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Campus - History / Archeology - 05.07.2024
Immersing Ourselves in New Worlds: Where Theology Meets Cognitive Research
Immersing Ourselves in New Worlds: Where Theology Meets Cognitive Research
What happens when we look at a late antique image? In what order does our gaze wander over the individual elements? Where does it linger? What bodily reactions do such images or early Christian narra

History / Archeology - Life Sciences - 01.07.2024
Merits in the History of Biology
Merits in the History of Biology

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 26.06.2024
Conference: Narrating Japanese Art Histories
Conference: Narrating Japanese Art Histories

Campus - History / Archeology - 26.06.2024
Universität Heidelberg Receives Transcripts of Lectures by Karl Jaspers
Universität Heidelberg Receives Transcripts of Lectures by Karl Jaspers

History / Archeology - 24.06.2024
Learn about research into heroes and heroization for yourself
Learn about research into heroes and heroization for yourself

History / Archeology - Event - 13.06.2024
Universität Heidelberg Confers James W.C. Pennington Award
Universität Heidelberg Confers James W.C. Pennington Award

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 11.06.2024
Würzburg's Antique Treasures in Danger: Museum Launches Appeal for Donations
Würzburg’s Antique Treasures in Danger: Museum Launches Appeal for Donations

History / Archeology - 04.06.2024
The Wolfram chandelier in Erfurt Cathedral. News about a work of art from the 12th century

Religions - History / Archeology - 04.06.2024
Podcast: Church and gender in historical context. With Sister Jakoba
Podcast: Church and gender in historical context. With Sister Jakoba

History / Archeology - Earth Sciences - 31.05.2024
Digital atlas of Ethiopian cultural artefacts
Digital atlas of Ethiopian cultural artefacts
Norbert Nebes from the University of Jena and Prof. Mulugeta Feseha from the University of Addis Ababa (from left) are documenting archaeological sites in the "Ethiopian Heritage Digital Atlas" (EHDA).

History / Archeology - 28.05.2024
Tirinkatar in Armenia in the Running for UNESCO World Heritage Status
Prehistoric site is currently being researched by archaeologists from Freie Universität Berlin In 2012, archaeologists from Freie Universität Berlin came across mysterious stones in the mountains of the South Caucasus. Known as vishaps ("dragon stones"), these large stelae are approximately five meters in height and are famously found in the high mountains of Armenia.

History / Archeology - Computer Science - 28.05.2024
International Conference on 'Commodore 64'
International Conference on ’Commodore 64’

Campus - History / Archeology - 28.05.2024
A study program with three degrees

History / Archeology - 27.05.2024
Proto-Sarada Writings: Traces of Daily Life in Ancient India
Proto-Sarada Writings: Traces of Daily Life in Ancient India
A new Indology project is focussing on a hitherto little-researched period of ancient Indian history: the time of the transition from Buddhism to Hinduism in the northwest of the country.

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 23.05.2024
Podcast: How museums are still perpetuating colonialist notions today. With Dr. Julia Binter
Podcast: How museums are still perpetuating colonialist notions today. With Dr. Julia Binter

Sport - History / Archeology - 22.05.2024
A Game of Life and Death
A Game of Life and Death
The Maya did not strive for individual glory. They achieved top sporting performances primarily to avert the wrath of the gods and the downfall of their culture.

History / Archeology - Agronomy / Food Science - 22.05.2024
Burial mounds and high pastures - on the prehistoric development of the Thuringian cultural landscape

History / Archeology - 15.05.2024
Does the forge of the Nebra Sky Disc lie at the bottom of the Sweet Lake?

Event - History / Archeology - 14.05.2024
The ’MS Wissenschaft’ Sets Sail

Earth Sciences - History / Archeology - 26.04.2024
Solving the Mystery of an Abandoned Spanish Village
Solving the Mystery of an Abandoned Spanish Village
  RWTH geologist Professor Klaus Reicherter is on the trail of a "lost earthquake" in southern Spain.

History / Archeology - 19.04.2024
Research Project: How Experts Exposed Art Forgeries in the Early 20th Century
Researchers in Heidelberg and Mainz investigate the history of a historical network to combat faked artworks Art forgeries represented a challenge to the art world and its institutions long before the sensational case around Wolfgang Beltracchi.

Music - History / Archeology - 17.04.2024
Brass ensemble organises musical journey around the world
Brass ensemble organises musical journey around the world

History / Archeology - 11.04.2024
Prestigious awards for the humanities at Göttingen University
Prestigious awards for the humanities at Göttingen University

History / Archeology - 15.03.2024
Precautionary measure: Historical books in safekeeping
Precautionary measure: Historical books in safekeeping
The media is currently reporting on measures affecting university libraries due to books that may be contaminated with toxic arsenic compounds.

History / Archeology - Campus - 15.03.2024
TUM consistently continues to come to terms with its history during the Nazi era
TUM consistently continues to come to terms with its history during the Nazi era

History / Archeology - 12.03.2024
Award ceremony: Jörn Leonhard receives Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize
Award ceremony: Jörn Leonhard receives Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize

History / Archeology - Politics - 07.03.2024
Debate on Middle East conflict dominated by history and culture of remembrance
Debate on Middle East conflict dominated by history and culture of remembrance

Architecture - History / Archeology - 05.03.2024
Understanding the Principles of Ancient Construction

History / Archeology - 23.02.2024
Encyclopaedia on National Socialist Genocide of Sinti and Roma in Europe

Religions - History / Archeology - 15.02.2024
Historian David Nirenberg receives the Leopold Lucas Prize
Historian David Nirenberg receives the Leopold Lucas Prize

History / Archeology - Politics - 14.02.2024
ERC Consolidator Grant Awarded to Historian at Freie Universität Berlin

History / Archeology - 09.02.2024
New life for the Hans Albers Villa
New life for the Hans Albers Villa

Event - History / Archeology - 09.02.2024
Photography Exhibition in the Völkerkundemuseum: REFLECTIONS of the ARCHIVE
Photography Exhibition in the Völkerkundemuseum: REFLECTIONS of the ARCHIVE

History / Archeology - Health - 05.02.2024
Love and Hate in Ancient Times
Love and Hate in Ancient Times
Magical texts from Egypt in Coptic script and language are the focus of a research project at the University of Würzburg. They are now being presented for the first time in a 600-page book. A team of scholars spent five years studying them: "magical" texts from Egypt that were written on papyrus, parchment, paper and shards of clay - so-called ostraca - and date from the period between the fourth and twelfth centuries AD.

Event - History / Archeology - 26.01.2024
Portraits of Caesar, Cleopatra, and company
Portraits of Caesar, Cleopatra, and company

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 25.01.2024
Holding Ancient Societies Together
Holding Ancient Societies Together
How did local people get organized in the ancient world? This is the subject of a new research project at the University of Würzburg involving Theology, Philology and History. Did the citizens of Rome know associations? Did inhabitants of Jerusalem set up grassroots movements? Did the regular patrons of an Athenian pub discuss the latest political decision-making? The question how neighborhood people formed groups in order to assert themselves and to pursue shared interests is difficult to answer two thousand years later.

Environment - History / Archeology - 17.01.2024
New Centre for ’Modern and Contemporary Studies’ at JMU
The Faculty of Arts and the Humanities at JMU is becoming even more interdisciplinary: The new centre for "Modern and Contemporary Studies" provides new opportunities for collaborative research and teaching. The aim of the new centre is to strengthen cross-faculty collaboration in the humanities and social sciences.

History / Archeology - Event - 16.01.2024
Archaeological Discovery of Global Significance Scoops Prize
Archaeological Discovery of Global Significance Scoops Prize

History / Archeology - 12.01.2024
Private Endowment: Reproductions of Historical Manuscripts
Private Endowment: Reproductions of Historical Manuscripts

History / Archeology - 08.01.2024
Families will change dramatically
Families will change dramatically
The number of relatives that an individual has is expected to decrease by more than 35 percent in the near future.

History / Archeology - Health - 02.01.2024
Mummies under the magnifying glass
Mummies under the magnifying glass
Researchers at Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany have carried out the first comprehensive analysis of some 20 mummy fragments from collections in the University's archives and have presented their findings in "Annals of the History and Philosophy of Biology".

History / Archeology - 22.12.2023
University of Bonn expresses sympathy to partner university in Prague
University of Bonn expresses sympathy to partner university in Prague

History / Archeology - Event - 07.12.2023
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2024 goes to the Freiburg-based historian Jörn Leonhard
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2024 goes to the Freiburg-based historian Jörn Leonhard

History / Archeology - Politics - 30.11.2023
On the occasion of the death of Henry Kissinger
On the occasion of the death of Henry Kissinger

History / Archeology - Event - 29.11.2023
Art Historian Valeska von Rosen Receives Martin Warnke Medal
Art Historian Valeska von Rosen Receives Martin Warnke Medal

History / Archeology - 29.11.2023
The end of the fluorescent lamp

History / Archeology - 21.11.2023
’The Poetic Heaven’ - A history of romanticism

History / Archeology - 07.11.2023
New Project: Deciphering Stenographic Notes in Historical Documents
Scholars want to decipher a Virgil commentary and develop a digital transcription tool A digital tool is planned to assist in deciphering stenographic notes in historical documents.

History / Archeology - Pedagogy - 03.11.2023
The first female professor at a German university
The first female professor at a German university

History / Archeology - Event - 02.11.2023
Award for Monica Juneja: Transculturality Established as a Method
Award for Monica Juneja: Transculturality Established as a Method
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