5th round of the Arqus Café starts soon

Students from the universities of the European University Alliance Arqus can soon register for the fifth edition of the Arqus Café, which runs from 19 September to 16 December 2022.

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Zentraler Webauftritt

Brothers and sisters shape character less than thought

Our personality as adults is not determined by whether we grow up with sisters or brothers. This is the finding of an international study by researchers from Leipzig University, the University of Zurich and Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. The results have now been published in the…

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Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät

Second Chance for Science Conference with Researchers from Ukraine

Focusing on research again in times of the omnipresent war in Ukraine, talking shop with like-minded people or just thinking about something else – the reasons for Ukrainian researchers to participate in the Chance for Science conference are as diverse as the range of topics that will be discussed.…

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Medizinische Fakultät

National parks - islands in a desert?

How effective is biodiversity conservation of European and African national parks? This seems to be strongly associated with societal and economic conditions. But even under the most favourable conditions, conservation efforts cannot completely halt emerging threats to biodiversity if conditions…

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Guidance for International Students: Long Waiting Times and Indomitable Willpower

Since 24 February 2022, Helen Matthey and Jana Kuppardt have received numerous requests for advisory services from both prospective students and students from Ukraine. In this interview, they explain how they deal with these challenges and how complex their daily work is.

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Research Centre Global Dynamics (ReCentGlobe)

Interview with JP Dr. Maruschke: Bringing together critical research on pressing global challenges

Dr. Megan Maruschke recently took up the Assistant Professorship for Global Studies at Leipzig University and talks about her goals for the next years.

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