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The corona pandemic

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Top News Human Medicine

Lonely people trust less

Lack of trust can make lonely people feel even lonelier, according to a current study in which researchers from Oldenburg were involved.

Two young people are discussing a book with each other; all that can be seen are their gesticulating hands, the book lying on the table, and another hand holding a pen.
Top News German Studies

Let's talk about literature

Do young people find poems and novels more accessible and interesting if the texts are discussed on an emotional level? A team led by literature…

Two women wearing masks walk through the foyer of the lecture hall building A14.
Präsidium Top News

Back onto campus for the winter semester

Campus life again at last: For the winter semester, the University of Oldenburg is planning a study routine in which on-campus teaching will once…

Two students are practicing resuscitation on a manikin.
Campus Life Health Services Research

Expedition into the world of country doctors

From child protection to palliative care: at Oldenburg University's General Practice Summer School, 25 medical students from all over Germany are…

Campus Life

One card, many functions

Featuring numerous functions – including staff ID card, electronic time tracking, building access and electronic payments – the new CampusCard brings…

Two peole are walking towards the entrance of the building.
Top News Computing Science

Researchers expand Master's programme in East Africa

Computer systems that control devices such as televisions are the focus of a study programme that Oldenburg's business informatics experts helped to…

A young woman sits next to a doctor who shows something on a clipboard. The hands are in the center of the picture.
Top News Health Services Research

Should cancer patients participate in tumour conferences?

Only a few breast cancer and gynaecological centres in Germany offer their patients the opportunity to take part in tumour conferences. A new study…

Lecture hall situation, a woman gives a presentation to a larger audience.
Präsidium Top News

Good supervision for doctoral candidates

Supervising doctoral students is a demanding task. A new awards honours the commitment of supervisors. Annett Thiele, Vice President for Early Career…

Thomas Badewien stands on a boat with drifter
Campus Life

Citizen scientists welcome!

Thomas Badewien from the ICBM is receiving a lot of calls from tourists and beach walkers at present. He explains in an interview what this is all…

 Picture of the sampling frame hanging on a rope and still under water. It consists of 48 bottles, which are arranged in a circle and can be opened and closed at different depths.
Top News Marine Research

Multiculti of microbes

Growing microorganisms and their natural communities in the lab – that's what a new collaborative project led by Oldenburg researchers is working on.…

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