PRESIDENCY NEWS

2017

14th DRC Summer School opened by Honorary President Ferenc Hudecz at the University of Pécs

DRC Honoray President Ferenc Hudecz © IDM
DRC Honoray President Ferenc Hudecz © IDM

DRC Presidency meeting, Krems 2017

Branislav Slyško, Karol Mičieta, Miloš Judaš, Friedrich Faulhammer, Ferenc Hudecz, Sebastian Schäffer, Georg Krauchenberg, Mariana Scheu, Doru Pamfil  © Donau-Universität Krems
Branislav Slyško, Karol Mičieta, Miloš Judaš, Friedrich Faulhammer, Ferenc Hudecz, Sebastian Schäffer, Georg Krauchenberg, Mariana Scheu, Doru Pamfil © Donau-Universität Krems

The 2nd Presidency meeting 2017 has been held at the Danube University Krems on 29th May. The minutes can be found in our Intranet


DRC president Friedrich Faulhammer and DRC vice-president Karol Mičieta at the Annual Conference of the European University Association (EUA)

Friedrich Faulhammer, Rector of the Danube University  Krems, Elisabeth Freismuth, Rector of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, Rector Karol Mičieta, Comenius-University of Bratislava (from left to right)   © Donau-Universität Krems
Friedrich Faulhammer, Rector of the Danube University Krems, Elisabeth Freismuth, Rector of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, Rector Karol Mičieta, Comenius-University of Bratislava (from left to right) © Donau-Universität Krems

Under the title “Autonomy and freedom: The future sustainability of universities”, representatives from universities from all over Europe discussed the autonomy of universities at the EUA Annual Conference 2017. Friedrich Faulhammer, Rector at the Donau-University of Krems and DRC president, spoke about the current developments regarding the autonomy of universities in Austria at the conference held in the Norwegian city Bergen on 6th and 7th April. For more information (in German), visit the website of Danube University Krems.


DRC is associated partner of EDU-LAB

Mag. Friedrich Faulhammer, Rector of the Danube University Krems  © EDU-LAB
Mag. Friedrich Faulhammer, Rector of the Danube University Krems © EDU-LAB

EDU-LAB is a project funded by the European Union aiming to improve the professional chances of young people in the Danube region.

More than 20 partners from 10 countries will cooperate for two and a half years to link education to employment in a sustainable way. A new governance model will be developed with the goal to create a binding commitment by the “Danubian Charter for young talents”.

DRC president rector Friedrich Faulhammer attended the 1st Steering Committee Meeting and the Kick-off Conference in Stuttgart, Germany.

For more information visit the EDU-LAB project website.


2016

New DRC presidency elected by the General Assembly

f.l.t.r.: DRC Honorary President Prof. Dr. Ferenc Hudecz, DRC Vice-President Prof. Dr. Doru Pamfil, DRC President Rector Friedrich Faulhammer, DRC Vice-President Prof. Dr. Karol Micieta © Donau-Universität Krems
f.l.t.r.: DRC Honorary President Prof. Dr. Ferenc Hudecz, DRC Vice-President Prof. Dr. Doru Pamfil, DRC President Rector Friedrich Faulhammer, DRC Vice-President Prof. Dr. Karol Micieta © Donau-Universität Krems

During the General assembly held at the Danube University Krems on 11. November 2016, a new DRC presidency has been elected. The new DRC president Rector Friedrich Faulhammer and his Vice-presidents Prof. Dr. Doru Pamfil and Prof. Dr. Karol Micieta have been unanimously approved by all DRC members present.