Archive 2018

Meldung D source code University of Koblenz-Landau – internationally renowned
About 100 new international students have been registered at campus Koblenz for the summer semester 2018.
Meldung Strong cooperation: University intensifies collaboration with African Universities
The University Koblenz-Landau came to a cooperation agreement in the form of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with another African university, the Sub-Sahara University of the United States International University (USIU) of Africa in Nairobi. Therewith, the university intensifies its international exchange with African universities. This signing was especially appreciated by the research team under the direction of the dean of the department 1: Educational Sciences at the University Koblenz Landau, Prof. Dr. Claudia Quaiser-Pohl.
Meldung RealAudio document University of Koblenz-Landau welcomes 100 students to its international Master’s degree program
The international Master’s degree program „Mathematical Modeling of Complex Systems“ at the University of Koblenz has gained great popularity. After only a short period of just two years, the applied mathematics study program has already attained a count of 100 students.
Meldung An Ambitious New International Cooperation: Changing Our Approach to Global Challenges
The University of Koblenz-Landau and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) have signed an agreement on cooperation. Both institutions aim for a strategic partnership on the international advancement of systems thinking in education, research, and knowledge transfer.
Meldung Delegation of the University visited OECD Headquarters in Paris: Policy Experiments, Systems Thinking and Education were Key Topics
Occasion of the visit was an invitation from the Office of the OECD Secretary-General to explore areas of mutual interest for further collaboration. The visit reaffirmed the shared goal of developing new approaches to contemporary societal challenges through education and training.
Meldung Agricultural insecticide contamination threatens U.S. surface water integrity at the national scale.
Insecticide contamination of surface waters regularly occurs across the U.S. in concentrations that have severe detrimental effects on aquatic ecosystems. This was found by a recent study by the Institute for Environmental Sciences Landau, Germany. According to their findings, insecticide contamination occurs widespread throughout the United States and risks are expected to increase in the future. This studies shows that insecticides thus threaten one of the most important natural resources and highlights the urgent need to re-evaluate current regulatory practices in the U.S.
Meldung "The World’s Future", A Sustainable Development Goals game
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the University of Koblenz-Landau came together to test a social simulation developed by IIASA researchers and the Centre for Systems Solutions on the Sustainable Development Goals.