Feb. 11, 2021

Let's celebrate Mathematics for a Better World on the International Day of Mathematics

Call for posters for the second edition of the International Day of Mathematics on March 14, 2021, when the world comes together to celebrate Mathematics for a Better World. Contribute and submit a poster that shows one way to help make the world a better place using Mathematics!  Read more...
Feb. 5, 2021

How the pandemic has transformed research methods and ethics

3 lessons from 33 rapid responses. In this post, Helen Kara and Su-ming Khoo, editors of three rapid response e-books on Researching in the Age of COVID19, outline how the pandemic has transformed the way academics conduct research.  Read more...
Jan. 26, 2021

Magazine on Study & Research in Germany by ZEIT GERMANY

The ZEIT GERMANY family of magazines is expanding. In two unique titles, each published annually, you’ll find everything you need to know about moving to Germany to study, research in a field of science, pursue a corporate career, or even start your own business.  Read more...
Jan. 21, 2021

AGYA Call for Membership Applications 2021

The Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA) is pleased to announce its Call for Membership Applications 2021. AGYA promotes research cooperation among excellent early-career researchers (3-10 years after PhD) from all disciplines affiliated with a research institution in Germany or any Arab country.  Read more...
Jan. 3, 2021

Importance of Editing and Proofreading in Academic Writing

Writing is the most effective way of communicating your research ideas and results. The quality of the research paper decreases if it is filled with spelling, punctuation, and grammatical errors. Enago, an information platform for scientists, presents helpful tips on editing with a new infographic.  Read more...
Dec. 18, 2020

Call for KlarText Prize 2021

KlarText Prize for Science Communication enters the next round! German speaking doctoral graduates, who completed their doctorate in 2019 or 2020, can apply for the KlarText Prize for Science Communication until February 28, 2021.  Read more...
Dec. 8, 2020

From “I” to “We” – Addressing Gender Imbalances in the Natural Sciences

Elephant in the Lab - a blog on scientific topics - just published a new article. In the interview Haibo Ruan from the The Lise Meitner Society talks about the forms of power abuse in science, its gender dimension, and how to address and overcome it.  Read more...
Dec. 2, 2020

Digital Event for Mathematicians: WE ARE A.I. By AIMS-IMAGINARY

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and Quantum Leap Africa, in partnership with IMAGINARY, invite you to the Virtual Conference and Exhibition WE ARE A.I. “Into the world of Artificial Intelligence.”  Read more...
Nov. 11, 2020

The heroines STEM: Ten women in science you should know

According to United Nations data, less than 30% of scientific researchers worldwide are women. Studies have shown that women are discouraged from, or become less interested in, entering the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) beginning at a young age. See, who of the 10 most important female scientists are and what they accompilshed.  Read more...
Nov. 6, 2020

Get to know your community – this time: Sibylle

Our alumni regularly present themselves to the community. Last time, it was Felix (see news 12th August). Today, Sibylle tells us about her passion for English Literature, why for her research never stops, and that she has a project idea for a writing workshop on "Death and Dying".  Read more...
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