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New Website with Information on ENGAGE.EU
The University of Mannheim and six other European universities together make up the European University ENGAGE.EU. This week, a new website with information and news on ENGAGE.EU has gone online.
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Survey Among Businesses in Mannheim Shows that December Lockdown did not Affect but Shift Profits in Closed Sectors
The second lockdown is another huge challenge for all affected businesses. Unfortunately, relief is not yet in sight, as the federal government and the state governments decided to extend the business closures and imposed further restrictions on businesses. The coronavirus survey of the German ...
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University of Mannheim Supports Local Public Transport Company RNV in its Transition to Hydrogen Buses
The Mannheim Institute for Sustainable Energy Studies (MISES) was awarded the contract to provide scientific support for the “H2 Rhein-Neckar” project. The project aims at converting the entire RNV bus fleet into hydrogen and fuel cell powered vehicles.
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Two Young Researchers of the University of Mannheim Accepted into the Elite Program of the Baden-Württemberg Stiftung
Junior professor Dr. David Johannes Prömel and Dr. Ruben Bach were successful in their application for admission to the prestigious elite program of the Baden-Württemberg Stiftung. This year, a total of 14 post-doctoral researchers from Baden-Württemberg will benefit from the foundation's funding.
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Library: Picking-Up Media Possible since 13 January
Due to the new coronavirus decree, the University Library will stay closed until 31 January 2021. Borrowing of pre-ordered media will be possible again on a limited basis from Wednesday, 13 January 2021.
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The Wirtschaftswoche Ranking: In the Category “Lifetime Achievement”, Professor Homburg Is the Leading Researcher in Business Administration / Double Victory for Mannheim Scientists
The current Wirtschaftswoche lifetime ranking for business administration researchers assigns Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Christian Homburg, Mannheim marketing expert, the first rank as the top researcher in business administration in the German-speaking world. Dr. Dr. h.c. Martin Weber, distinguished ...
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New Website on the University’s Sustainability Strategy
The University of Mannheim has launched a new website to inform readers of its ongoing and future sustainability measures. In addition to information on research projects, student commitment and cooperation projects with external institutions, you will learn more about the working group on ...
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Why Is the Corona-Warn-App Not Used More Often?
Professor Annelies Blom led a study at the University of Mannheim that sheds light on the reasons why the Corona-Warn-App fails to achieve its intended impact. The study also explores obstacles for two relevant groups of the population.
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Mannheim Psychologist Jutta Mata and the National Academy of Sciences Call for Stricter Corona Measures
Looking at the upcoming holidays, the New Year and the current pandemic situation, the National Academy of Sciences, Leopoldina, has published an urgent call for action. Among the authors of the publication are experts of the Leopoldina, the president of the Robert Koch Institute, Lothar Wieler, ...
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Virtual Study Offer of the European University
Students of the University of Mannheim can study virtually at several renowned universities across Europe within the Online Exchange Initiative of the European University engage.eu.