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Gotha Library Talks

The Gotha Research Library of the University of Erfurt is one of the largest historical libraries in Germany. It preserves an outstanding European and non-European collection of manuscripts, printed works and maps from the Middle Ages to modern times…

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Cloister Talks: "Food for thought: Jewish voices in a plural society"

The Catholic Forum in the State of Thuringia and the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Erfurt invite to their joint Cloister Talks again in 2021. This year's motto is "Food for thought: Jewish voices in a plural society" and will take…

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Online lecture on the letter collection of Valis of Habesch-Dschidda

The Research Library Gotha of the University of Erfurt invites all to the next online lecture "The Letter Collection of Valis of Habesch-Dschidda" by Professor Henning Sievert (Heidelberg) in the series "Gotha Manuscript Talks". The event will take…

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Gotha Summer School 2021

"Weather Phenomena, Natural Observations and Records as Elements of a Climate History" is the topic of the summer school organized by the Gotha research institutions of the University of Erfurt together with the Friedenstein Castle Foundation from…

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"Commemoration without Knowledge? Soviet arrests and special camps in the culture of remembrance since 1990"

"Commemoration without knowledge?" is the title of the next digital colloquium event of the research network "Dictatorship experience and transformation" at the University of Erfurt. On Thursday, 15 April, it will focus on Soviet arrests and special…

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Access to teaching and event rooms with QR code

In order to protect its students and employees, the University of Erfurt is legally obliged to record the presence of persons in teaching and event rooms during the Corona pandemic. This is to enable the health authorities to trace and quickly…

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Summer semester 2021 will also be a "pandemic semester".

The Presidium of the University of Erfurt has declared the summer semester 2021 (according to the Corona Statutes) to be a pandemic semester, updated the Statutes accordingly and put them into effect by emergency decision of the President.

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Public Lecture Series: Gardens: History, Form, Future"

In the summer semester of 2021, the University of Erfurt and the University of Applied Sciences will once again jointly organise a public lecture series - for Corona reasons as an online event. This time, in keeping with the "BUGA Erfurt 2021", the…

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