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Social Sciences - Campus - 14.10.2021

Environment - Social Sciences - 03.09.2021

Social Sciences - 27.08.2021

Social Sciences - Innovation - 27.08.2021

Social Sciences - 30.07.2021
A Question of Solidarity: Cultural Heritage in South Asia
Submerged palaces, rediscovered dance traditions, disputed temple complexes: cultural heritage in South Asia takes different forms and is shaped by varying forces in society and politics.

Health - Social Sciences - 19.07.2021
UNITE & DIVIDE: Social Distancing, Alzheimer’s and Anti-Gypsyism
New edition of research magazine RUPERTO CAROLA with articles by 24 Heidelberg academics "It is easier to split an atom than to stamp out prejudice.

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 16.07.2021

Social Sciences - 15.07.2021
Inadequate protection for women and girls seeking refuge in Germany
"Shadow report" with input from the University of Göttingen criticises the Federal Government's implementation of the Istanbul Convention Germany is not meeting its legal obligations to protect refugee women and girls from discrimination.

Social Sciences - Event - 30.06.2021

Health - Social Sciences - 24.06.2021

Social Sciences - Psychology - 11.06.2021

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 10.06.2021

Social Sciences - 10.06.2021

Social Sciences - Economics / Business - 02.06.2021
Lockdown review: Face-to-face exchange makes adolescents happier than online contact
Online contact could not replace face-to-face contact during the second school lockdown / Report on the results of the SOCIALBOND project on social integration in adolescence During the second school lockdown, students suffered above all from limited face-to-face contact with friends.

Event - Social Sciences - 27.05.2021

Social Sciences - Health - 18.05.2021

Health - Social Sciences - 05.05.2021

Social Sciences - Physics - 22.04.2021
Two professors of the University of Cologne win the most prestigious European research grants
Cultural anthropologist Michael Bollig and physicist Stephan Schlemmer receive an ERC Advanced Grant for new research projects The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded the two UoC researchers Professor Dr Michael Bollig and Professor Dr Stephan Schlemmer with an ERC Advanced Grant.

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 20.04.2021

Social Sciences - 14.04.2021

Social Sciences - Media - 12.04.2021
Debate as a cultural technique: From disputations to conflicts on social media
Debate as a cultural technique: From disputations to conflicts on social media
Are we living in a world of lies, as the Süddeutsche Zeitung recently complained in a commentary on Donald Trump's political communication?

Health - Social Sciences - 23.03.2021
Strengthening International Global Health Research
National University of Singapore and Berlin University Alliance supporting five joint research projects No 047/2021 from Mar 23, 2021 As part of the Berlin/Singapore research partnership of the Berlin University Alliance (BUA), five new projects are set to receive funding.

Sport - Social Sciences - 22.03.2021

Politics - Social Sciences - 18.03.2021
How civic dialog can have political impact
How civic dialog can have political impact
Citizen participation is in vogue when it comes to negotiating climate change, refugee policies, and even the renovation of the local hospital.

Social Sciences - 10.03.2021
Visa costs higher for people from poor countries
Visa costs higher for people from poor countries
Research team including Göttingen University sheds light on global inequality in travel permit costs How much do people have to pay for a travel permit to another country? A research team from Göttingen, Paris, Pisa and Florence has investigated the costs around the world. What they found revealed a picture of great inequality.

Social Sciences - Career - 25.02.2021
Researching Social Cohesion Internationally
Berlin University Alliance and University of Oxford fund joint alliance projects / Joint press release by Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Technischen Universität Berlin alon

Social Sciences - Campus - 23.02.2021

Social Sciences - 22.02.2021
Promoting Diversity and Shaping Relations
"Living respectfully, promoting diversity, shaping relations" - with this motto for its campus campaign, Heidelberg University is participating this year in an initiative across the state of Baden-Württemberg.

Environment - Social Sciences - 16.12.2020
For paradigm shifts in conservation science and urban anthropology
European Research Council approvesConsolidator Grants for two HU researchers Prof. Tobias Kuemmerle (Geography Department and IRI THESys) and Prof. Ignacio Farías (Department of European Ethnology and IRI THESys) from the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU) are receiving an ERC Consolidator Grant.

Social Sciences - Politics - 15.12.2020
Discussion and de-escalation in social media
Discussion and de-escalation in social media
International research team awarded funding to develop AI-based, social media "moderator" It-s a familiar situation: a compelling discussion develops on Tw­­itter, Facebook or Instagram - it could

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 03.12.2020

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 22.10.2020
Well informed, less involved
PISA study surveys youth on global and intercultural topics Germany's youth feel well informed about global issues such as poverty and climate change, feel qualified to judge such topics and they also indicate respect for people from other cultures.

Social Sciences - 18.08.2020
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