Kick off in Zurich

On the 18th of July the first Switzerland alumni meeting took place in Zurich with some 40 participants in the rooms of IBM. Hamburg is now represented there with four ambassadors. Many thanks to our sustaining member “novem business application GmbH” who organized the location and supported the event. We started off at 18:00 and everybody got a w...[more]

Geposted am 23.07.2013

Visiting the Elbphilharmonie still under Construction

On Saturday, 12th of July, we had our second guidance in the Elbphilharmonie. Around 17:30 we met the Elbphilharmonie pavilion, which served also as changing room. Shortly after arriving we had – sometimes too large – yellow rubber boots on  and our safety helmets. After a few safety instructions we entered Hamburg’s most famous building lot....[more]

Geposted am 22.07.2013

Alumni Meeting in Miami

The second meeting of the Alumni in Miami took place on the 10th of July at the “Gordon Biersch” in Brickell and was organized by alumnus Helmut.Although there were less participants than planned it was great fun to meet again and talk about the good old times and present issues.  Nice food and beer and all are looking forward to the next meet...[more]

Geposted am 12.07.2013

22nd of June: Rowing at the sport faculty

While the advanced once entered four-man boat and went off for long tour the beginners got their first learnings regarding techniques and equipment. Coordination and control were on the agenda before we were allowed to enter our boats. Once being on the water and after some rowing trials we could really start. Sport activities do make hungry, but a...[more]

Geposted am 28.06.2013

Second Meeting of the alumni group in Los Angeles

Dear Alumni, the second meeting of the Alumnigruppe in Los Angeles took place on the 11th of June in Venice Beach, located in the west of Los Angeles near to the Pacific. The place is apart from some other things famous for the “Venice board-walk,” the nationally permitted “Venice Beach Graffiti of barrier” at the Abbot Kinney boulevard and the “Mu...[more]

Geposted am 17.06.2013

New York meeting at the “Landbrot”

On the 6th of June 2013 we had our last meeting in New York before the summer break during July and August. The next meeting is scheduled for the 5th of September.The New Yorker Alumni met with Ambassadors Katharina and Thilo at the “Landbrot” in the West Village /  Seventh Avenue. The “Landbrot” is a mixture made of baker's shop and Bistro wi...[more]

Geposted am 14.06.2013

Sommer party in Chicago

On the 8th of June our summer party took place in Chicago. The alumni couple Mariam and Michael Pahl invited the alumni of Chicago and the ambassadors Tobias and Manuel to this event in their private house.   During the welcome baked bread with cheese was offered to the beer and wine. Afterwards the BBQ started.  We had steaks and sm...[more]

Geposted am 14.06.2013

Exclusive guidance in the town hall of Hamburg

On May 29th we had an exclusive meeting for 40 Alumni in the town hall of Hamburg. It started off with a guidance through the different historic rooms of the building. Our group guide impressed us with many anecdotes about the emergence of the city hall. A movie presentation about the different functions of the citizenry was the introduction for a ...[more]

Geposted am 31.05.2013

Rustic evening at the “Hadley’s”

On the 6th of May we had a wonderful evening at the „Hadley’s“ organized by alumna Sabine Poetsch.Some 25 Alumni met in a seperated area of the „Hadley’s“ having some cheese snacks, beer and wine. It was a very livly evening and it became late. We had entertaining discussions and at the end we could add another 3 new members to our association.Ther...[more]

Geposted am 24.05.2013

Alumni visiting the Elbphilharmonie

On Saturday May 4th  we were welcomed at the Elbphilharmonie and had the chance to take a look into the inner life of the still not finished building.Around 17:30 we met the Elbphilharmonie pavilion, which served also as changing room. Shortly after arriving we had – sometimes too large – yellow rubber boots on  and Briefly on it we were ...[more]

Geposted am 10.05.2013

Christmas Meeting in New York

On December, 5th the New York alumni had their first Christmas market meeting in the Bryant park of Manhattan in order to continue the long traditional meetings of the alumni of Hamburg. Who does not know the market at the Bryant park, should go there and have a look. The atmosphere is absolutely Christmassy, the ice-skating rink sparkles and the...[more]

Geposted am 17.12.2013

Campus Nostalgia - Die Feuerzangenbowle

On December, 5th storm resistant alumni met for the common cinema evening at the university and watched “Die Feuerzangenbowle” in the Audimax.A nice Gentleman dressed with a swallow tailed coat and a stovepipe hat demonstrated the correct handling of alarm clocks, pocket lamps and sparklers. Then the movie started and the good tempered audience spe...[more]

Geposted am 17.12.2013

Very successful event with Senator Horch at Olympus

On Tuesday, 26.12.2013 our discussion meeting „Science meets Practice “took place in the premises of Olympus.  Apart from an alive and interesting company presentation by the Managing Director Mr. Drewalowski from Olympus, some 90 Alumni discussed current topics such as HR recruiting processes and promotion opportunities for Hamburg’s techno...[more]

Geposted am 17.12.2013

New Support Member - Greenwood Strategic Advisors AG

After the kick-off meeting of the Swiss Alumni in Zurich we now also welcome our first Swiss Support member. Greenwood Strategic Advisors AG creates solutions that enhance management and organisational performance in complex and dynamic environments. We set up tailored decision platforms, which move out the risk-reward frontier while increasing t...[more]

Geposted am 17.12.2013

PEP Conference 2013

What is the meaning of interdisciplinary courses of studies and what are the challenges for young students in science and practice? This was the key question being discussed at the first PEP conference in Hamburg which was supported by Alumni Universtät Hamburg e.V.The discussion in front of an international group of students was led by Oskar Piegs...[more]

Geposted am 17.12.2013