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History / Archeology - Religions - 01.05.2017
Stanford expert analyzes Russia’s past
Stanford history professor Nancy Kollmann discusses the establishment of the Russian Empire and how Russia's past shapes its present.

Religions - 28.04.2017
Gender, Knowledge, and Sufism: An Islamic Feminist Approach
Public Lecture by Professor Sa'diyya Shaikh from University of Cape Town on May 2, 2017, at Freie Universität Berlin ' 099/2017 from Apr 28, 2017 On May 2, 2017, religious studies scholar Sa'diyya Sh

History / Archeology - Religions - 27.04.2017
Discarded History exhibition lifts the lid on 1,000 years of medieval history
Treasures from the world's largest and most important collection of medieval Jewish manuscripts - chronicling 1,000 years of history in Old Cairo - have gone on display in Cambridge today for a six-month-long exhibition at Cambridge University Library.

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 26.04.2017
Julia Lajta-Novak Appointed as a Member of the ÖAW
Julia Lajta-Novak Appointed as a Member of the ÖAW "Junge Akademie"
A total of 34 researchers were newly admitted to the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW). Julia Lajta-Novak, Habil-Stipendiatin für Englische Literaturund Kulturwissenschaft, Universität Salzburg, was appointed to the "Junge Akademie".

History / Archeology - Religions - 25.04.2017
Austrian Network for Migration History at the Faculty
Austrian Network for Migration History at the Faculty
The Austrian Network for Migration History (ÖNM) recently expanded and enriched the research profile of the Department of History with its research, exhibition, collection and publication activities within the framework of historical migration research.

Health - Religions - 21.04.2017
Senior salsa brings home the power of staying active
Senior salsa brings home the power of staying active
University of Queensland physiotherapy student Daniel Innes can list salsa dancing as one of his skills when he graduates next year.

Religions - Politics - 19.04.2017
Is democracy on the wane in Turkey?
Is democracy on the wane in Turkey?
Once hailed as a model for Islamic democracy,Turkey plays a key role in both the Syrian refugee crisis and the U.S.-led fight against the Islamic State.

Religions - Physics - 18.04.2017
24 April: Panorama: Uni
24 April: Panorama: Uni "Earth Observation for Humanitarian Aid"
How many people have settled in a refugee camp; what dynamics prevail there? The Earth Observation is used as a basis for the deployment of relief organizations, such as MSF.

Religions - Astronomy / Space Science - 13.04.2017

Religions - Media - 11.04.2017
Islamophobia is Racism: Syllabus to initiate discussion, learning
FACULTY Q&A Evelyn Alsultany In response to anti-Muslim racism, a group of interdisciplinary scholars across the country have come together to create the #IslamophobiaIsRacism syllabus to provide resources for teaching and learning.

Religions - History / Archeology - 06.04.2017
Unique glimpse into world of Japanese mafia tattoos
Unique glimpse into world of Japanese mafia tattoos
A chance meeting in a Yokohama pub led Lund University researcher Andreas Johansson straight to the heart of the Japanese Yakuza mafia.

Religions - Physics - 06.04.2017
27 April: Reading with Thomas Weber
27 April: Reading with Thomas Weber
'Ein guter Tag hat hundert Punkte' PLUS Green Campus (=PGC), die Universitätsbibliothek und das Land Salzburg laden im Rahmen der Klimaund Energiepartnerschaft Salzburg 2050 zur Lesung mit Thomas Weber 'Ein guter Tag hat hundert Punkte' ein.

Economics / Business - Religions - 06.04.2017
Research Infrastructure for External Partners in Business and Science
Research Infrastructure for External Partners in Business and Science
Under the title "Open for Collaboration", the Austrian universities announce which technologies are available for cooperation.

Religions - Life Sciences - 04.04.2017

Religions - History / Archeology - 30.03.2017
Leading Talmud Scholar in Dahlem
Daniel Boyarin Wins Alexander von Humboldt Research Award for Stay at Freie Universität / Public Lecture on June 12, 2017 ' 061/2017 from Mar 30, 2017 The American Jewish studies scholar and professo

Religions - Physics - 30.03.2017
28 March: Book Presentation with Walter Thaler
28 March: Book Presentation with Walter Thaler
Pinzgauer! Heroes - Fools - Pioneers / Portraits from the Province Pinzgauer! Helden - Narren - Pioniere Portraits aus der Provinz Die Pinzgauer sind ein besonderes Volk.

Religions - Philosophy - 28.03.2017
Laurie Zoloth appointed dean of University of Chicago Divinity School
Laurie Zoloth, a leader in the field of religious studies with particular scholarly interest in bioethics and Jewish studies, has been appointed dean of the University of Chicago Divinity School.

Religions - Earth Sciences - 23.03.2017
17 - 21 July: PLUS Green Campus Summer School
17 - 21 July: PLUS Green Campus Summer School
The PLUS Green Campus Summer School goes the next round. From 17 to 21 July, 2017, students of the University of Salzburg will have the opportunity, together with Salzburg AG, to work on scientifically substantiated, practical concepts for answering important future questions.

Religions - 23.03.2017
Christian Lawmakers, Keep This in Mind
Many political leaders who support the U.S. House of Representatives or U.S. Senates' version of a new health care bill proudly identify themselves as Christian, pro-life and pro-family.

Economics / Business - Religions - 22.03.2017
Opinion: A rattled Saudi Arabia pivots for support to South-East Asia
Opinion: A rattled Saudi Arabia pivots for support to South-East Asia
Saudi Arabia is seeking to strengthen its commercial links with South-east's fast-growing economies. What makes this such an attractive offer - and are there any downsides' asks Babak Mohammadzadeh (Politics and International Studies) writing for The Conversation.

Administration - Religions - 16.03.2017
Oxford marks tenth anniversary of European Research Council
The Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University, Professor Louise Richardson, and the heads of 38 colleges and Permanent Private Halls have signed a letter to the Times arguing for the rights of EU citizens from outside the UK now living here to remain after Brexit.

Religions - History / Archeology - 09.03.2017

Religions - Physics - 04.03.2017
3 April: Lecture Series,
3 April: Lecture Series, "Transcendence Concepts in Art, Literature, Religion"
On Monday, 3 April, Michael F. Köck will hold a lecture on "Transcendence - Danger and Chance of a Crisis".

Religions - History / Archeology - 03.03.2017
Viceroy's House is very watchable - but its account of Indian independence is limited
Viceroy’s House is very watchable - but its account of Indian independence is limited
Dr Ashvin Immanuel Devasundaram, Lecturer in World Cinema, Queen Mary University of London, reviews Gurinder Chadha's latest film: Viceroy's House.

Event - Religions - 03.03.2017
Let’s Recognize the True Role Immigrants Play in Our Country
Approximately 1,200 people from 80 different countries recently took part in a large naturalization ceremony in Austin where I was asked to speak.

Life Sciences - Religions - 23.02.2017
President Tessier-Lavigne outlines what is important
Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne speaks about "What Matters to Me and Why," with Jane Shaw, dean for religious life.

Religions - Economics / Business - 18.02.2017
Shrinking territory contributes to significant drop in ISIS funding
Islamic State's income has more than halved since 2014, due to its shrinking territory in Syria and Iraq and subsequent losses of significant sources of revenue, according to a collaborative new study by the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR) at King's College London and EY.

Religions - Health - 16.02.2017
Research probes role of media and religion in anti-vax views
Research probes role of media and religion in anti-vax views
The influence of media and religion on anti-vaccine attitudes in Australia will be the focus of University of Queensland research enabled by a Westpac Bicentennial Foundation fellowship.

History / Archeology - Religions - 14.02.2017
Valentines Day 2017: Why we give chocolates on 14 February
Food historian Professor Rebecca Earle of the University of Warwick History department maps how chocolate became a Valentine's Day staple.

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 12.02.2017

Pedagogy - Religions - 12.02.2017

Religions - Social Sciences - 08.02.2017
The Bible as a weapon of war
The Bible as a weapon of war
How do former Lord's Resistance Army soldiers - men, women and children who have used the Bible as a weapon of war - learn to reread the scriptures once they return home? This is the puzzle facing researchers from Uganda and Cambridge.

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 03.02.2017
Hearing voices and spirituality
Hearing voices and spirituality
Although voice-hearing is often associated with severe mental illness, it can be an important aspect of people's religious or spiritual life.

Religions - Life Sciences - 03.02.2017
The Theological Theology. Contemplation of Scientific Theories - Methodological Determinations - Disciplinary Concretions
The Theological Theology. Contemplation of Scientific Theories - Methodological Determinations - Disciplinary Concretions
Lecture Series of the Theological Faculty in Summer Semester 2017: 7 March, 4 April, 9 May and 13 June, 2017 - 14:30 - 18:00 in HS 103 of the Faculty of Catholic Theology, Universitätsplatz 1, Salzburg, 3 OG.

Religions - Social Sciences - 02.02.2017
New Vice-Rector Elected
New Vice-Rector Elected
Media releases, information for representatives of the media Media Relations (E) The State Council of the Canton of Bern has elected a new Vice-Rector to the Executive Board of the University.

Religions - 02.02.2017
American ISIS fighters likely to be U.S. born, engaged in society
A new study from the Chicago Project on Security and Threats at the University of Chicago and the Australian Strategic Policy Institute's Counter-Terrorism Policy Center finds striking patterns among

Religions - Law - 30.01.2017
Letter to the community: Update regarding Executive Order, thoughts on moving forward
The following email was sent today to the MIT community by President L. Rafael Reif. To the members of the MIT community, First, an update: I was hoping to write to you today with some uplifting news.

Social Sciences - Religions - 28.01.2017
President’s comments on immigration issues at Faculty Senate
Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne made the following comments at the Faculty Senate meeting on Thursday, January 26, 2017.

Social Sciences - Religions - 26.01.2017
Anthropologist explores the use of Minecraft in education
Anthropologist explores the use of Minecraft in education Studying for an MA in Anthropology has inspired 24 year-old Patrick Smith to explore how the cult computer game Minecraft is educating children.

History / Archeology - Religions - 26.01.2017
Dr Michael Scott presents Sicily: Wonder of the Mediterranean
Hot on the heels of his latest BBC series Invisible Cities Dr Michael Scott Associate Professor in Classics and Ancient History at the University of Warwick presents Sicily: Wonder of the Mediterranean starting on BBC Two at 9pm from the 31 January 2017.

Linguistics / Literature - Religions - 25.01.2017

Social Sciences - Religions - 16.01.2017
Releasing a better version of me: the power of education in prison to change lives
A pioneering project to teach university students alongside prisoners, so that they learn from each other, has proved remarkably successful.

Social Sciences - Religions - 13.01.2017
Releasing a better version of me: the power of education to change all our lives
A pioneering project to teach university students alongside prisoners, so that they learn from each other, has proved remarkably successful.
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