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Become a donor! On July 17, 2019, there will be a registration campaign for the Bone Marrow Donor Database, at TUM Campus Garching. (Image: DKMS)
22 students from seven Bavarian universities: On June 28, 2019, the graduates of the Bavarian Academy of Writing (Bayerische Akademie des Schreibens) will present excerpts from their literary texts, which were written in three weekend workshops over the past few months – and there will be a celebration.

When? 7 pm Where? Lecture hall 1200 (Carl-von-Linde-HS) at TUM Main Campus, Arcisstraße 21. Entrance: Arcisstraße / corner of Gabelsberger Straße.

Garching: STADTRADELN-Auftakttour (CITY TOUR kick-off)

The city of Garching invites you to another bike tour – starting at the "Gowirich" at the Rathausplatz, then on to the old "Garchinger Hafen" at the Schleißheimer Kanal, then along the canal to its origin. Then, the tour will take you to the Olympic Site, along the Schwarze Lacke and Biedersteiner Kanal, then back to Schleißheim. The bike tour ends at the "Brückenfest" in Hochbrück, where you can enjoy food and drinks in a sociable atmosphere. The tour (approx. 25 km) will take place on June 29, 2019 (starting at 10 am). Where? Rathausplatz, at the Gowirich statue. More information and registration: www.stadtradeln.de

Info-chat: a Bachelor's degree at TUM Campus Heilbronn

Learn more about the Bachelor's course of Management & Technology with a focus on Digital Technologies by joining an information chat about the new TUM Campus Heilbronn on July 2, 2019 (from 2 pm to 4 pm). The course of studies is to be seen as a "best of" in the fields of Economics, Engineering, and Natural Sciences. Registration info-chat TUM Campus Heilbronn

cultureclubbing goes FILMFEST MÜNCHEN 2019

A night of culture and partying – free for students! This is the concept of cultureclubbing, a series of events organized by the Studentenwerk München. On July 2, 2019, the Studentenwerk München and FILMFEST MÜNCHEN will be presenting the movie "Saint Frances" at the cinema of the Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film, Bernd-Eichinger-Platz 1, München. Admission is free. Afterwards, there will be a get-together in the nearby event location "Minna Thiel", with free drinks for the first 100 students. More information: cultureclubbing goes Filmfest München 2019

Career Days in Munich and at the WZW

The Career Days offer comprehensive information on the topics of careers, job applications, and career entry. Weihenstephan: July 3, 2019, in the Central Auditorium, Maximus-von-Imhof-Forum 6: Career Day Campus Weihenstephan Main Campus: July 11, 2019, in the Enrollment Hall, Arcisstr. 21: Career Day Campus Muenchen

Introductory Day at TUM Campus Heilbronn

Are you still unsure where to study? On July 5, 2019, you can get to know the TUM Campus Heilbronn and its innovative degree programs. There will be a campus tour (from 3 pm to 5 pm) with detailed information about the courses of study. Refreshments will be provided. More information: Getting to know TUM Campus Heilbronn and Registration for the Introductory Day at TUM Campus Heilbronn

TUM's Dragon Boat Race on the Olympic Lake

The TUM's Dragon Boat Race on the Olympic Lake will take place again soon – for the 10th time. Students and professors of the two major universities in Munich will be measuring their strength in paddling on July 12, 2019. Up to 28 teams will be taking part – not only competing in terms of athletic performance, but also with regard to creative names, costumes, and performances. More information: Drachenbootrennen 2019

TUM IdeAward: Apply until July 15, 2019

You have an idea and/or a technology with market potential? A concept that is able to meet social challenges and create added value? If so, you might want to apply for the ideas competition and try to win a prize money of up to 15,000 EUR as well as an individual coaching session that is supposed to help you bring your idea to the market. The competition is open to TUM researchers, graduates (Bachelor, Master, Doctorate), employees, and alumni (up to a maximum of 5 years after graduation). Deadline is July 15, 2019. More information: TUM IdeAward 2019

Save lives by registering as a bone marrow donor

In Germany, one person is diagnosed with blood cancer every 15 minutes – and for one in ten, there is no matching genetic twin for a stem cell donation. The AIAS is a student association that is fighting against blood cancer, at 28 locations in Germany. Help us! On July 17, 2019 there will be a registration campaign at TUM in Garching, organized by the AIAS together with the German Bone Marrow Donor Database (DKMS). Location: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Hof 2, from 10 am to 4 pm. More information: DKMS registration at TUM

Architect Francis Kéré wants to build to inspire

"Was machen eigentlich unsere Nachbarn, die Forscher, in Garching?" On July 21, 2019, in the scope of the lecture series on the activities of researchers in Garching, Prof. Francis Kéré will hold a lecture about building to inspire ("Werkbericht – Bauen, um zu inspirieren") at the Auditorium, TUM Institute for Advanced Study, Lichtenbergstrasse 2 a, 85748 Garching. More information: „Francis Kéré Bauen um zu inspirieren“

Prevent climate change: nerds wanted!

Do you think that Fridays for Future is just the beginning? Do you want to prevent climate change in a proactive and entrepreneurial manner? The Social Entrepreneurship Akademie is looking for 20 hipsters, nerds, and hippies who want to learn how to implement their ideas in the scope of the renowned certificate program. Apply until September 1, 2019: SEAkademie

VDI Award 2019: The future needs excellence

Engineers from Southern Bavaria and Austria can now apply for the VDI-Prize 2019 (in the categories Bachelor's thesis, Master's thesis, diploma thesis, dissertation, engineering start-up, and young engineers from the industry). The work must be outstanding in terms of innovative solutions, special economic importance, or social relevance. You can nominate yourself or someone else. Please send the according documents to the VDI Bezirksverein München (by e-mail) until September 12, 2019: bv-muenchen(at)vdi.de. More information: VDI Award 2019