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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

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.

Wednesday, February 27th, 7.30 pm



Movie Night!

Events Movienight





In February we would like to invite you to another great movie night with us! There will be snacks and drinks.

Tuesday, February 12th, 8 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, January 31st, 7.30 pm



Board Games Night!

Events Spieleabend





For our first event of the new year, we would like to invite you all to another fun night of playing Board Games. Feel free to bring your own games! There will be snacks and drinks.

Wednesday, January 23rd, 6.30 pm



Nikolaus Gathering

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Join us for a festive advent gathering: On Nikolaus-Day we would like to invite you for a gathering with punch and christmas cookies, which we will be making that night.

Thursday, December 6th, 6 pm



Bowling!

Events Bowling





Once again we would love to invite you to a fun night of bowling with the Welcome Center! If doesn't matter if you've never been bowling before, or if you're an expert - you are all wecome to attend!

Thursday, November 29th, 8 pm



Tour of the Regensburg BMW plant

Events Bmwtour





In the beginning of November, we would like to invite you to a tour of Regensburg's BMW plant. The tour will last 2.5 hours and will give us the chance to get to know the production of the cars.

Saturday, November 10th, 7.45 am



Modern Dance: "Der Tod und das Mädchen"

Events Moderndance





"The finite nature of life has moved humans at all times and in all cultures to debates in religious, philosophical and artistic levels." - We invite you to watch the new Modern Dance production of Yuki Mori and Fabien Prioville in the Velodrom in Regensburg with us.

Wednesday, November 7th, 7.30 pm



Scary Silent Movie Night!
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At the end of October and perfectly in time for Halloween, we would like to invite you to a special move night with us. We will be enjoying this scary move together.

Monday, October 29th, 8 pm



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.

Tuesday, October 16th, 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


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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