International Curricula 2017 smallThe IPT&L cycle changes format and will continue as a conference in 2019: 'From Theory to Practice. From Discussion to Cooperation. Conference on International Perspectives on Teaching and Learning' (Uppsala, 16-17 May 2019).

Over the last six years, the U4 project International Perspectives on Teaching and Learning (IPT&L) accumulated a pool of alumni with more than 120 academics.

legalresearch-2018The 11th annual LRN conference hosted by the Göttingen law faculty has taken place from 4th until 7th September in the historic building of the Paulinerkirche in Göttingen.

About forty participants and twenty speakers from eight European universities contributed with presentations on a variety of research topics under the general theme of ‘Legal Developments in Europe and the Future of European Rule of Law’.

neuroscience-2018During the last week of August a selected group of 16 students from 11 different countries gathered in Göttingen to participate in the 6th edition of the Summer School on 'Clinical and Translational Neuroscience'.

This year, the summer school was supported by the U4 network. On each day of the week, the students covered one major topic of clinical neurology:

sustainability-summer-2018From 9 till 13 July Groningen hosted the first edition of the interdisciplinary U4 Summer School 'Creating a Climate for Change'.

Nineteen highly motivated students from fourteen different nationalities worked on real-life cases brought forward by the U4 partners.

In order to help them think about the cases, they attended lectures by experts from different disciplines: some being more theoretical, others more in the form of practical exercises. The students worked a.o. on Urban Farming (Uppsala), Digital Participation towards Sustainability (Ghent), and Greening the City (Groningen).