - - then 15 - until June 10, and 20 - until June 20. More information:
ClimateLaunchpad Competition OpenCall
The world’s largest green business idea competition: EntrepreneurTUM wants to be partnering with Climate-KIC to organize ClimateLaunchpad in Germany. Aim is the world’s best sustainability ideas that address climate change. This can be anything from innovation in renewable energy, a sustainable transition in the food chain, a mind shift in urban mobility or any other way to tackle climate change. The top three teams in Germany will move to the Grand Final in Cyprus where they will compete for up to - 10,000 and direct entry to the Climate KIC Accelerator programs. That’s a total prize worth up to - 105,000. Application Deadline: . More information: climatelaunchpad.org /// ClimateLaunchpad at Facebook
ifp: job training as a journalist alongside a course of studies
How do I become a journalist? Is the offer of the Catholic journalism school ifp suitable for me? Will I manage to complete a course of studies as well a job training in Journalism? On , Isolde Fugunt will provide information about the possibility to become a journalist alongside a course of studies, and she will show you around the journalism school and answers questions. If you are interested in a job training at the ifp, you are invited to Kapuzinerstraße 38 in Munich (bus stop Kapuzinerstraße or Goetheplatz). Please contact Ingrid Trümper to register for the information evening: truemper [at] journalistenschule-ifp (p) de . The application deadline for the new scholarship year (which starts in spring 2018) is. More information: ifp Journalistenschule /// ifp Journalistenschule at Facebook
ProLehre: Well organized during the semester
How to keep track of everything during the semester, how to compile learning materials efficiently, and how to stay motivated for learning and studying... ProLehre aims to further the students’ learning competencies. There are several workshops and individual consultation offers focusing on methods and techniques for effective learning in a course of studies and on how to fit them into one’s own everyday routine. All offers are free of charge. Contact: Ellen Taraba / Rudolf Aichner at (089) 289-25373, email: lernkompetenz [at] prolehre.tum (p) de . More information: Prolehre at TUM /// ProLehre at Facebook
Study Abroad Fair: Get to know our international partner universities!
Are you interested in a stay abroad? If so, you might want to pay a visit to the ‘Study Abroad Fair’ on June 30, 2017, to find out more about the many possibilities. The trade fair takes place within the framework of the ‘TUM Partner Days’, in which about 50 partner universities of TUM from all over the world will be visiting for three days. There will be lectures such as ‘Opportunities for TUM students to go abroad’ or the workshop ‘Your application for English-speaking countries’. Date: , from 12 noon to 5 pm; Enrollment Hall at Main Campus. More information: TUM Partner Days
HACK AND TALK in Garching
Every first Wednesday of the month, it’s time for tech at UnternehmerTUM. From 6 pm onwards, the community of hackers, makers, and designers at the Entrepreneuship Center in Garching meet up to work on their projects and share ideas in an inspiring atmosphere. Further, experienced tech enthusiasts hold exciting impulse lectures and share their knowledge as well as their practical experience with the community. More information: Hack and Talk
Conference at TUM: Digital Transformation
What does digital transformation mean for the German economy and society? What are our concepts and what are our perspectives’ Where are the differences to other countries’ On , renowned scientists, policy makers, and experienced experts from the industry, the trade unions, and other associations will meet up at TUM to discuss the future in lectures and debates. When: , from 9:30 am to 5 pm, at the TUM’s Audimax, Arcisstraße 21, 80333 Munich. Contact: felix1.hofmann [at] tum (p) de . Registration "Digital Transformation"
Information event: ‘Wege ins Ausland’
Would you like spend a semester or do an internship abroad during your studies’ Every year during the summer semester, the TUM International Center and the respective faculties offer an information event focusing on stays abroad - introducing, for example, programs such as ERASMUS +, TUMexchange, or faculty partnerships. Other aspects are the financing of stays abroad or their recognition. The events take place in the rooms of the respective faculty. Usually, it is not necessary to register. Here, you can find a list of the dates and places: www.international.tum.de/aktuelles/
In the course of the Career Days, you will be able to find out more about a wide range of topics related to careers, applications, and career advancement. Among other things, there will be CV checkups in German and English, and application photo event, speed dating with companies, webinars, and a career lounge. Dates: Campus Garching on ; WZW on ; Main Campus on. More information: TUM Career Days
MakerSpace: a maker’s paradise in Garching
Open for ambitious start-ups, do-it-yourself enthusiasts, and other creative people: MakerSpace is a publicly accessible, 1,500 square meter high-tech workshop that provides machines, tools, and software - as well as a creative community. Here, you are able to make your ideas and innovations come alive as prototypes or small series. There are different working areas for machinery, metal and woodworking, textiles, or electronics, as well as a 3D printer, a laser cutter, and a water jet cutter - and there are trainings, consulting offers, and events for all levels of knowledge. More information: MakerSpace