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Practical experience with Pedelecs and electric VW vans

Electric mobility at University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Hanover

From electric cars, to Pedelecs, or modified VW vans: electric mobility is strongly represented at HsH. In this film we are demonstrating the differences between a regular e-bike and a Pedelec. We are watching  students of mechanical engineering transform an old VW combustion engine van into an electric car, and we are presenting the Pedelec-Café. The rental station’s design was drafted by two students of the interior design department.

Business School with different insights/perspectives

Intercultural Learning

GISMA Business schools is home to students from different cultural backgrounds. In addition to the diversity of students, the professors teaching at GISMA also follow this theme and hail from countries such as the UK, Greece and Cameroon. At the moment, a large percentage of students are international and bring different  ideas, knowledge and experience to the classroom. This diversity is part of GISMA’s vision to incorporate the slogan “Where professionals become international business leaders”. International students at GISMA, are also taught intercultural competence, to complete their experience of studying in Germany. GISMA’s unique expertise in intercultural competence helps to teach international students business topics relevant to the German business environment.

TiHo investigates new poultry husbandry concept - Studentenwerk tests acceptance in refectories

Dual-Purpose Chicken-Research to Improve Animal Welfare

Researchers of the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation, (TiHo) are currently investigating the husbandry of dual-purpose chicken in cooperation with scientists from other research institutions. These chickens can be used for producing both eggs and meat. A market test in the Hanover cafeterias of the Studentenwerk is also part of this project. The male birds of the dual-purpose chicken are sold as half a roast chicken, and guests asked for their opinion.

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Institutions

GISMA Business School Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover Studentenwerk Hannover Medizinische Hochschule Leibniz Universität Hannover Volkswagen Stiftung Landeshauptstadt Hannover Leibniz Fachhochschule Stiftung Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover Hochschule Hannover Fachhochschule für die Wirtschaft Fraunhofer ITEM