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Administration - Social Sciences - 25.04.2016
M.A. in Childhood Studies and Children’s Rights at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
Application Deadline: May 15 We are very happy to announce that the international interdisciplinary course M.A. Childhood Studies and Children's Rights (MACR) , which has been offered at Freie Universität Berlin since 2007, has found a new home institution and will be continued.

Social Sciences - Administration - 25.04.2016

Social Sciences - Civil Engineering - 12.02.2016
Interactive Online Documentary: Ageing in urban Asia
Heidelberg researchers present website with short films and texts - research project of the Cluster of Excellence 'Asia and Europe in a Global Context' What is life like for older people in Asian cities and what changes do they observe in their environment?

Social Sciences - Interdisciplinary / All Categories - 08.02.2016
New Center for Gender Studies at Freie Universität Berlin
Named after Philosophy Professor Margherita von Brentano The Margherita von Brentano Center was founded at Freie Universität.

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 29.01.2016
Social entrepreneur recognized by Forbes for
Social entrepreneur recognized by Forbes for "OneDollarGlasses"
US business magazine Forbes has included Technical University of Munich (TUM) graduate Jakob Schillinger in its 30 Under 30 Europe list for social entrepreneurs.

Social Sciences - 27.01.2016
The future of the metropolitan area Munich
The future of the metropolitan area Munich
Where is housing space needed the most? How do residents feel about the shopping facilities near their living and working spaces? And what can companies do to encourage their employees to stay put? I

Physics - Social Sciences - 21.01.2016
Never Again Fukushima
European Premiere of Documentary on Anti-nuclear Movement in Japan with Director Eiji Oguma on February 4, 2016 In his documentary Tell the Prime Minister , the Japanese director and scientist Eiji O

Social Sciences - 05.01.2016
Rethinking Equality
Public Conference on March 3 and 4, 2016, at Freie Universität A conference being held on March 3 and 4, 2016, at Freie Universität Berlin will address social inequality.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 17.12.2015
"The Humanities have always been pioneers to internationalization"
There is a quick, clear answer to any question about his roots: Abitur in Schweinfurt (Bavaria), then university studies, PhD and a professorship at the Universities of Erlangen, Canterbury, Cambridge and Cologne.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 17.12.2015
Book Series on Academic History of Freie Universität Completed
Alumnus with Student ID Number 1 and Sociologist Published Seven-volume Series The academic history of Freie Universität is presented in a series of books published by the academic publisher, V & R Unipress.

Social Sciences - Life Sciences - 12.11.2015
Social Media May Offer Neuroscientists a Treasure Trove of Research Material
Publication by Dr. Dar Meshi from the Department of Education and Psychology at Freie Universität in Latest Issue of "Trends in Cognitive Sciences" Because social media are used so pervasively

Social Sciences - 10.11.2015

Health - Social Sciences - 09.11.2015
Healthy Aging in Men and Women
Inaugural Lecture by Dr. Irina Catrinel Cr'ciun as International Visiting Professor of Gender Studies at Freie Universität on November 16 Healthy aging is the focus of the inaugural lecture to

Health - Social Sciences - 14.10.2015
Irina Catrinel Cr ciun Is New International Visiting Professor of Gender Studies at Freie Universität Berlin
Romanian Expert in Health Psychology to Teach and Conduct Research at Freie Universität / Inaugural Lecture on November 16 The Romanian health psychologist Irina Catrinel Cr'ciun will take over the D

Social Sciences - 12.10.2015
Double Vision: Albrecht Dürer & William Kentridge
Exhibition Project of the DFG Transfer Project "Evidenz ausstellen" by Freie Universität and Berlin Kupferstichkabinett / Exhibition Opening on November 19, 2015 Works by Albrecht Dürer and William K

Astronomy / Space Science - Social Sciences - 01.10.2015
Magnifying Glass or Telescope - Scales of Knowledge
Heidelberg University's Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context" will host an international conference focused on how scales are selected in pursuing research and the investigative methods used.

Environment - Social Sciences - 18.09.2015
How Cultural Perceptions Influence the Course of Sustainable Development
Heidelberg University has invited outstanding doctoral students from Brazil, China, Germany, Greece, Great Britain, India, Austria, Sweden and Spain to explore the national and global aspects of sustainable development.

Administration - Social Sciences - 03.09.2015
DFG Funding Atlas 2015: Freie Universität Berlin Continues to Rank among Top Universities
Leading Again in Humanities and Social Sciences In the seventh funding ranking of the German Research Foundation (DFG), Freie Universität Berlin has maintained its leading position among research universities in Germany.

Health - Social Sciences - 01.09.2015
The majority of Syrian refugee children are ill
More than a third of Syrian refugee children in Germany are suffering from a psychological disorder, and the vast majority has a physical disorder.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 31.08.2015
Archaeologists Find Artefacts from First Mosque in Germany
Archaeologists Find Artefacts from First Mosque in Germany
Team of Archaeologists Discovered Parts of the Wooden Dome and Fragments of the Mosque Window During excavations near Wünsdorf, about 40 kilometers south of Berlin, archaeologists from Freie Universi

Religions - Social Sciences - 19.08.2015
Catholics advocate the recognition of different realities of life
At first, it was only meant to be a small contribution to an initiative started by Pope Francis to conduct a survey entitled "Ask the Faithful!" But then the reaction to the questionnaire (www.

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 07.07.2015
Economic Systems, Markets, and Institutions: Germany and Russia in Comparison
Institute for East European Studies of Freie Universität Coordinating Volkswagen Summer School in Berlin, September 29 to October 10, 2015 / Applications Being Accepted until July 20 A cross-institut

Linguistics / Literature - Social Sciences - 06.07.2015
Visions of Global Approaches in Chinese and European Modernisms
Interdisciplinary Conference on July 9 and 10 at Freie Universität An international conference to be held July 9 and 10, 2015, at Freie Universität Berlin will address global visions in Chinese and European literature and culture of the 20th century.

Social Sciences - 06.07.2015
Brazil under Pressure: Challenges and Alternatives
Public Roundtable on Current Situation in Brazil: July 10, 2015, at Latin America Institute at Freie Universität Berlin A roundtable to be held on July 10, 2015, at the Institute for Latin American S

Social Sciences - 03.06.2015
Provincializing the Social Sciences
International Workshop June 4-6, 2015, at Freie Universität The three-day workshop departs from the insight that the much lamented "crisis" of area studies has to be understood and coupled with as a larger "crisis" of the social sciences.

Social Sciences - Interdisciplinary / All Categories - 28.04.2015

Administration - Social Sciences - 13.04.2015

Law - Social Sciences - 30.03.2015
Dissolution of the State and Guarantee for Human Rights?
Fourth Panel Discussion of the European Salon on April 27, 2015 / Topic: Perspectives of European Migration Policy Migration is the topic to be discussed in the fourth panel discussion of the European Salon series on April 27, 2015, on the premises of the Representation of the Saarland.

Social Sciences - Event - 25.03.2015

Social Sciences - 12.03.2015
"Published e-mail has obviously been faked"
"Published e-mail has obviously been faked" Statement of the President of Leipzig University In the meantime, President of Leipzig University Professor Beate Schücking has had the opportunity to read the e-mail correspondence between Professor Beck-Sickinger and the student from India.

Law - Social Sciences - 02.07.2013
4.5 Million Euros Granted for German-Israeli Research Program on "Human Rights Under Pressure"
German Research Foundation (DFG) and Einstein Foundation Berlin to fund a collaborative doctoral research program at Freie Universität Berlin and Hebrew University of Jerusalem: First German-Israeli

Philosophy - Social Sciences - 17.10.2011
Philosophy in a global perspective
A public lecture series at Heidelberg University will address the question of how philosophy can be viewed from a global perspective and what challenges and opportunities arise from this.