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University of Bonn invites to Unifest 2021

The University of Bonn invites you to Unifest 2021. This year, the University of Bonn is breaking new ground with its Unifest and is planning digital offerings as well as a Graduation Walk around the Hofgartenwiese.

Job changes following breast cancer are frequent in some cases

Breast cancer diagnosis: Around 88 percent of patients survive the dangerous disease in the first five years. Work is important for getting back to normality. Researchers from the University of Bonn and the German Cancer Society investigated how satisfied former patients are with their occupational development over a period of five to six years since diagnosis. About half experienced at least one job change during the study period. Around ten percent of those affected even report involuntary changes. The researchers conclude that there is a need for long-term support measures for patients. The study is now published in the Journal of Cancer Survivorship.

Researchers investigate structural changes in snap-frozen proteins

Researchers at the University of Bonn and the research center caesar have succeeded in ultra-fast freezing proteins after a precisely defined period of time. They were able to follow structural changes on the microsecond time scale and with sub-nanometer precision. Owing to its high spatial and temporal resolution, the method allows tracking rapid structural changes in enzymes and nucleic acids. The results are published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.

Rector Michael Hoch to start second term

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Michael Hoch, rector of the University of Bonn since 2015, has received the certificate of appointment for his second term from 2021 to 2025 at the Ministry of Culture and Science in Düsseldorf. He had been re-elected by the Electoral Assembly of the University in fall 2020.

Europäische Kulturen in deutscher und französischer Perspektive
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Erster Workshop zum Forschungsprogramm des Bonner Frankreichzentrums CERC, mit internationalen Kooperationspartnern. Ausgehend von den konkreten ...
Wissenschaftsrallye rund um den Hofgarten Digital
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Am Samstag, 8. Mai 2021, bietet die Universität Bonn allen interessierten 13- bis 17-Jährigen die Möglichkeit, an der „Wissenschaftsrallye rund um den ...
Stärkenanalyse und Berufseinstiegsplanung (Tag 2)
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Die wichtigste Voraussetzung für eine befriedigende Karriere ist die Wahl des "richtigen" Berufs. Eines Berufs also, der nicht nur ein Job, sondern vielmehr ...
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