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2021 STAFF MOBILITY TRAINING WEEK for teaching and non-teaching University Staff - Spanish/English Erasmus+KA1

16. September 2021

Who can attend:
UNIVERSITIES: Academic, teaching, non-teaching, and administrative staff

Rectorate's Appeal to Vaccination

09. September 2021
Dear students,
dear lecturers,
dear staff members,

First of all, we would like to thank you for your great commitment and support of the Corona measures during the last three semesters! This made it possible, during the time when access to Covid vaccinations was very limited, for university operations to run as smoothly as possible.

Austria - Hong Kong EdTech Exchange Webinar

12. August 2021
Aug 30., 2021: Meet Austrian Innovators and Connectors in Hong Kong, virtual
Did you know that Europe’s first EdTech unicorn is from Austria? Go Student, the Vienna-based edtech scaleup has recently completed a successful Series C funding round and is now set to become Europe’s leading EdTech company. Austria is home to 60 EdTech startups and some of them are ready to expand into new regions.

Climate Change and Cultural Heritage Protection

21. July 2021
This summer, the Institute of Conservation at Angewandte together with three other European universities joined forces in an Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership (CHePiCC online); the aim is to translate the state-of-art research on climate change and cultural heritage protection into distance and blended learning programmes to provide capacity building for teachers and learners.

Earthquake Response in Albania on behalf of the United Nations

20. July 2021
In 2019 a devastating earthquake hit Albania and severely damaged significant national cultural properties. At the request of UNOPS, an operational arm of the United Nations, Prof. Gabriela Krist and her colleagues of the Institute of Conservation provide consultancy and expertise on conservation-restoration of earthquake-damaged monuments, collection care and inventory.

Anna Spanlang and Diana Barbosa Gil to receive the Kunsthalle Wien Prize 2021

13. July 2021
The annual Kunsthalle Wien Prize is awarded by Kunsthalle Wien in cooperation with the University of Applied Arts Vienna and the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and given out for the seventh time in 2021. Despite the continuing pandemic-related restrictions on the two educational institutions’ operations and the difficult working situation for the graduates, this year’s jury once again reviewed and discussed over a hundred diploma and master’s projects in visual and media art and selected eight winning entries.

The Angewandte sincerely congratulates all winners.