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How Do Migrants Age? International Joint Research Project Receives Funding from the Volkswagen Foundation
The Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) at the University of Mannheim has received funding in the amount of EUR 1.2 million from the Volkswagen Foundation. Together with colleagues from the Netherlands, Turkiye and Italy, project manager Professor Katja Möhring wants to investigate ...
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Refugee Researcher from Russia to Conduct Research at the University of Mannheim
The German Research Foundation (DFG) has approved the integration of a Russian refugee researcher into the research group “Reconfiguration and Internalization of Social Structure (RISS)” for three years. For security reasons she wishes to remain anonymous. Professor Richard Traunmüller, political ...
Expert Talk with Luka Mucic and Christian Schier from SAP
The event is part of the ENGAGE.EU Think Tank on 29 September
Kids’ University
University is just for grown-ups? Quite the contrary: At the Kids’ University, the participating children learn something about the coincidences and probabilities of everyday life (8 October), go on an exciting journey through Italy (12 November) and get to know their own eating habits from a ...
GBP Monitor: More and more companies overstate their profits in financial statements
The September report of the German Business Panel (GBP) shows that financial information of companies must currently be taken with a grain of salt. It seems that companies are using their room for manoeuver more than they used to, and that they use it, in particular, to make their profits appear ...
Zero Tolerance for Harassment and Violence
The “No to harassment” initiative of the Department of Gender Equality and Social Diversity of the University of Mannheim raises awareness of the issue of harassment and offers advice for those affected. In addition, university members have now been trained for more safety in nightlife as part of ...
Public Panel Discussion on “Open Science”
From 26 to 30 September, the Trifels Summer School on Open Science will take place. The Summer School is part of a long-term series of events and, this year, hosted by the University of Mannheim. On Thursday, 29 September, all those interested are invited to the “Trifelser Gespräch”, a panel ...

Events

10

Oct

1:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.

Open Science Day 2022

The 4th annual Mannheim Open Science Day – a fantastic opportunity to showcase and discuss the diverse array of Open Science activities taking place at the University of Mannheim and beyond.

13:00 – 17:00

10

Oct

5:00 p.m.
6:15 p.m.

Lecture series
EW 161 & online
Jens Burchardt (Boston Consulting Group)

Decarbonization Seminar – Presentation by Jens Burchardt

The Decarbonization Seminar hosts speakers and participants from academia and industry to discuss latest advances and challenges associated with the transition towards a decarbonized energy economy.

17:00 – 18:15
EW 161 & online

11

Oct

10:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m.

ReproHack 2022

The ReproHack 2022 will take place as part of the Open Science Day 2022 at the University of Mannheim.

10:00 – 17:00

11

Oct

10:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m.

Information event
online

Info Session “Mannheim Master in Management”

With special information for International Students (non EU/EEA), but everybody welcome

10:00 – 11:30
online

11

Oct

7:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m.

Lecture series
SN 169
Prof. Dr. Joachim Funke (University of Heidelberg)

Think global, act local: Klimawandel als große gesellschaftliche Herausforderung

A presentation that is part of the “Climate Change Lecture Series” (original title: Ringvorlesung Klimawandel) by the AStA and the student organization 'Plurale Ökonomik'

19:00 – 20:30
SN 169

17

Oct

5:00 p.m.
6:15 p.m.

Lecture series
EW 161 & online
Jody Grewal (University of Toronto)

Decarbonization Seminar – Presentation by Jody Grewal

The Decarbonization Seminar hosts speakers and participants from academia and industry to discuss latest advances and challenges associated with the transition towards a decarbonized energy economy.

17:00 – 18:15
EW 161 & online

19

Oct

4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m.

Lecture
presence

Online Information Session for Prospective Students + Campus Tour

Information Session of the Prospective Student Advising Center (in German)

16:00 – 18:00
presence