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Imagefilm of the Viadrina International Program - for Graduates (VIP)

The VIP imagefilm is now available on the homepage of the VIP ("Picture gallery"). Thanks to all the VIP-Fellows who agreed to be filmed. Like that, interested PhD students will get an insight in the program as well as the Viadrina.

Vernetzungstreffen_25.10.2017 ©Rebekka Manke Networking meeting

October 25, 2017

In the restaurant "Kartoffelhaus" in Frankfurt (Oder) we said goodbye to our last VIP-Fellows for the year 2017. It was an eventful year full of wonderful memories.

Thank you for many beautiful moments that we shared together and wish you all the best for your further journey. You are always welcome at the European University Viadrina!

Vortrag Javier Uceda_25.10.2017 ©Nika Sorokina Presentation Javier Martin Uceda

October 25, 2017

As part of the Viadrina Center B / ORDERS IN MOTION and the Research Factory, one of our international guest researchers, Javier Martin Uceda (M.Sc./ University of Girona) from Spain (Catalonia), gave a very interesting lecture on the current topic "Barcelona and Catalonia as a cross-border actor in the last 30 years ".

logo VCGS ©VCGS Workshop "Speak up! Rhetoric Skills" 

October 23 & 24, 2017

This two-day seminar develops vital presentation skills that enable participants to perform confidently in scientific paper and poster presentations, conference lectures and scientific discussions, or other situations of speaking in front of a scientific audience.

Welcome Dinner_News ©Rebekka Manke Welcome Dinner for International guest researchers

October 17, 2017

This semester the Welcome Dinner took place in the premises of the restaurant "EinsBe" near the university. The guests included staff from the Department of International Affairs, representatives of the supervising chairs and, of course, numerous international guest researchers. The evening served as an opportunity to exchange thoughts and experiences about scientific work and everyday life in Germany as well as networking opportunities with various departments of the European University Viadrina.

hart aber fair ©Rebekka Manke Visit Live talk show "Hart aber Fair"

October 16, 2017

A few weeks after the elelction for the new german "Bundestag" (parliament) we visited “Hart aber Fair”, a Live talk show, which is broadcasted on the First Channel (ARD). Different personalities are invited to discuss important and current events in society, politics and economics. This weeks topic was "Strong candidates, strong election results- warning call for Angela Merkel?". It was a great chance to get an insight into german politics and talk culture.

Logo_vip_rgb 166 x161 ©Rebekka Manke Workshop "English in Academics: Writing, Presenting, Publishing"

June 19 & 20, 2017

The focus of this seminar is on both the writing and the publishing process in the English language world. We begin with journal analysis, discuss the structure of the article,
paragraphs, and sentences; and end with how to get published.

Neujahr VIP

Happy New Year

Jan 1, 2017

The VIP-Team wishes all VIP-Fellows, PhD students, international guest researchers, partner universities and faculties a Happy New Year. For 2017 we wish lots of success for the further research.

Weihnachtsmarkt Berlin

Visit of the Lucia Christmas market in Berlin

Dec 22, 2016

Those VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers, who are still at the Viadrina and didn’t leave for Christmas holidays, enjoy the Christmas atmosphere in Berlin. Together with the VIP project coordinator they visit the Lucia Christmas market in Kulturbrauerei in Berlin. With reindeer sausage and Glühwein the researchers exchanged their experiences at the Viadrina, research questions and the plans for the upcoming holidays. We wish all VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers merry Christmas and peaceful Christmas holidays as well as a good start in 2017.

Weihnachtsmarkt FFO

Visit of the Christmas market cityADVENT in Frankfurt (Oder)

Dec 19, 2016

For the last time in 2016 numerous VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers meet to visit the Christmas market cityADVENT in Frankfurt (Oder) to network in an informal atmosphere. With a cup of Glühwein they enjoy the camp fire and exchange (research) experiences of the last intensive and exciting weeks and months at the Viadrina.

Charkiw VIP

Visit of the Karazin Kharkiv National University Kharkiv/Ukraine

Dec 12-16, 2016

The VIP present itself at the Karazin Kharkiv National University. During presentations at the Faculty of Economics and the Faculty of Social Sciences, PhD students, students with interest in doing a doctorate as well as researchers have the chance to get to know about funding opportunities of the VIP. The program also introduced itself at the Ukrainian-German Academical Center, where also the heads of the Ukrainian-Polish Academical Center and the Ukrainian-French Academical Center joined the meeting. The Weimarer Triangle in Kharkiv. We would be very glad to welcome in the future also PhD students from Karazin University within the VIP at the Viadrina.

Workshop Burger VIP 2016

Workshop "Slidewriting & Storylining: Optimize your own academic presentation" (English: Englisch)

Nov 24, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 6 a.m.

European University Viadrina

Hohenschönhausen VIP

Excursion to the Berlin-Hohenschönhausen memorial

Nov 21, 2016

VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers visited together the Berlin-Hohenschönhausen Memorial. The site of the main remand prison for people detained by the former East German Ministry of State Security (MfS) or 'Stasi' has been a Memorial since 1994. The Berlin-Hohenschönhausen Memorial is a rare site in Germany, which is so intricately linked with the long-term history of political persecution in the Soviet Occupation Zone and the German Democratic Republic (GDR). VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers used the chance to inform themselves about the former Soviet Special Camp, which was later used in the GDR for political prisoners.

Bundestag VIP

Excursion to the Bundestag in Berlin (German parliament)

Oct 18, 2016

VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers visit the Bundestag in Berlin (German parliament). During a lecture on the visitors’ gallery of the plenary chamber, all participants learn important facts about the functions, working methods and composition of Parliament, as well as the history and architecture of the Reichstag Building. Following the lecture VIP-Fellows and international guest researchers at the Viadrina have an opportunity to visit the dome to have an unforgettable view over Berlin. The visit of the Bundestag gives also the opportunity to get to know each other and to network.

Ljubljana VIP

Visit of the University Ljubljana/Slovenia

Sept 28-29, 2016

Beautiful and sunny Ljubljana await the VIP. PhD students, coordinators of international programs and research deans inform themselves about the program and research opportunities at the Viadrina during presentations held at the Faculty of Economics and the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Ljubljana. Additionally PhD students use the chance to address specific quesions about the VIP to the project coordinator.

Graz VIP

Presentation of the VIP at the University Graz/Austria

Sept 27, 2016

Can PhD students from the University Graz apply for a 1-month acquaintance stay or a max. 3-month research stay at the European University Viadrina? Of course the Viadrina International Program - for Graduates (VIP) is also open to doctoral students from Austria. These and other matters are discussed with teh Doc.Service and the International Office of the University Graz to increase the number of Austrian PhD students at the Viadrina. By the way, also PhD students of the Viadrina can spend a max. 3-month research stay at the University of Graz.

Wien VIP

Visit of the University Vienna/Austria and introduction of the VIP to the DoktorandInnenservice (PhD student service)

Sept 26, 2016

The VIP project coordinator reflects the opportunity for international PhD students to spend a 1-month acquaintance stay or a max. 3-month research stay at the Viadrina with the DoktorandInnenservice (PhD students service) of the University Vienna. We are looking forward to welcoming in future also PhD student of the University Vienna at the Viadrina.

Bratislava VIP

Visit of the Comenius University Bratislava/Slovakia

Sept 23, 2016

The VIP is traveling to Slovakia, where it introduces itself to the Comenius University Bratislava. Research opportunities at the Viadrina for Slovakian PhD students are discussed with the Philosophical Faculty.

Brno VIP

Presentation of the VIP at the Masaryk University Brno/Czech Republic

Sept 22, 2016

Czech PhD students and coordinators of the faculties of the Masaryk University Brno meet the VIP to get to know the research and study opportunities at the Viadrina.

Prag VIP

Visit of the Charles University Prague and the University of Economics Prague/Czech Republic

Sept 21, 2016

The Viadrina International Program - for Graduates (VIP) introduces itself to our partner universities in Prague/Czech Republic. Research and funding opportunities for Czech PhD students are discussed during meetings with colleagues from the Charles University Prague and the University of Economics Prague.

Jubiliäum Viadrina VIP

25th anniversary of the founding of the European University Viadrina

July 21, 2016 / 2pm

The European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) celebrates the 25th anniversary. The celebratory speech is held by the first elected president of the Viadrina, Prof. Dr. Hans N. Weiler, who comes specially from California to join the event. This gives also VIP-FEllows the opportunity to get in touch with former colleagues and presidents of the Viadrina during a summer reception.

Wolgograd VIP

German-Russian Career Day of the Deutsch-Russischen Forums e.V. (for students and early-stage researchers)

April 25, 2016 / 10 a.m - 4 p.m.

State University Wolgograd/Russia

The European University Viadrina participate in the German-Russian Career Day in Wolgograd. Doctoral researchers and students receive information about study and research at the Viadrina as well as the Viadrina International Program - for Graduates (VIP).

Report and Link to the German-Russian Career Day (Language: German).

Rostow VIP

Southern Federal University Rostov-on-Don

April 22, 2016

Doctoral researchers, students and professors of the Southern Federal University Rostov-on-Don in Russia obtain information about the VIP and opportunites to spend a research stay at the Viadrina.

Workshop Burger VIP 2015

Workshop “Research and online self-marketing – How to present yourself and promote your research” (Language: English)

Part I: Dec 10, 2015 / 9.45 a.m. - 1.15 p.m.

Part II: Dec 10, 2015 / 2 a.m. - 5.30 p.m.

European-University Viadrina

!!!Canceled due to illness!!!

Workshop Citavi VIP

Workshop "Effizient recherchieren und schreiben mit Citavi" (Language: German)

Course 1: Dec 1, 2015 / 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Course 2: Dec 1, 2015 / 2 a.m. - 5 p.m.

European-University Viadrina

Bewerbertag VIP

Application Day of the Deutsch-Russischen Forums e.V. (for students and early-stage researchers)

Nov 19, 2015 / 1 p.m - 6 p.m.

Lomonosow Moscow State University, Faculty of Journalism

The European University Viadrina participate in the Application Day of the Deutsch-Russischen Forums e.V in Moscow. Doctoral researchers and students receive information about study and research at the Viadrina as well as the Viadrina International Program - for Graduates (VIP).

Workshop Wagner VIP

Workshop “Master your doctoral project successfully” (Language: English)

Nov 9-10, 2015 / 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

European-University Viadrina

CEE VIP

China Education Expo 2015

Oct 29, 2015

The European University Viadrina participate in the China Education Expo 2015 in Guangzhou/China. Doctoral researchers and students receive information about study and research at the Viadrina as well as the Viadrina International Program - for Graduates (VIP).

Welcome Dinner VIP

Welcome Dinner

Oct 28, 2015

The Department for International Affairs inivited all international doctoral students to a Welcome Dinner with german and polish delicacies. A relaxed evening to talk about living and researching in Germany.

Hongkong VIP

Hong Kong Baptist University / Hong Kong University

Oct 27, 2015

Doctoral researchers and professors of the Hong Kong Baptist University and the Hong Kong University obtain information about the VIP and opportunites to spend a research stay at the Viadrina.

Moskau

Moscow State Linguistic University

Oct 23, 2015

The VIP project coordinator presented the programme to the head of International Programs and the head of the Business School at the Moscow State Linguistic University.

St. Petersburg VIP

Saint Petersburg State University

Oct 19, 2015

Doctoral researchers of the faculties of business administration, social sciences and law of the Saint Petersburg State University got to know the VIP at an information event. Some of the researcher already showed interest in participating in the programme.

Kaliningrad VIP

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University Kaliningrad

Oct 16, 2015

The VIP project coordinator presented the European-University Viadrina at the Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University in Kaliningrad. This way, interested doctoral resarchers also learned about the Viadrina International Program – for Graduates (VIP).