International Summer Schools

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

The department of Social Work was planning a Summer School with its partner university Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja in Loja/ Ecuador in the end of July 2014. Prof. Dr. Ploil, Prof. Dr. Schulze and 11 students participated at the Summer School.

Here you have a Power Point Presentation (PDF 3.7 MB) with all the information about the Summer School 2014.

Prof. Dr. Heidrun Schulze and three students had written an articel about the Summer School (PDF 4.7 MB) for the Journal of the Hochschule RheinMain which was published in January 2015.

2011 International Summer School - Wiesbaden

September 2011 in Wiesbaden

The Summer School with the topic "Investigations by doing research of person-group-community" had taken place at our department of Social Work. Students from Ecuador, Lithuania, Slovenia, Spain and students from our department had participated. 2 weeks time for speaking about qualitativ research methods with the Prof. Dr. Heidrun Schulze, Prof. Dr. Eleonore Oja Ploil and guests, get to know social institutions in and nearby Wiesbaden and also for have time for cultural activities in Wiesbaden.
Here you can find the announcement of the Summer School (PDF 255 KB) with the whole programm.

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