HU Docs - an initiative for doctoral students' networking
The HU Docs meet at the International Club "Orbis Humboldtianus" to hold their regular meetings (Doktorandenabende).
Meetings during the winter semester 2013/14:
Wednesdays: 27.11.2013, 18.12.2013, 29.01.2014 and Friday 07.02.2014 at 19:00
Everyone interested is welcome!
Website: HU Docs
The Berlin Debating Union (BDU)
The Berlin Debating Union e.V. is the debating club of the universities in Berlin.
Meetings take place every Tuesday at 18:00 at the Orbis.
The three major objectives are:
- Discussions on socio-political subjects
- Improving communication skills of participants
- International exchange of opinions and views
After the statement of the evening has been decided on, fifteen minutes are given for preparation. The structure of the discussion group is based on "four against four". The respective positions are drawn before the game starts.
The debates are open to everybody interested in current events. Spectators are welcome as well.
Contact: Georg Sommerfeld
Wesite: Berlin Debating Union e.V.
International initiatives and events
The Orbis is open also to international initiatives at the various faculties. Its rooms may be used for seminars and social events. For information contactat the International Office.