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Wintersemester / Back on Campus

The University of Konstanz is planning an *in-person* winter semester: 
In compliance with infection prevention measures, a large amount of
courses in all subjects will be offered on the university campus. In
most cases, these courses will not have online alternative formats.

In order for courses to take place in this way, however, students and
teachers *are required to provide proof of vaccination, recovery from
COVID-19 or a current negative test result (3G-rule)*. If you are *fully

Marius Busemeyer appointed Senior Fellow at WSI

Prof. Dr. Marius Busemeyer, Head of the Working Group Comparative Political Economy, was chosen for a senior fellowship at the Institute of Economic and Social Research (WSI) for a duration of three years, starting on 01 April 2021.

Projects of the Digital Governance Lab attract attention in media, politics and science

The research projects of the Digital Governance Lab headed by Prof. Dr. Ines Mergel are generating increasing attention in the media, politics and academia. In particular, the project "Teaching Public Service in the Digital Age" and the accompanying research of the "Work4Germany Fellows" enjoy enormous interest due to their current practical relevance.

Gerald Schneider interviewed by Open Science Magazine

Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider was interviewed by the Open Science Magazine of the ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics about his Open Science experiences. The entire interview is openly accessible on the magazine's website.

Wolfgang Seibel guest at Fridays for Future panel discussion

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Seibel, Professor at the Department of Politics and Public Administration, was invited to the online panel discussion "Climate Protection at All Levels". The discussion was organized by the Constance section of the climate movement Fridays for Future. The exciting discussion can be viewed in its entirety on Youtube, and the Wochenblatt also reported on the event.