Christmas concert in Friedensau

As an attunement for the christmas season, Friedensau Adventist University invited its neighbours to come to the chapel of Friedensau on Friday, December 8, 2017. Several ensembles like a children’s, the university’s and senior citizen’s choir, the brass ensemble of Friedensau and the Friedensau International Choir invited the audience to join them in singing or […]

Darknet Buchcover

Lesung aus dem Sachbuch „Darknet“ von Stefan Mey

Am Mittwoch, den 17. Januar 2018, präsentierte Stefan Mey sein neues Sachbuch „Darknet“ in der Bibliothek. Sein Vortrag gestaltete sich fast wie eine Reise auf die dunkle Seite des Internets. Er sprach darüber, was das Darknet ist, wer es nutzt und wie man dazu Zugang erhält. Die Veranstaltung war Bestandteil der Vortragsreihe zum Menschenrechtstag der […]

Dr. Leonie Newhouse zu Gast

Am Mittwoch, den 17. Januar 2018, konnten die Studierenden des Masterprogramms International Social Sciences (ISS) die Geographin Dr. Léonie Newhouse als Gastrednerin begrüßen. Dr. Leonie Newhouse arbeitet am Max-Planck-Institut zur Erforschung multireligiöser und multiethnischer Gesellschaften in Göttingen und hat an der University of Washington in Geographie promoviert.  Aufbauend auf ihren langjährigen und vielfältigen Erfahrungen an […]

Climatic change and the use of ressources

The lecture series of the study programme International Social Science at the faculty Christian Social Sciences about the social consequences of the climatic change and the use of ressouurces was continued on December 6, 2017. Dr. Festus Boamah from the university of Bayreuth talked about  Die Vorlesungsreihe zu den sozialen Folgen des Klimawandels und der […]

Hand in hand for refugees

About 60 volunteers working for refugee issues and in the integration work of adventist churches and of the “Adventwohlfahrtswerk” met for an encounter weekend from November 24 to 26, 2017 in Friedensau. The active alliance “Gemeinsam für Flüchtlinge” (Hand in hand for refugees) invited them. This alliance – founded in 2015 – unites four partner […]

Exhibition ‚Secrets – A social phenomenon‘

On November 15, 2017, an exhibition was opened being part of the events on the Human Rights Day 2017 at the library in Friedensau. The Die Nemetschek-Stiftung provided their interactive exhibition „Secrets – a social phenomenon“ to the university’s library. Visitors can deal with the burning issues of secrets: What does secrecy mean in the […]

Out of a sense of responsibilty for this world

The climatic change and the growing commodification of the nature have tremendous consequences for the livelihood of different population groups. These consequences are distributed differently around the world and they affect mainly the already marginalised people. In a lecture series of the study programme International Social Sciences of the faculty of Christian Social Sciences, the […]

Digitalization of studying at universities

The rectors and leaders of non-denominational universities and other study institutions met in the course of the working group 9 of the union of evangelic non-denominational churches (VEF) on November 7, 2018. The meetings take place once year and every time at a different institution. This time, they discussed the question if and by what […]

Week of prayer in November 2017

From November 7 to 11, 2017, the week of prayer of Friedensau Adventist University took place. The motto was: “Incredible experiences with God”. This special week started on Tuesday, November 7, with a worship night (and not with the usual sermon) which inspired the participants to pray and praise God with songs including a special […]

Prof. Lilianne Doukhan as guest lecturer

Professor Lilianne Doukhan gave a lecture about „Music in Church Services“ on November 1, 2017 at Friedensau Adventist University. Lilianne Doukhan is Professor Emeritus at Andrews University. She hold a chair on Liturgy and Music from 1991 to 2000 and she was also working as a lecturer in the faculty of foreign languages. She was […]