Posted on August 20th, 2015 by SIU Heidelberg
SIU Heidelberg is glad to welcome two guest speakers in the fields of International Relations and Business next week.
Tuesday, 25 August, 3 p.m., Dr. Cesar Serrano will hold his talk, and question and answer session about
Human Rights and working for the United Nations in South Sudan under changing mandates.
He will also discuss such issues as what it means to work for the UN, how to secure employment with the organization, as well as opportunities for the UN Volunteer Program.
Wednesday, 26 August, 3 p.m., Ambassador Dr. Zlatko Dimitroff will hold his talk, and question and answer session, about the
United Nations Peacekeeping Operations.
He will also discuss employment opportunities for those interested in securing employment with the UN in the Central African Republic.
These presentations and discussions should be of general interest to all students at Schiller in that opportunities for Business and IR majors will be discussed. The UN, like all intergovernmental organizations, urgently needs experts in human resource management, logistics, procurement, finance and accounting, as well as many other areas relevant to both IR and Business.
Posted on July 13th, 2015 by SIU Heidelberg
Student Governemnt presents Day trip to Europa Park
Time to start new month with an awesome day trip to the one of the most exciting parks in the world – Europa Park!
Whether Iceland, France, Russia or Austria – 13 European themed areas with typical national architecture, foods and flora create a holiday atmosphere. 11 rollercoasters offer rides which are not for the faint-hearted.
When?: July 17th, 06:30 at school, Park closes at 7 pm and we’ll head back to Heidelberg then.
Costs?: 10 Euros REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT
Posted on June 19th, 2015 by SIU Heidelberg
Mr. Russell E. Palmer, head of the Palmer Group and SIU’s Board of Directors, and Dr. Manuel Alonso, President of SIU, visited our Heidelberg Campus yesterday.
Both were impressed by the vivid international atmosphere and the modern facilities of the campus.
Posted on June 8th, 2015 by SIU Heidelberg
SIU’s Model United Nations Team successfully took part in another Model UN Event at the Faculte de Droit et Science Politique in Nice, at the very heart of the French Riviera.
During 4 days of heated debates, hundreds of students from all around the world tackled the most crucial economical, legal and political issues we are currently facing.
Dexter Morrow and Rita Hingorani from the SIU Team discussed the disarmament politics of the UN, whereas Ryan Sherring and Joel Tim participated in the Crisis committee, negotiating the current dispute between Japan, China and Taiwan over the Senkaku islands in the East China Sea. Joel even was awarded with the Sun Tzu Award for the best strategy in the context of solving the crisis.
Posted on May 22nd, 2015 by SIU Heidelberg
Students from our IR program at the European Commission and the EU Committee of the Regions in Brussels