News September 2008 You will find the news of September 2008 on this page. Topics are for instance the Bachelor Graduation Day, the Banking Days or a lonely planet for uni novices. HSG awards 327 Bachelor’s degrees 27 September 2008. On 27 September 2008, on the occasion of the Bachelors’ Graduation Day at the University of St.Gallen, 327 graduates were awarded the degree of Bachelor of Arts HSG (B.A. HSG): 155 in Business Administration, 54 in International Affairs, 51 in Economics, 30 in Law, and 37 in Law and Economics. In his address, President Ernst Mohr pleaded for more loyalty in business life. Presidents’ address verbatim (in German) List of graduates (in German) HSG Investment Banking Days 2008 22 September 2008. From September 29th until October 10th, 2008 the 4th Investment Banking Days take place at the University of St.Gallen (HSG). Twenty two leading enterprises from the Investment Banking sector and about 400 students take part in this biggest recruitment event of the University of St.Gallen after the Forum HSG. Website Banking Days 100 opportunities to prove one’s loyalty 15 Septeber 2008. On 15 September 2008, the University of St.Gallen awarded 81 Doctor’s Degrees in Economic Sciences, five in Political Science, thirteen in Law, as well as one degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Economics and Finance. Twelve graduates received their doctorates with the distinction of summa cum laude (with highest honor). In his address, President Ernst Mohr pleaded for more loyalty in professional everyday life. The address in full (in German) List of new doctors The lonely planet for uni novices 1 September 2008. Today, on Monday, 8 September 2008, 1350 new students are starting a demanding chapter in their lives at the University of St.Gallen (HSG). Living quarters, food, a job, leisure activities, friends and, of course, undergraduate studies all have to be reconciled fast. How, then, can I master my everyday life as a student? – Five HSG students from Switzerland, Germany and Austria know how and provide timely assistance with their valuable and humorous guidebook for newcomers (Survival Tipps für Studienanfänger, in German only).