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Job offering – Registrar for Heidelberg Campus

Schiller International University, a private American university, is looking for a Registrar for its Heidelberg campus as an active reinforcement of the Student Service Center. The individual advising of students, as well as the independent coordination of the course schedules and provision of information form the focal points of the activity. The full-time position is permanent and immediately open. The language of operation is English.

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Council of Europe in Strasbourg

SIU students visit the Council of Europe in Strasbourg

Students attending Master in International Relations and Diplomacy Programme at Schiller International University  (Heidelberg Campus) visited the Council of Europe in Strasbourg (France) with their Professor, Dr. Alenka Verbole

The two days study trip within the framework of the Conflict and Peace Strategies Course allowed the students to engage in a constructive dialogue with the Council of Europe high profile officials. Among others they met with Mr Matjaz Gruden, Director of Democratic Participation and Mr Dmitri Marchenkov, Deputy Head of co-operation and external relation service a.i. at the CoE Congress of Local and regional Authorities learning more about the Council, its mandate, and its approach to the conflict prevention and peacebuilding.

While the Council of Europe does not engage it the matters of defense issues it plays an important role in conflict prevention and reconciliation. A presentation of Ms Myrtia Murgia, Programme  Officer, and Mr Andrew Forde, Advisor,  both CoE Directorate of Political Affairs explained in details  the reconciliation efforts of the CoE when dealing with frozen and protracted conflicts. Another special session took place focusing on the Dayton Peace Agreement with the first ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to the CoE, Mr Igor Davor Gaon.

 

Council of Europe in Strasbourg

Council of Europe in Strasbourg

Schiller Heidelberg SAP visit

 

Today our students took the opportunity to visit SAP, one of the biggest business software companies in the world with regional offices in over 180 countries.

 

About SAP SE:

SAP Purpose and Promise

”At SAP, our purpose is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives. Our promise is to innovate to help our customers run at their best. SAP is committed to helping every customer become a best-run business. We engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality, and spread opportunity across borders and cultures. Together, with our customers and partners, we can transform industries, grow economies, lift up societies, and sustain our environment.”

 

SAP Diversity and Inclusion

”Creating a diverse, inclusive, and bias-free culture makes us a better company. Diversity fuels our innovation, enhances our engagement with both customers and employees, and helps drive business success in this rapidly changing, digital world. At SAP, we are dedicated to eliminating bias in the workplace and want to enable every individual to be recognized for what they have to contribute – and have the freedom to be their authentic selves.”

 

Fighting Impunity: a shared Responsibility – A Speaker Series Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the Rome Statute (with support from the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU)

 

Press Release
June 7th 2018

Schiller International University Heidelberg

announces

“The Rome Statute at 20: the Views of a former ICC Judge”

as part of its new speaker series:

Fighting Impunity: a shared Responsibility –
A Speaker Series Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the Rome Statute
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