Moving Forwards on Open Access: LERU statement for the EU Presidency
LERU calls upon all universities, research institutes, research funders and researchers to sign this statement and give a clear signal towards the European Commission and the Dutch EU Presidency.
Investigating the impact of research investments
American economist and Associate Professor at BETA University of Strasbourg-CNRS Julia Lane published a study on the impact of research investments and on the labour market outcome of doctorate recipients.
Unistra wishes you happy holidays!
The University of Strasbourg will be closed from 21 December 2015 to 3 January 2016. Happy holidays and see you in 2016!
A look back at the highlights of 2015
As 2015 comes to a close, we remember the significant events of the past year.
5.5 Million Euros for the European Campus
The monitoring committee of the Interreg VA Upper Rhine Program has approved funding for three joint projects at the Upper Rhine universities.
Do 4G electromagnetic waves have an impact on our memory?
Since September 2015, Inserm researcher Anne Pereira is leading a new and innovative project at the Laboratory of Cognitive and Adaptive Neurosciences. It aims to study the effects of chronic exposure to 4G waves on rats’ spatial memory.
A further step towards the first European University
On 9 December 2015, the Universities of Basel, Freiburg, Haute-Alsace, Strasbourg and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology signed the founding documents for the trinational European Campus.
Strasbourg researcher receives the English and American Rhenish Scholars' prize for best thesis
The association of Eucor universities’ departments of English (EARS) awarded Laurie Béreau the prize for the best thesis, rewarding her work “Crisis in Education : the debate on education in the United States after 1945”.
Imperial College London hosts 29th LERU Rectors’ Assembly
On 20 and 21 November 2015, the rectors of the League of European Research Universities (LERU) gathered at Imperial College London. They discussed various research related topics such as open access, Horizon 2020, quality culture in doctoral education and recent developments in EU research & innovation policies.