Summer School 2018 - New York

Twelve Bachelor and Master students from our Department have been together with Prof. Dr. Heidrun Schulze and Prof. Dr. Davina Höblich in New York from June 29th to July 6th, 2018. Students from the Silver School of Social Work at New York University (NYU) took part in the Summer School as part of the cooperation between HSRM and NYU.

The topic: "Where do you come from? (Im-) Migration Discourses in Germany and the USA"

For further information and to receive an impression of the Summer School, please refer to the following Power Point Presentation

Summer School 2016 - Wiesbaden

The Summer School with the topic "Human Rights and Social Justice in Social Work Research and Practice: Perspectives from Germany and the U.S.A." took place from the 15th to the 22nd of July 2016 at our department of Social Work.

For further information and to receive an impression of the Summer School, please refer to the following Power Point Presentation (PDF 1 MB) and to the agenda of the Summer School (PDF 230 KB). Also you get here an introduction to the organizers and guest lectureres of the Summer School (PDF 257 KB).
Furthermore there was published an articel in the newspaper "Wiesbadener Kurier" (18.07.2016) about the Summer School  which you can find here.

We are very glad for the opportunity to have worked with you and our guests from the New York University Silver School of Social Work!

Summer School 2014 - Loja, Ecuador









A Summer School with the Faculty's partner university Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja took place in Loja/ Ecuador in the end of July 2014. Prof. Dr. Ploil, Prof. Dr. Schulze and 11 students participated at the Summer School.

This Power Point Presentation (PDF 3.7 MB) summarizes main information about the Summer School 2014.

An article about the Summer School (PDF 4.7 MB) written jointly by Prof. Dr Heifrun Schulze and three studens, who participated in the event, was published in the Journal of the Hochschule RheinMain in January 2015. Read their experiences by following the link.


2011 International Summer School - Wiesbaden









The Summer School "Investigations by doing research of person-group-community" took place at our department of Social Work in September 2011. Students from Ecuador, Lithuania, Slovenia, Spain and students from our department participated. For two weeks students and staff exchanged on questions of qualitative research methods with the Prof. Dr. Heidrun Schulze, Prof. Dr. Eleonore Oja Ploil and guests, visited social institutions in and nearby Wiesbaden and enjoyed cultural activities in Wiesbaden.
Here you can find the announcement of the Summer School (PDF 255 KB) with the complete programm.

A student of our department had written a report (PDF 319 KB) about the Summer School. Another (german) report (PDF 519 KB) was published in the journal of the Hochschule RheinMain you can read here.