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During the semester, numerous events take place at the University of St.Gallen. In our agenda you can find out about our daily updated programme.

Di
13.12.
18:15
Public lectures

Antrittsvorlesung: Mitigating Climate Change and its Impact - The Responsibility and Role of the Insurance Industry

During our inaugural and farewell lectures, we welcome or say goodbye to our professors and private lecturers.
Speaker:
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 09-010
Audimax / Bibliothek
9000 St. Gallen
Di
13.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

CANCELLED: "Cancel Culture!" - "Discrimination!". A history of criticism and censorship

A controversy about the limits of freedom of expression has been raging in Europe and America for years.
Speaker:
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 01-014
Hauptgebäude
9000 St. Gallen
Di
13.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

ADHD and parent counselling: Between frustration and courage

ADHD in children and adolescents is much more than difficulties with attention and hyperactivity.
Speaker:
Dr. François Gremaud (Psychologist)
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 09-110
Hauptgebäude
9000 St. Gallen
Mi
14.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

Episodes from a childhood: reading and writing workshop

How are the experiences and values of the children's world staged in literature?
Speaker:
Prof. Dr. Rita Catrina Imboden
Location:
Sapelli Mensa - Room A 07-001
Dufourstrasse 50
9000 St. Gallen
Mi
14.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

Are All Men Created Equal? The history of inequality in the United States

The promise that «all men are created equal» is perhaps the most cited phrase to evidence what makes the United States special.
Speaker:
Prof. Dr. Suzanne Enzerink
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 23-102
Hauptgebäude
9000 St. Gallen
Do
15.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

POSTPONED: Our post-fossil energy future

The topic of energy transition, hardly a concept to anyone until a few years ago, is now one of the highest priorities of politics in Switzerland and abroad.
Speaker:
Various (see event description)
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 01-011
Hauptgebäude
9000 St. Gallen
Do
15.12.
19:15
Public events

"The forest shines like Christmas..." Forest Christmas in the Sitter Valley

With torches we will walk through the wintry Sittertobel (approx. 45 minutes).
Speaker:
Location:
Akademikerhaus
Dufourstrasse 87
9000 St. Gallen
Do
15.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

Focal points and basic problems of international politics

At the end of the year, we review the year - and begin with the provisional balance sheet of a war that began in February with tanks and missiles. Interlude or turning point?
Speaker:
Prof. Dr. Christoph Frei, Titular Professor
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 01-012
Hauptgebäude
9000 St. Gallen
Mo
19.12.
18:15
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19:45
Public lectures

The urban-rural divide: Contrasts and interdependencies

The urban-rural divide is a recurring theme that is often taken up in the context of federal votes.
Speaker:
Prof. Mathias Schneider
Location:
University of St.Gallen, Room A 01-014
Hauptgebäude
9000 St. Gallen
Mo
19.12.
19:15
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19:45
Public events

Award ceremony: Prof. Anna Elsner receives the Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize

Since 2009, the SNSF has awarded the Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize to outstanding young female researchers. Members of media and the public are welcome to attend.
Speaker:
Various (see event description)
Location:
University of St.Gallen Room A 09-012 (Audimax)
Dufourstrasse 50B
9010 St. Gallen
north