Visit of the National Technical University – Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute in Kharkiv / Ukraine
Prof. Dr. Gregor van der Beek and Prof. dr. Jakob Lempp visited the Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute in Ukraine from the 9th to 11th of July 2019. The university is one of the oldest universities in the country and is characterized by a large number of international contacts, including Germany.
The Faculty Society and Economics is proud to release her graduates to start their professional life
With a festive ceremony and a following champagne reception, the Faculty Society and Economics released this year’s Bachelor and Master Graduates and wished them all the best for their future.
On 1st July 2019 87 graduates and their families and friends experienced a moving afternoon with many speeches and honors. The ceremony was accompanied by Prof. Dr. Thomas Pitz who was playing the piano. In his speech the Dean, Prof. Dr. Ralf Klapdor thanked the graduates of the Faculty Society and Economics: “We are proud of our graduates, especially the international graduates, because they had to get used to a foreign society and culture. But also the German graduates benefit from the unique, international atmosphere and we hope that after graduation both groups will take these positive impulses and experiences along on their further life.”.
Master´s students at Rhine-Waal University go on an excursion to the European Central Bank and German Central Bank in Frankfurt
26 students in the “Economics and Finance” Master´s program at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences visited the European Central Bank (ECB) and German Central Bank (GCB) in Frankfurt on June 13-14, 2019. The excursion was a part of the course “Applied Research Project” and its aim was to familiarize students with the work of two of the most powerful financial institutions in Europe.
To raise awareness about the urgent need for action with regards to climate change, ten professors at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences initiated the campaign LecturesForFuture. Which has been organised to support the FridaysForFuture movement and the students’ request for politics to take immediate steps in order to stop climate change worldwide. The LecturesForFuture will take place from 14th to 20th June 2019 across countries and different academic disciplines. The campaign is organised in cooperation with the ScientistsForFuture.
Prof. Dr. Jakob Lempp attends the international conference "The EU, Central Asia and the South Caucasus: New Approaches to Regional and International Cooperation"
On the 23rd and 24th of May 2019 Prof. Dr. Jakob Lempp attends the international conference "The EU, Central Asia and the South Caucasus: New Approaches to Regional and International Cooperation" in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The conference, organized by the Institute for European Politics in Berlin, the Center international de formation européenne, the European Union and the OSCE Academy, brought together experts from science and politics and addressed topics of regional integration in Europe, the Caucasus region and Central Asia. Jakob Lempp took over the chai in the panel "Regional and International Cooperation in the Areas of Trade and Energy".