• 50 Years of Bielefeld University, 1969–2019

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A look back at the 2019 program of academic events marking Bielefeld University's 50th anniversary

2019 marked 50 years since the founding of Bielefeld University. This anniversary was met with celebration.

Students, researchers and instructors, university staff in administration and facilities maintenance, and citizens of the city of Bielefeld were invited to get to know Bielefeld University (even) better, with an exciting program of academic events, numerous projects, and activities. This website documents the year’s program of academic events in photo galleries and video clips.

  • Program of Academic Events

    Learn more about Bielefeld University’s academic program organized around the guiding topic of “The Theoretical University,” including a lecture series, student conference, anniversary conference, and workshop.

  • Anniversary Aims

    The anniversary celebrations enhanced public relations, image development and promotion, and strategically positioned Bielefeld University in public awareness. Learn more about the aims of our anniversary program here.     

  • Anniversary Projects

    Inspiring - Tolerant - Informative - Delicious - Danceable – Educational: Learn more about our anniversary projects here.