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Open Letter of Protest

OPEN LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT AND THE PRESIDENTIAL BOARD OF THE GEORG-AUGUST UNIVERSITY, GÖTTINGEN, GERMANY December 9, 2020 Dear President Jahn and members of the…

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Colloquium 2020-2021

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic our research seminar takes place on the Kolleg’s digital platform (Wednesdays, 4.15-5.45 pm) 8th January 2020Birgit Erdle:Broken universalism. Siegfried…

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Research Groups & Senior Fellows: Call for Proposals

The Lichtenberg-Kolleg is Göttingen’s Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Named after one of the most important and versatile representatives of…

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Corona Virus Warning App

The Corona warning app can now be downloaded from Google Play and the App Store. Details here. Stay safe. Look after each other.

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Corona Virus Update

For the time being the academic activities of the Lichtenberg-Kolleg in the Sternwarte remain suspended — but of course the new platform e-lichtenbergkolleg is always…

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#WirbleibenZuhause

#WirbleibenZuhause – We Stay At Home – And Why It Is Important! For updates and official information/guidelines please regularly visit the websites (in German and…

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Covid-19

Just all other institutes of higher education and academic research the Lichtenberg-Kolleg had to close its doors– we did so on Thursday 12 March. We…

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Workshop: Intersections of Earth Sciences and Theology in the Long 18th Century

Venue: Historic Observatory/Historische Sternwarte Geismar Landstraße 11 Organized by Hanna Roman, Volkswagen‐Mellon Fellow in Residence & Lichtenberg‐Kolleg Programme Thursday, 11 July Arrival of conference participants…

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Exhibition: Lichtenberg’s Human Figurations

12 April to 30 June 2018, Historic Observatory Focusing on the work of the Kolleg’s namesake Georg Christoph Lichtenberg (1742-1799) and his colleague Johann Friedrich Blumenbach…

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Open Day 2016

What a wonderful Open Day! We would like to warmly thank the over 700 visitors who have joined us today for our exhibition ‘Sturm der…

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