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Fast track to promotion

When Mufutau Muyiwa sets his mind to something, he usually achieves it. Difficult tasks and great challenges magically attract the Nigerian. And of course that also applies to his academic career...

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Digital Vernissage: "At Second Glance — 1 City 1000 Stories"

Are Erfurt's construction sites a curse or a blessing? What are pink moments in Rieth or how many Fynn Kliemanns are there in Erfurt? Students at the University of Erfurt asked themselves these and other questions as part of the photojournalistic…

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Virtual reconstruction of the Great Synagogue offers exciting insights into history

In the theme year "Nine Centuries of Jewish Life in Thuringia", an innovative project brings the time of the awakening 150 years ago to life: the virtual reconstruction of the Great Synagogue. The University of Erfurt is also involved.

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New publication: Mathematics for Reading Plato

A new book by Kai Brodersen, Professor of Ancient Culture at the University of Erfurt, has been published by wbg in Darmstadt under the title "Theon of Smyrna: Mathematics for Reading Plato".

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Romance Studies photo competition: Winners have been chosen

Seeing photos from all over the world, reminiscing and awakening a shared passion - these are just a few of the reasons why the Department of Romance Studies at the University of Erfurt did not want to forego its annual photo competition, despite the…

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DAAD funds research project on intercultural German studies for another year

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is supporting the research project "Intercultural German Studies: Impulses for Research and Teaching on Words and Texts" at the University of Erfurt for another year. For this, it has now granted the head…

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University of Erfurt awards internationalisation prize again

The internationalisation of teaching, research and administration is a task that all universities must face today. However, this is not a process that runs on its own, but requires committed actors. The University of Erfurt has therefore announced a…

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New publication: Why a good doctor should also be a philosopher

A new book by Kai Brodersen has just been published by Hiersemann Verlag Stuttgart. "Galenos: Doctor and Philosopher", which the professor of ancient culture at the University of Erfurt has indexed and translated, describes why a good doctor should…

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