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Program of the Orientation Week Winter Semester 2018/19

Please note that for organizational reasons some introductory courses and foreign language placements are scheduled after the Orientation Week during the lecture period.

Time
Place Event Language
10:00 am -
11:00 am
Audimax Official Reception
University President Prof. Dr. Julia von Blumenthal, Central Student Advisory Service, StuPa & AStA
German
11:15 am -
11:45 am
Audimax Viadrina Compass
Gründungszentrum ViadrinaCareer Center / Mentoring /
Gender Equality Office of Viadrina / Transferstelle EUV / Viadrina PeerTutoring / Viadrina Family
German
11:45 am -
12:45 pm
GD Foyer Questions & Answers - Coffee & Cookies
Central Student Advisory Service / Department of International Affairs / Welcome / Career Center / ZSFL / IT-services / Studentenwerk / AStA & StuPa / Gründungszentrum Viadrina / University Sport / Gender Equality Office of Viadrina, Viadrina Family & Mentoring / Language Centre
German
English
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm GD HS1
Introduction for international exchange & Erasmus students
German
English
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm GD 05
Introduction for international regular (non-exchange) students
German
English
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm GD HS2
Introduction  for Polish regular (non-exchange) students
Polish
7:00 pm in front of AM Barhopping
Go out with your fellow students to the best bars in Frankfurt (Oder). We will get to know Frankfurt by night together, enjoying a Mojito at Havana Bar or a beer at the cosy WG Bar.
11:00 pm Stuck Party
The night should not end? Let's go dancing! Free admission for all students.
Time
Place Event Language
11:15 am - 1:15 pm GD HS7
Information for all degree-seeking students of the Master International Business Administration
faculty and program structure, Viadrina PeerTutoring as a service for degree-seeking students
German
1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
AM 03 Information about foreign language education
Language Centre
German
English Spanish
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm in front of GD Guided City Tour German
English
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm GD Foyer,
Canteen
Get-together for all degree-seeking, exchange and visiting students
Welcome reception hosted by the university vice president and the mayor of Frankfurt (Oder). Afterwards there will be live music and free draught beer.
7:00 pm Fforst
Forststr. 3&4
Karaoke Party at Verbuendungshaus Fforst
Let's have fun and sing together to our favourite songs!

Time Place
Event
Language
9:15 am - 
10:00 am
Audimax Financing living & studying
Information by the Studentenwerk
German
10:15 am -
12:15 pm
GD HS1 Virtual Life at the Viadrina
Introduction to the university's online systems (viaCampus/HIS, Wi-fi, e-mail, e-learning, Moodle)
English
1:00 pm -
3:00 pm
GD 03 Sneak-Preview: The Writing Center's Co-Writing Space
discovering services, materials, working spaces and meeting Peer Writing Tutors
German
1:00 pm -
3:00 pm
AM 113 Information and counseling
for students with a disability or chronic illness
German
English
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm AM 104 Information on study groups
Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
Kompetenzzentrum Lernen & Lehre Digital (KL2D)
German
2:00 pm -
3:15 pm
Audimax Semester abroad, traineeship, vocational preparation
Department of International Affairs, Career Center
German
English
1:45 pm- 3:30 pm
(departure
2:00 pm)
boat ramp at
Frankfurter
Holzmarkt
AStA Boat trip
This boat trip gives you a chance to get to know people, fellow students and of course your new university town while having a drink within a nice atmosphere. You can also ask questions or just have fun for 1 ½ hours by watching our beautiful region for instance the river "Oder" and by having a cold beer. If it is not enough then zieh-nach-frankfurt.de!
German
English
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm HG, library Guided tour: University Library
Introduction to the library and its research systems
English
4:00 pm -
6:00 pm
in front of AM ABSOLUT(E) City Rallye - familiarize yourself with Frankfurt (Oder)
Get to know your new home town as well as your fellow students.
Costs: € 2
11:00 pm Frosch
Der Club
Ziegelstr. 
36
Welcome Party for all degree-seeking, exchange and visiting students at Frosch Der Club
Let's dance till the morning comes! Free admission with student card, otherwise entrance is € 3.
Time Place Event Language
10:00 am -
4:00 pm
AB Foreign language placement tests for
English / Spanish / French / Ukrainian

Please notice that tests start at different times.
9:00 am - 10:00 am GD HS2 Introduction to the Writing Center
Find out how the Writing Center can support you as an academic writer.
German
English
11:00 am -
12:00 pm
GD HS7 Workshop Online Systems (WiFi, Moodle)
English
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm GD HS2
Information Meeting with Departmental ECTS-Coordinator
Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
German
English
2:15 pm - 4:15 pm GD HS7
Information ONLY for international degree-seeking students of the Master International Business Administration
faculty and program structure, Viadrina PeerTutoring as a service for degree-seeking students
English
6:00 pm -
8:00 pm
Bergstr. 166 Bowling at Frankfurter Hütte
You will get to know a lot of fellow students while bowling within a nice atmoshpere. Team spirit is the key word! Let's have fun.
Costs: € 3
7:30 pm GD HS2 "Kleines Kino" presents the film "Zwei im falschem Film"
produced by Laura Lackmann, Germany 2017, 107 min,
tickets: € 3
German
Kleist Forum &
Kleist Museum
October 11-21, 2018 - Kleist-Festtage Frankfurt (Oder)
theater and literature festival 
www.kleistfesttage.de
tickets: € 5 - € 20
Last minute tickets for € 5, if you arrive 5 minutes before the performance starts!
German
7:30 pm  Kleist Forum Weisser Raum
drama by Lars Werner
www.kleistfesttage.de
tickets: € 18
Last minute tickets for € 5, if you arrive 5 minutes before the performance starts!
German
Time Place Event Language
9:00 am - 3:00 pm  AB Foreign language placement tests for
English / Russian / Polish / Turkish

Please notice that tests do start at different times.
7:30 pm Kleist Forum Best of Poetry Slam
www.kleistfesttage.de
tickets: € 15
Last minute tickets for € 5, if you arrive 5 minutes before performance!
German
October, 12-14, excursion for degree-seeking students to Międzyzdroje (Polish Baltic Coast)
Time Place Event Language
11:00 am  AB Foreign language placement tests for German
Please notice that tests do start at different times.
12:00 pm -
2:00 pm
AB Advice on foreign language education by the Language Centre
1:00 pm- 
2:00 pm
HG Foyer Viadrina Family – guided campus tour and advice
Family Affairs Office for students with children or close relatives in need of care
German
English
3:00 pm CP Guided tour: Collegium Polonicum including library
  • meeting point CP tour: Foyer CP, Slubice
  • meeting point library tour: library, CP, Słubice
German
Polish
English
7:30 pm Kleist Forum Tschüss Muddi - Zum Abschied sag ich f*** drauf!
documentary theater
www.kleistfesttage.de
tickets: € 5
Last minute tickets for € 5, if you arrive 5 minutes before performance!
German
Time Place Event Language
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm AB Advice on foreign language education by the Language Centre
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm HG,
biblioteka
Polskojęzyczne zwiedzanie biblioteki Polish
Time Place Event Language
12:00 pm -
3:00 pm
GD Foyer Information Fair "How to finance your studies in Germany" 
Student representative unions and initiatives
German
English
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm HG, library Guided tour: University Library
Introduction to the library and its research systems
English
5:00 pm GD 102 Case Study Night
Viadrina Consulting Group
German
Time Place Event Language
10:00 am Allocation of language courses, Language Centre
Remaining places in the laguage courses will be allocated from 19th October 2018 until 2nd November 2018, 6:00 pm.
1:00 pm Logenstr.
9-10
Last call for language courses at the viadrina sprachen gmbh
Please register for language courses personally.
7:30 pm GD HS2 "Kleines Kino" presents the movie
"Die Erfindung der Wahrheit ("Miss Sloane")"
produced by John Madden, USA 2017, 130 min,
tickets: € 3
German
7:30 pm Kleist Forum Gruselkabinett - Kleist in Haiti
performance with Mathieu Carrière and Leah Gordon
www.kleistfesttage.de
tickets: € 15
Last minute tickets for € 5 if you arrive 5 minutes before performance starts!
German
Time Place Event Language
9:00 pm - 
4:00 pm
AB Foreign language placement tests for remaining courses
for 
German / French / Spanish / Russian
Time Place Event Language
11:00 am -
4:00 pm
AB Foreign language placement tests for remaining courses
for
Turkish / English / Ukrainian / Polish
Time Place Event Language
11:30 am -
2:30 pm
GD Foyer Information Fair "How to finance your studies in Germany"
Student representative unions and initiatives
German
English
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