KNU – FAU Summer School 2023 «Democracy Building in Times of War»

Want to make the most of your summer and broaden your professional expertise? Then we have a great offer for you.

24 July – 4 August 2023, FAU will host the Summer School “Democracy Building in Times of War” in close cooperation with the leading Ukrainian university – Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University.

If you are interested in the topic and would like to deepen your knowledge, take part in the KNU-FAU Summer School where you will:
🔎 broaden your knowledge on such topics as democratization, rule of law, human rights protection, and civil society development in times of war
💬 take part in interdisciplinary scientific dialogue with experts from Germany and Ukraine (academics, politicians, human rights defenders, and representatives of NGOs)
👫 work in small groups with students from Ukraine and other European universities
📝 carry out original scientific research in groups with further publishing the best ones
🏛️ participate in guided tours, including the Memorium Nuremberg Trials and the Germanisches National Museum

📢 Act now to seize this opportunity! Participation is free of charge.
You can find more information on the KNU-FAU Alliance website.

To apply, just send your CV, proof of enrolment, and a motivational letter (up to 300 words) to by June 18, 2023.

Super Smash Ultimate Tournament

The university group “Bread&Butter” is organising a Super Smash Ultimate tournament on 18.06 at the Zett9 in Fürth. Open for all hobby gamers, newcomers in the tournament scene and everyone who enjoys playing Smash. We attach great importance to the fact that, despite the tournament mode, all participants leave with a smile and enjoy a day full of Smash. You will find more information and the registration form here.

Kick-Off of the student initiative sneep with barbecue at the “BMS”

Summer is coming and so is your motivation to try new things?
You’re interested in ecological sustainability, ethics in economy, politics at university and you want to contribute to a better FAU and society in the future?
You want to be part of a network in Germany and of students of all subjects in Erlangen?
Then join us at our Kick-Off on the 24th of May in 2023 at 6:00 pm. We’ll meet at the Lewin-Poeschke-Anlage (Bürgermeistersteg) in Erlangen.
Feel free to bring your (vegetarian or vegan ;)) barbecue or salad, and your own plates and cutlery and get to know us in a relaxed setting.
You can recognize us by our sneep banner.
Follow us on instagram for more information: @sneep_erlangen.

Join START Nurembergs Tuesday Talks #2!

We know you’ve been waiting eagerly for this. Our Tuesday Talks event series is going into the second round! And we haven’t missed the chance to invite TV celebrities!

This time you can expect panels and discussions from startups like smalr, Vestigas, and Naschnatur and the chance to learn all about their startup journey. What does it take to convince the Lions to invest? How do you grow together as a team? And what were the biggest stumbling blocks?

On 06.06. we will start at the Zollhof in Nuremberg with the contributions of the startups at 18:00 followed by Q&A’s where you can ask the question that has been on your mind for years. To round off the evening, the event ends with a networking party which is a great moment to network and meet interesting people. Drinks and food will be provided by START Nuremberg – so: now there’s no reason to stay at home!

Why such a big event? Quite simple: START Nuremberg is celebrating its 20th anniversary at the same time!
We are one of 12 chapters of Europe’s largest student entrepreneurship initiative and are committed to shaping the Bavarian startup ecosystem and bringing it closer together. Feel free to follow us on social media or check us out at [!]

How do you get a ticket? Have a look here.