Commitment to the energy transition: Mario Cornaló tells us what appeals to him about working in the European energy sector.
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Commitment to the energy transition: Mario Cornaló tells us what appeals to him about working in the European energy sector.
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Commitment to climate action

Germany alumnus Mario Cornaló tells us what brought him to Germany for a semester abroad, why working in the European energy sector is so exciting for him now and how he contributes to the energy transition with his work in offshore wind parks.

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Ahmad Sami Qaddura

Refugee from Syria: With a scholarship to a Bachelor's degree

Ahmad Sami Qaddura fled to Germany to escape the civil war in his home country. Today he has a bachelor's degree and a permanent position with the largest software company in Europe.

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    Cultural tips - 2030 Agenda

    01.12.2022

    From poetry slam to photography, from theater to graffiti, from music to dance, from architecture to cultural events - every day of this Advent brings a new cultural tip in which the goals of the 2030 Agenda find artistic expression.

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    A jab to counter malaria

    23.11.2022

    DAAD alumnae Dr Gabriela Figueroa Miranda and Dr Viviana Rincón Montes are working as postdocs at Forschungszentrum Jülich to develop a new and highly effective rapid test for malaria. They were accordingly honoured with the Innovation Award of the State of NRW in May 2022.

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  • SDG Ziel 13: Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    SDG Ziel 7: Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
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    Commitment to climate action

    18.11.2022

    Mario Cornaló tells us what brought him to Germany for a semester abroad, and why working in the European energy sector is so exciting for him now. 

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    Sustainable careers: green jobs in Germany

    09.11.2022

    Find out what exactly is meant by ‘green jobs’ and the areas where you can find them, and learn about the opportunities they are creating for international professionals.

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  • Infographics: Behördendeutsch, what´s that? Illustration of a confused woman, an official document and a stamp
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    Infographic: Behördendeutsch - what's that?

    04.11.2022

    Infographic

    Behördendeutsch is a form of written German favoured by authorities and civil servants. It is often highly convoluted and can sometimes be difficult to understand. In this infographic we point out some of the key features and offer tips for easier communication with the authorities.

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  • SDG Ziel 11: Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
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    © DAAD/Jasmin Zwick

    Ideas for the urban environment of the future

    03.11.2022

    What is it that defines social, sustainable and smart urban environments – and how can they become a reality? A symposium for DAAD alumni in Leipzig revealed stimulating approaches.

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  • Konzept der digitalen Transformation. Systemtechnik. Binärcode. Programmierung.
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    How to communicate your research

    25.10.2022

    Communication is a key aspect of the science system, and one that is becoming increasingly important. But which format is best suited to which topics and purposes? We have compiled a brief overview of the most effective and innovative communication formats.

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    Openness and responsibility towards society

    25.10.2022

    Transparent and dialogue-oriented science communication makes research more apparent to the general population. Dr Alexandra Borissova Saleh narrates in an interview how she was able to increase the significance of science communication in Russia prior to its war of aggression against Ukraine.

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    09.12.2022 - 09.12.2022

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    Seminar

    Project management skills are important to succeed in any job, whether you are a project manager or a team member. Regardless of your role, you will almost certainly be managing projects - be it a team initiative or simply a task or responsibility on your own to-do list. In any job, you will need to use a range of project management skills to plan, execute and complete your work.

    If you want to learn more about such skills, attend this online seminar on project management.

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    COP27 - a defining moment in the fight against climate change?

    08.12.2022

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    Virtual Coffee Break

    In this Virtual Coffee Break, you will get to know how a World Climate Conference works as well as about the main outcomes of COP27 in Sharm el Shaik. Furthermore, you will learn about the role of the nature theme in the global climate agenda and how nature was treated in COP27th initiatives, finance, promises, and tracking progress.

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  • International students speaking in the classroom
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    © Getty Images/Vladimir Vladimirov

    22.11.2022 - 24.11.2022

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    Seminar

    How do our cultural backgrounds influence our behaviour towards others? What is intercultural competence and how can it help students cope in the university environment? What does intercultural competence have to do with issues such as prejudice, discrimination and racism? This two-day workshop deals with these and many other questions.

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    22.11.2022 - 24.11.2022

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    Seminar

    Intercultural competence is one of the key qualifications in today's globalised working world. Those who have intercultural competence can better avoid the pitfalls that arise due to cultural differences in the work environment.

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    European Day of Languages

    27.09.2022

    Under the motto "German(y) connects us", we asked our community for their favourite German word. Almost 50 alumni took part in the campaign.

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