Recent and Archived Press Releases


Celebratory farewell to two Vice-Presidents

The Vice-President for Studies, Teaching and Continuing Education, Professor Dr Anja Freifrau von Richthofen, and the Vice-President for Research and Development, Professor Dr Peter Scholz, received a celebratory farewell and warm thank you from the university for their many years in office.


Erste Hochschulratssitzung auf dem Campus Kamp-Lintfort

Am 28. August 2015 tagte der Hochschulrat der Hochschule Rhein-Waal auf dem Campus Kamp-Lintfort. Im Rahmen der Hochschulratssitzung besichtigten die Mitglieder das Bergwerk West in Kamp-Lintfort.


zdi-Workshop „Kfz-Technik für Mädchen“ am Berufskolleg des Kreises Kleve in Kleve

In Zusammenarbeit mit dem zdi-Zentrum Kreis Kleve cleverMINT der Hochschule Rhein-Waal findet erstmalig ein Kfz-Workshop unter dem Motto „Tüfteln, Schrauben, Reifen wechseln“ speziell für Mädchen der 9. und 10. Klassenstufen statt.


Study trip to southern France

Wheels of goat cheese, crusty loaves of steaming baguettes in the morning, and lavender represent only a taste of the 10 days that students of Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences recently spent in southern France.


Summer School: Storytelling, Digital Media and Museums

In Summer School: Storytelling, Digital Media & Museums, 30 young researchers from around the world will gather in a six-day workshop to develop and discuss new digital teaching methods inspired by the artist Joseph Beuys. The workshop will be held from 13 to 19 September in Museum Schloss Moyland.


HSRW Submarine Team takes second place in Washington

The HSRW Submarine Team of Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences came in an outstanding second place at the 13th International Submarine Races in Washington D.C.


Fit and healthy in the workplace

 sechs Studierende des Bachelorstudiengangs „Qualität, Umwelt, Sicherheit und Hygiene“ mit dem Brandschutzbeauftragten der Hochschule Rhein-Waal, Heinz Lippe.

The Fire Safety Officer and students of Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences initiated the first annual Safety and Health Day on the Kleve Campus. The day-long programme was dedicated to strengthening the social and mental well-being of students and staff.


Design competition on ‘Digital Manufacturing’

Student Teresa Joeken designs winning book cover in a competition on ‘Digital Manufacturing’ held by the Information and Communication Design programme.



Solar-powered workshop for regional pupils at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences

Energy, the pupils-only laboratory of the zdi Centre cleverMINT for the district of Kleve, has launched its summer workshop programme for regional pupils. The 2015 programme started off with a four-day practical workshop on solar energy.


Rhine-Waal student wins award in nation-wide poster design competition of the Frankfurt Book Fair

Katja Kandora takes 2nd place in the 2015 Competition for Young Designers, which included 299 submissions from 22 universities across Germany.