A mission statement describes the self-image of an organization and unites the values that its members base their actions on. It thus provides internal orientation and shows the common principles, values and goals to the outside world... Read More »A New Mission Statement for the University of Jena
In order to contain the spread of the coronavirus, the Studierendenwerk Thüringen closed its canteens and cafeterias in March. Since then, some facilities have already been able to open, in accordance with a hygiene concept. From Monday, 10 August, there will also... Read More »Cafeteria in the Main University Building Opens on 10 August
This summer semester's lecture period was almost exclusively digital: seminars were held via video chat, lectures were streamed or listened to as podcasts. For this purpose, the university had increased computing capacities, purchased licenses or expanded existing functions. Read More »Five Useful Tools of the University for Digital Work
On 24 June, the “Mantelgesetz” of the state parliament was published, which lays the legal basis for the so-called Corona disadvantage compensation for students. In anticipation of this law, the Senate of the Friedrich Schiller University decided on 2 June to adopt comprehensive regulations… Read More »Important Information on Corona Disadvantage Compensation
The corona pandemic is fundamentally changing the everyday life of many people – this naturally also affects students. The nationwide survey "Studying in Germany in Corona Times" aims to examine the effects of the crisis on students at German universities… Read More »Survey: Studying in Times of Corona
Dear students and employees of the university, together we have successfully pushed back the coronavirus on campus and in the city. However, as a look at other cities and countries shows, the virus can break out again at any time. Read More »Letter from the Chancellor: Mouth and Nose Protection at the University of Jena
On June 9, the project team of the Student Health Management of the University of Jena designed a virtual kick-off for the five-year project.
From Monday, June 15, 2 pm to Wednesday, June 24, 2 pm the committee elections will take place at the University of Jena. This year, almost 19,000 people are called upon to vote for one or more of the following decision-making bodies... Read More »Online committee elections at the University of Jena: Vote until 24 June!
The Thuringian University and State Library (ThULB) can still only be used to a limited extent due to the corona pandemic. Openings and rules of use are in accordance with the regulations of the city of Jena and the state. A constantly updated overview of the services is available... Read More »Frequently Asked Questions About the Current Use of the ThULB
Since mid-March, many employees of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena have been working from their home office. In the coming weeks, work will continue to be done preferably from home in order to continue to contain the corona virus. This situation poses particular challenges... Read More »Work, Train and Stay Active in Your Home Office