Entries by Christina Böhnke

First Advent Posting – About Christmastime in Germany

The first taste of Christmas comes with the gingerbread cookies that appear on supermarket shelves at the very beginning of October. From the first advent onwards, Christmas markets, old Christmas hits on the radio as well as fairy lights spread the Christmas spirit throughout the country.  For many Germans, Christmas Eve (December 24), is divided […]

2nd INGENIUM Symposium: Sustainable Development Goals of European Universities

The INGENIUM network is strongly committed to European and global issues, which are materialised around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the European Commission’s European Green Deal (EGD) growth strategy. In order to reflect on this subject collectively, the partners will meet in Rouen on October […]

First face-to-face meeting between XAMK and URN partners

The first face-to-face meeting between international relations staff of South Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences (XAMK) – partner of the INGENIUM network since February 2022 – and University of Rouen Normandy (URN), took place in the URN’s Mont-Saint-Aignan campus on June 9. The members of the two universities discussed their international strategies and shared […]

MTU Students come together to create and Innovate in Lahti, Finland

A group of MTU students returned from Lahti, Finland this week after taking part in an innovative programme aimed at encouraging a culture of entrepreneurship among students from a range of disciplines. Entitled ‘European Creative Futures’, now in its 13th year, this Erasmus Intensive Programme was hosted by LAB University of Applied Sciences, Lahti, Finland […]