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“In threatening situations, people often rise above themselves”

Many people are currently feeling anxious, because life is not the same as before due to the corona pandemic. The clinical psychologist and anxiety researcher Prof. Dr. Georg W. Alpers of the University of Mannheim answers questions and gives tips on how to cope with the situation.

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Spontaneous Support in Times of Crisis: Emmas.app Now Free for Regional Grocers

Emmas.app, an application co-developed by researchers from the University of Mannheim, enables even small grocers to offer their customers contactless shopping from home during the corona crisis.

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Closure of the tram stops “Universität” and “Schloss” from March 13 to 30

Due to track construction work, there are no trams running between Mannheim Central Station and Paradeplatz. Buses, too, cannot reach all stops as usual.

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Was treibt Aktienpreise? Vortrag von Professor Klaus Adam am 28. März

Professor Adam erläutert verschiedene Ansätze, die versuchen, die Schwankungen von Aktienpreisen zu erklären.

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Mannheim Psychologist Awarded Most Important German Prize for Early-Stage Researchers

Dr. Monika Undorf will receive the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize 2020 for her research on metamemory.

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How Do Ideologies and Lobbying Connections of U.S. Politicians Influence Corporate Accounting?

A team led by Prof. Jannis Bischof of the collaborative research center “Accounting for Transparency” recently conducted a study on the influence of U.S. members of Congress on corporate accounting. The researchers found out that ideologically motivated legislators only participate in the regulation ...

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Construction Work in the Ehrenhof Ost

Due to the construction work in the Ehrenhof Ost, the passageway between Ehrenhof and Stiler Hof has been closed since the beginning of February 2020. The detour goes via Bismarckstraße and Otto-Selz-Straße. The renovation of Ehrenhof Ost is expected to be completed by mid-July 2022. Click here for ...

Events

31

Mar

7:30 p.m.
11:00 p.m.

online

Startup Lounge #75 - That´s my journey (online)

Bei der Startup Lounge des Mannheim Center for Entreprenership and Innovation (MCEI) stehen Austausch und Inspiration zum Thema Startup-Entwicklung und -Gründung im Mittelpunkt.

19:30 - 23:00
online

20

Apr

7:00 p.m.

O 145

Einführungsveranstaltung Auslandssemester

Studierende, die sich für einen Auslandsaufenthalt während des Mannheimer Bachelor- oder Masterstudiums interessieren, sollten zunächst unbedingt die „Einführungsveranstaltung...

19:00
O 145

21

Apr

7:30 p.m.
11:00 p.m.

Café L3

Startup Lounge #75

Bei der Startup Lounge des MCEI steht Austausch und Inspiration zum Thema Startup-Entwicklung und -Gründung im Mittelpunkt.

19:30 - 23:00
Café L3

23

Apr

12:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m.

A5, 6 Room A 231

Colloquia of MZES

Prof. Tod Van Gunten, Ph.D. (University of Edinburgh) gives a lecture about “Where Does Power Come from? Elite Networks and the Presidential Succession in Mexico, 1940–2000”.

12:00 - 13:30
A5, 6 Room A 231

23

Apr

4:00 p.m.

„Mannheim unterirdisch (Bunkertour)“

Führung mit Mannheim Tours e.V.

16:00

27

Apr

12:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m.

A5, 6 Room A 231

Colloquia of MZES

Prof. Chitralekha Basu (University of Cologne) referiert über “Democratizing from Within: British Elites and the Expansion of the Franchise”.

12:00 - 13:30
A5, 6 Room A 231

28

Apr

5:15 p.m.

SN169

Klimaangepasste Staudenkonzepte für das öffentliche und priv...

Öffentliche Ringvorlesung „Geschichte. Klima. Zukunft – Natur und Kultur im Dialog“.

17:15
SN169