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Application for Master’s Programs - Spring Semester 2021

Application period: 09th November to 30th November 2020

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International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on November 25, 2020, the Department of Gender and Equal Opportunity of the University of Mannheim has designed a new website to draw attention to violence against women and girls. The website offers help to ...

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U7+ Higher Education Alliance: Presidents from Universities Worldwide Discuss Global Issues Affecting Youth

From November 22 to 24, the second "U7+ Alliance of World Universities Presidential Summit“ takes place virtually. Interested members of the broader public are cordially invited to the Summit’s main plenary session on November 24 at 3:30 p.m. (CET), in which the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth ...

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Hundreds of Copies of Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica Found in New Census

Dr. Andrej Svorenčík, postdoctoral researcher at the University of Mannheim, and Professor Mordechai Feingold of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have unearthed previously uncounted copies of Isaac Newton's groundbreaking science book in a decade-long search.

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Ursula Wolf, Professor of Philosophy, Receives Honorary Doctorate

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Lucerne awarded the honorary doctorate to Ursula Wolf, distinguished retired professor at the Department of Philosophy.

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Dr. Maximilian Merath Receives Südwestmetall Award for Early-Stage Researchers

The researcher at the University of Mannheim’s Business School has received the award for his doctoral dissertation on “Decision Making in Supply Risk and Supply Disruption Management”.

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Study on the Connection between Consuming Coronavirus News and Complying with Preventive Measures

Psychologists at the University of Mannheim, headed by Prof. Georg W. Alpers, found out that people actively avoiding coronavirus news are less compliant with the preventive measures and regulations imposed by the government for fighting the pandemic. The study was published in the renowned journal ...

Events

24

Nov

7:30 p.m.
10:00 p.m.

Zoom

MCEI Startup Lounge #82 - Kerith

The Mannheim Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MCEI) invites you to learn more about the Startup Kerith.

19:30 - 22:00
Zoom

25

Nov

10:30 a.m.
12:30 p.m.

online

Social Economy Scientific Conference - Session II

The second session carries the titel “Social economy as part of an ecosystem – A conducive environment for the development and spread of new models, technologies and concepts”

10:30 - 12:30
online

25

Nov

2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m.

online

Social Economy Scientific Conference - Session III

The third session carries the titel “Social economy as a partner for policymakers and the not for profit sector – Principles, strategies and tools for accelerating innovative and…

14:30 - 16:30
online

25

Nov

online via Zoom

Open Science Meetup

The Mannheim Open Science Meetup turns one year old and invites scholars from all scientific disciplines to the next Meetup which will feature a talk and a discussion on Open Peer…

online via Zoom

25

Nov

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

Zoom

Poetry Workshop with Harvard Students

Students learn in this workshop how to prevent loneliness and social isolation by reading poems and talking about them.

19:00 - 20:00
Zoom

30

Nov

12:00 p.m.

online via Zoom

MZES Kolloquium: Take the Streets or Take the Parliament?

Dr. Svenja Krauss, University of Essex, speaks about the topic “Take the Streets or Take the Parliament? Political Participation Choices for Radical Left (Non-)Voters”.

12:00
online via Zoom

30

Nov

4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m.

online

Info Session MMM for Prospective Students

Get to know the Master's program “Mannheim Master in Management”.

16:30 - 17:30
online