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Guest Lecture: "Catholicism in the USA and the American 'Culture War' as a Theological Crisis".

Donald Trump's presidency has exacerbated the American crisis. But it is not only a crisis of society and state, but, according to the thesis of church historian Massimo Faggioli, also a crisis of the Catholic Church, as the theologian will explain…

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TMWWDG funds new research unit for eyewitness interviews at the University of Erfurt

The Thuringian Ministry of Economics, Science and Digital Society (TMWWDG) is supporting the establishment of a new research unit for contemporary witness interviews at the University of Erfurt with 300,000 euros in funding until the end of August…

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Welcome, Professor Mariana Llanos!

We have welcomed a new face to the University of Erfurt for the summer semester 2021. Mariana Llanos has been jointly appointed by the Faculty of Economics, Law and Social Sciences and the German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA) in…

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Changed opening hours at the University Library

The Erfurt University Library is changing its opening hours from 31 May until further notice as follows:

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New publication: "Nikomachos von Gerasa: Einführung in die Arithmetik."

Under the title "Nicomachus von Gerasa: Einführung in die Arithmetik." a new book by Kai Brodersen has now been published by De Gruyter.

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Festive awarding of the 2021 Doctoral Prize

For the second time the University of Erfurt is awarding a doctoral prize this year. With this award, it recognises the excellent dissertation of a young researcher submitted to the University of Erfurt every two years.

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Discussion event: "The European Green Deal and German Economic Competitiveness"

Andreas Goldthau, Professor of Public Policy at the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy at the University of Erfurt, will moderate a digital discussion event of the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) entitled "The European Green Deal and…

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Digital guest lecture by the theologian Simone Kotva at the University of Erfurt

The relationship between philosophical and theological questions is the subject of a lecture to which the Theologische Forschungskolleg at the University of Erfurt has invited the Norwegian theologian Simone Kotva. The digital guest lecture will take…

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