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Public Funds as an Electoral Tool

Public Funds as an Electoral Tool

A study shows that the government in Indonesia awards funding to districts depending on political factors

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How the waterwheel plant snaps

How the waterwheel plant snaps

Biologists and civil engineers have analysed the rapid movement of the snap-trap with which the carnivorous plant catches its prey

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Angela Merkel Applauds Eucor – The European Campus

Angela Merkel Applauds Eucor – The European Campus

The chancellor talked about Emmanuel Macron’s vision of a “European university” for the first time

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Excellent Sport Science

Excellent Sport Science

The Centre for Higher Education has ranked Freiburg’s course offerings first nationwide

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Gaining trainees

Gaining trainees

University of Freiburg signs cooperation deals with two further Freiburg schools

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Innovative power

Innovative power

Freiburg returns to top of the table in Thomson-Reuters ranking of Europe’s most innovative universities

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The Usefulness of Ignorance

The Usefulness of Ignorance

The 2018 summer semester “Lunch Lectures” at the Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies will begin May 3, 2018

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WhatsApp message to the University of Freiburg

WhatsApp message to the University of Freiburg

Students and prospective students are now able to receive information about their course of study per smartphone

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Flavins keep a handy helper in their pocket

Flavins keep a handy helper in their pocket

Freiburg researchers show for the first time in detail how a flavin-containing enzyme interacts with oxygen

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Karl Marx – a “dead dog”?

Karl Marx – a “dead dog”?

Podium discussion on 25.04.2018 to launch the lecture series “200 Jahre Marx,” 200 years of Marx.

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Leisure and learning

Leisure and learning

Collaborative research center holds a series of lectures this summer semester, starting 19.04.2018.

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Security, Development, Migration

Security, Development, Migration

A seminar from eight universities analyzes current EU-African affairs in a cross-site e-learning format

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Religion in today’s popular culture

Religion in today’s popular culture

Lecture series run jointly by the Faculty of Theology and the Center for Popular Culture and Music begins on 19.04.2018

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Marlene Bartos receives ERC Advanced Grant

Marlene Bartos receives ERC Advanced Grant

The European Research Council awards 2.5 million euro funding to project on the functional role of inhibitory nerve cells in memory formation

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Neuroscience, Stage Productions and Revolts

Neuroscience, Stage Productions and Revolts

The Studium Generale program for the 2018 summer semester is launching new courses

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Karl Valentin Ullrich Establishes a Foundation

Karl Valentin Ullrich Establishes a Foundation

The former head of the Verband der Freunde der Universität Freiburg e.V. aims to support students and postdocs

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A Tailwind for the European Campus

A Tailwind for the European Campus

The Baden-Württemberg federal state government backs a European university for the Upper Rhine region

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Of conifer woods, wild bees and water plants

Of conifer woods, wild bees and water plants

Saturday guided tours tempt the visitor to discover the many sides to the Botanical Gardens.

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200,000 euros for social responsibility

200,000 euros for social responsibility

Press conference for the signing of the Dr. Karl Valentin Ullrich Foundation sponsorship document

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