Online teaching does not work without a computer. In order to enable all students to study in the best possible way during this digital summer semester, the Friedrich Schiller University is calling for a donation campaign. Read More »Call for laptop and tablet donation
Das Druckzentrum der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität bemüht sich, den normalen Betrieb wieder aufzunehmen, um seine Dienste allen Angehörigen der Universität anbieten zu können. Daher ist es ab Montag, 4. Mai, wieder möglich, insbesondere Abschlussarbeiten drucken und binden… Read More »Abschlussarbeiten können wieder im Druckzentrum gedruckt werden
Since the first Covid-19 cases began to appear in Jena at the beginning of March, Dr Michael Böhme has been recording data on cases of infection published by the city and presenting them graphically. Read More »Dr Michael Böhme Turns Numbers of Covid-19 Cases in Thuringia into Graphics
During the transition phase from emergency operation to the start of lectures on 4 May 2020, the following binding regulations will apply from Monday, 20 April 2020. Read More »Emergency Conditions Will be Gradually Reduced from 20 April
The corona pandemic is a global threat and major challenge for numerous countries. The political actors therefore don’t stop at their borders on the search for solutions. International organizations take action in order to prevent a further spread of the virus—with the World Health Organization (WHO) leading the way. In this interview, newly appointed Assistant Professor for International Organizations at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Christian Kreuder-Sonnen, talks about why there is a kernel of truth in Donald Trump’s criticism of the WHO, and why the institution is nevertheless indispensable for global crisis management. Read More »“The corona crisis is the epitome of a transboundary crisis”
The current situation is not easy for anyone. Especially psychologically, the corona pandemic is an enormous burden for many people. We are not only worried about our own health and that of our loved ones, many are also afraid for their jobs or struggle with financial difficulties. Read More »Advice and Support in Times of the Corona Crisis
The accelerating society has shut itself down: Shops have closed, air and car traffic has been significantly reduced, companies and service providers have shut down their activities, and all within a few weeks. But after the Corona crisis, where do we go next? Read More »"We Can Quit the Rat Race"
Mathias Pletz is director of the Institute for Infectious Medicine and Hospital Hygiene at the University Hospital Jena (UKJ). In this interview he explains what measures are being taken to treat seriously ill COVID-19 patients, whether masks protect against infection… Read More »"We Are Prepared for an Increasing Number of Patients"