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The University of Freiburg honors exceptional personalities on June 13, 2018

Freiburg, Jun 05, 2018

Dies Universitatis

Photo: Patrick Seeger

With the 2018 Dies Universitatis, Rector Prof. Dr. Hans-Jochen Schiewer will honor exception personalities who have shown particular commitment to the University of Freiburg -- two will receive the honorary senator designation and three will get the university medal. In addition, other honorees will include the award winners of the Instructional Development Award (IDA), the "Project Competition: Innovative Studies", the Bertha Ottenstein Prize for Special Achievements in Equality and the Prize of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). With the signing of a cooperation agreement for a "School of Education" with the University of Education Freiburg, the University will underscore the importance of teacher education in Freiburg. The keynote lecture entitled "Read or Let Read: Love, Murder and Science in Entertainment Literature from the Time of the Chinese Cultural Revolution" will be held by junior professor Dr. Lena Henningsen from the Institute of Sinology.

  • What: Dies Universitatis

  • When: June 13, 2018, 7pm

  • Where:
    Dreisamstraße 3
    79098 Freiburg

  • The event is open to the general public.

  • Host: University of Freiburg, Rector Prof. Dr. Hans-Jochen Schiewer

  • Contact information: Gregor Kroschel, Tel.: + 49 (0) 761/203-4986

  • No registration is required.

  • The event is free of admission.

  • The event will be held in German.

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