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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

Social Sciences - 31.07.2020

Social Sciences - 22.07.2020

Law - Social Sciences - 15.07.2020

Event - Social Sciences - 24.06.2020

Social Sciences - 08.06.2020

Social Sciences - Health - 02.06.2020
Domestic violence during the coronavirus pandemic
First major study on the experiences of women and children in Germany Around 3 percent of women in Germany were subject to physical violence at home during the strict lockdown period and 3.6 percent were raped by their partner. In 6.5 percent of all households, children were subjected to violent forms of punishment.

Social Sciences - Politics - 03.05.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 22.04.2020
Good teeth and well fed: grave find provides insights into the everyday lives of the elite in antiquity
Good teeth and well fed: grave find provides insights into the everyday lives of the elite in antiquity
It was a surprising discovery that the archaeologists made. A team from the Asia Minor Research Centre at the Department of History at the University of Münster, working together with archaeologists from the Museum of Archaeology in the town of Gaziantep, uncovered the remains of 91 people from the time of imperial Rome in a rock-cut burial chamber in the ancient city of Doliche in south-eastern Turkey.

Social Sciences - Environment - 03.04.2020

Social Sciences - Health - 20.03.2020
'No man is an island'
’No man is an island’
In these times of the coronavirus crisis, 'Social Distancing' is called for: all people should refrain from shaking hands, maintain a safe distance of at least two metres from each other and stay at home if possible.