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The ERC, a trademark of excellence celebrating its 10th anniversary!
Among more than 100 events all over Europe, it is in Strasbourg, city 'cross-border and humanist' that the European Council of Research (ERC) has chosen to celebrate its tenth anniversary, on Wednesday, 15th of March. Carlos Moedas, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon and Thierry Mandon made the trip to show their commitment to a European research and pay tribute to the Alsatian site's 45 ERC winners.
Unistra wishes you happy holidays!
The University of Strasbourg will be closed from 19 December 2016 to 3 January 2017. Happy holidays and see you in 2017!
A look back at the highlights of 2016
As 2016 comes to a close, we remember the significant events of the past year.
Admission for first year for students from Non-EU countries
Wishing to apply to the University of Strasbourg for the academic year 2017-18? Application for pre-admission is now open for prospective first-year students from Non-EU countries. Upon applying for first year, Non-EU students who are not part of an exchange program must go through a pre-admission procedure (Demande d’Admission Préalable - DAP) before they can officially apply for a course. The deadline for this procedure is the 22 January 2017.
The University of Strasbourg opens a new English-language degree : Master TCLoc
This continuing education program, offered as a distance-learning, English-language degree, prepares students for professions in project management, for documentation and media, technical writing, localization engineering and localization. Registration is now open and classes will begin in January, 2017.
Amusing, surprising, astonishing: Japanese monkeys during this winter
Between vulgarisation and scientific research, the project “Saru* - monkeys from Japan“ mixes animal photography, drawings and primatology against the background of the four seasons in Japan. Two protagonists, the behavioural scientist Cédric Sueur (Institut pluridisciplinaire Hubert-Curien) and the photographer Alexandre Bonnefoy, tell us more about it.
Election of the central councils: proclamation of the results of November 17, 22 and 23
After the employees’ voting on November 17, Unistra’s students had the possibility to elect their representatives in the administrative board (CA), the commission of university life (CFVU) and the research commission (CR) on November 22 and 23. All results are online.
Research in Lyme disease at the Unistra: a true field of expertise
Lyme disease, also known as Lyme borreliosis, is an infectious disease caused by the bacteria named Borrelia burgdorferi and accidently transmitted by the bite of an infected tick Ixodes. On a national level, the University of Strasbourg disposes of a real expertise in borreliosis.
"The Virginia creeper is the IBMC’s identity"
Flaming red in autumn, lush green in spring: the greenery outfit of the Institut de biologie moléculaire et cellulaire (IBMC) is visible from a large distance. The shelter for biodiversity makes the institute’s occupants proud – but who does still remember that the Virginia creeper was planted to counter unwelcome tags?