Black swans in public administration

Administrative scientist Professor Wolfgang Seibel from the University of Konstanz awarded a Reinhart Koselleck Project to carry out pioneering research into serious organisational failure

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Lost treasure rises from the ashes

[Only available in German] A marvel spread across four floors: Students from the HTWG and the University of Konstanz create the "Rebuild Palmyra" exhibition currently on display at the Konstanz Bildungsturm

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The transience of life

[Only available in German] The university's theatre group (UTK) presents a new production of Christian Lollike's play "Verzeihung ihr Alten, wo finde ich Zeit, Liebe und ansteckenden Irrsinn" - premiere on 11 July 2017

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Jürgen Osterhammel awarded the Pour le Mérite order of merit

The Konstanz historian, Professor Jürgen Osterhammel, was elected a national member of the Pour le Mérite order of merit, the federal government announced. The decision was made during a chapter meeting held in Berlin on 11 June 2017. Also elected was the historian Professor Karl Schlögel, professor emeritus (2013) at the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder). Karl Schlögel was professor of Eastern European history at the University of Konstanz from 1990 until 1994. The order...

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