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To help you meet other interesting people, the Welcome Center offers an array of events which are especially conceived for visiting researchers and PhD candidates:Nature Walk

  • Reception for international researchers (Welcome Reception)
  • Excursions in Regensburg and its surroundings (incl. city and campus tours)
  • Stammtisch / Get Togethers (once or twice a month)
  • Theater and Dance performances

Financing for our wide spectrum of events is made possible by:

Bavarian State Ministry For Education _science And The Arts Daad



Welcome Center Events

Campus Tour
Events Campustour




Especially for those of you who have just arrived, the campus of the university can be like a maze. To help you finding your ways around campus, we offer you this tour.

Thursday, October 18th, 11 am



Kaffeestunde

Events Kaffeestunde





With the beginning of the new semester we would like to invite you to our semester-opening Kaffeestunde (coffee hour) at the Welcome Center. This will be a perfect opportunity to catch up with your fellow researchers and with the Welcome Center staff.

Wednesday, October 17th, 1 to 3.30 pm



City Tour Regensburg
Events Citytour




In October we would like to invite you all on a tour of our beautiful old town in Regensburg. Especially for those of you who recently moved here this will be the opportunity to get to know the beautiful old town and it's history.

Saturday, October 13th, 1.25 pm



Bavarian Evening

Events Bavarian




It is time to get to know the country you've chose to live in for a while. We invite you to join us for a bavarian evening: typical bavarian dishes, some traditions as well as an introduction course into the bavarian language of cause are going to be part of it!

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 6 pm



Trip to Tegernsee

Events Tegernsee



In September, we would like to invite you and your families to join us for a trip to the beautiful Tegernsee. Once we have arrived at Tegernsee, you will have the opportunity to either join us on a hike or spending the day at the lake.

Sunday, September 16th, 6.30 am - approx. 8 pm


Silent Opera

Events Silentopera

The theater in Regensburg is offering a special event in September: While the premiere of the opera will take place within the theater, we will watch the play outside at the Bismarckplatz on screens and listen to the music via headphones. This is called a Silent Opera!

Saturday, September 15th, 6.30 pm



Stammtisch

Events Stammtisch



We would like to see you all again at our next Stammtisch! A Stammtisch is an informal get together. Germans enjoy meeting their colleagues and friends in this environment. Our Stammtisch is a regular event where we will invite you to join in order to get to know us as well as each other.

Thursday, August 30th, 7.30 pm



Karaoke!
Event Karaoke





It is time to get our singing voices ready and to impress our fellow people by striking the right note (or not). Join us on a night out in town and for some Karaoke!

Monday, August 13th, 8 pm



Trip to the Abbey Weltenburg

Events Weltenburg



At the end of July we would like to invite you to join us at a trip to the St. Georg Abbey in Weltenburg. The Abbey Weltenburg is situatied on a peninsula of the Danube and is the oldest monastery in Bavaria. We will take a bus to Kelheim, take a walk and visit the monastery and the Biergarten.

Saturday, July 28th 2018, 10 am to approx. 6 pm


Baseball-Match: Buchbinder Legionäre Regensburg vs. Stuttgart Reds

Events Baseball





We invite you to join us for a Baseball-Match of the Buchbinder Legionäre Regensburg against the Stuttgart Reds. We are looking forward to this exciting match of the Bundesliga Season 2018.

Friday, June 29th, 6 pm



2018 Fifa World Cup Russia: "Germany vs. Sweden"

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We would also like to invite you all to join us for the second game of the group phase. We will meet again at a Biergarten to watch the game "Germany vs. Sweden" together on a giant screen.

Sunday, June 23rd 2018, 7 pm


2018 Fifa World Cup Russia: "Germany vs. Mexico"

Events Soccer1


Germans tend to love soccer championships. We would like to invite you to our "Public viewing" event. The term describes meeting together at a public place (e.g. a Biergarten) to watch soccer matches on giant screents. To give you the full experience of being in Germany during the World Cup we would like to invite you to meet us at a Biergarten to watch the match "Germany vs. Mexico" on a giant screen.

Sunday, June 17th 2018, 4 pm


City Tour Regensburg

Events Citytour





We are starting this month with a tour of our beautiful old town in Regensburg. Especially for those of you who recently mved here this will be the opportunity to get to know the beautiful old town and it's history.

Saturday, June 2nd 2018, 1.30 pm


We are grateful to DAAD and the Bavarian State Ministry for Education, Science and the Arts for financial support for these events for international researchers.


Stammtisch

RestaurantA Stammtisch is an informal get together. Germans enjoy meeting their colleagues and friends in this environment. Our Stammtisch is a regular event (once or twice a month) in a restaurant in Regensburg. PhD Students as well as guest researchers have the opportunity to get to know each other and talk about living and working in Regensburg.


The exact time and place will be published via our E-Mail list.

Marina Röhrich, the student assistant of the UR Welcome Center, organizes and accompanies the Stammtisch as well as serveral other events.


Other events of interest

From time to time we will also let you know about events organized by other institutions
Here a small selection

Sprachcafé

SprachcafeThe student organization "uM die ecKe!" organizes frequent gatherings to practice different languages. If you are interested in either practicing German or English or would like to offer your native language, get in touch with uM die ecKe! The languages offered at the moment are: English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Bavarian, Swahili and Chinese on demand (check with uM die ecKe!-Team first, please).

The Sprachcafé meets regularly at the

Kulturzentrum Alte Mälzerei, Galgenbergstraße 20.

More information on their facebook site: https://www.facebook.com/umdieecke.regensburg

This article about "uM die ecKe! appeared on the free newspaper "Rundschau" on January 21 (in German).


Theater at the UR

Several student theater groups present their work at the Audimax or at the Uni-Theater. Here is the schedule of cultural events through Uni KultUR.


Events in Regensburg

If you are interested what is available in the city of Regensburg, please check the city's calender of events  (in German).



Registration for events

  1. You can email us any time to sign up for the activities. You will often only hear back from us if there is not a space available. If you don't hear back right away, it means that your sign up was successful.
  2. Please note that some events have a maximum number of participants. Registration is first come, first serve.
    On the flip side, some events may be cancelled if there are not enough people who are interested.
  3. Email tutor.welcome-center@ur.de to sign up for activites and events or if you have questions.
  4. Feel free to email us at the Welcome Center any time if you notice that we don't have your proper contact information.
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