AGU with AKAS: Swap Market

WHEN: July 9th, 2024 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. WHERE: In front of the EAC (or bad weather: in the foyer of the Neue Mensa) Swap old treasures for new discoveries – all without money! The AG Umwelt is once again holding its swap market together with the AKAS! Just come along and drop … Read more

Meet us at the Christmas markets!

On 06.12.2023 we will not be in room 3.213 of the new university library as usual, but at our stand at the student Christmas market in the foyer of the new canteen. We look forward to seeing you there and chatting in a pleasant atmosphere.

We will also be represented with a stand at the Christmas flea market in the “Buntes Haus” (Tschaikowskistra√üe 57a) on 09.12.23 (2nd Advent weekend).

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Lunchbag Seminar: Climate System and Climate Change

Every Wednesday 1:15 pm to 2:00 pm you can attend the Lunchbag Seminar about Climate System and Climate Change.

Regardless of your professional background, you are invited to take part and join in the discussion.

In short lecture blocks, we will look at the Earth and climate system, paleoclimatic and current developments as well as non-linear interactions and feedbacks.
We will explore the boundaries between physical reality and societal decision-making.
decision-making. Individual examples will underpin the basis with specific examples of particular regions and disciplines.

Further information and lecture notes can be found on OPAL

Freiberg is planting trees! Come and join!

Freiberg is looking for energetic support, because in the M√ľnzbachtal is to be created on 04.11.23 a meadow orchard! We meet at 10 o’clock on site.

To find the plantation, turn into the street “Am F√∂rsterberg”. Relatively at the beginning you will find a service road on the left. On this road you will pass a barrier and then you are there.
Don’t forget your work clothes and bring a shovel and a hook if you have them.
On this day apples, pears, plums and cherries will be planted, which will later benefit the general public.
The planting is financed by the eku Future Prize with funds from the Free State of Saxony.

Here is the location:


AG Umwelt First Meeting

You are interested in nature, environment and climate protection and would like to bring these topics closer to other students and interested people? Then take a look at the AG Umwelt! We organize lectures, movie nights and other cool events to make a small contribution to education.

In the coming winter semester, we will focus on the topics of waste separation, nutrition and green campus (flowering meadows, mowing concepts). If these topics interest you or if you want to contribute with completely new suggestions, feel free to come by!

On 10/23/2013 is our first open meeting starts at 4pm in the new library. Meet downstairs at the entrance!
We look forward to seeing you!

23.11. Lecture: Ways out of the growth compulsion – The utopia of sustainable socialism?

We cordially invite you to a lecture organised by the Weltladen Freiberg, the I√ĖZ Freiberg and the AG Umwelt Freiberg! Content:¬† “Eco-socialism or barbarism” is the message given by the Spanish Minister of Consumer Affairs 50 years after the publication of the first Club of Rome report. Alberto Garz√≥n thus clearly identifies the challenges we … Read more

28.06. lection: Remaking Matter: AMP model of materials-based collaborative design

This event concludes our five-part series on “Global and Developmental Issues in Resource Justice.” It will take place online at 7:45 p.m. on June 28, 2022. On the content: Agbogbloshie is one of Africa’s largest e-waste dumps in Ghana. The Agbogbloshie Makerspace Platform (AMP) is an open-source initiative tailored to Africa that promotes the reuse … Read more

01.06. & 02.06. sale of recycled paper

On Wednesday and Thursday (1.6. & 2.6.) you will have the opportunity to purchase college pads and printer paper made from recycled paper in the dining hall. Why recycled paper? – Lower energy and water consumption during production, reduced use of chemicals, saving CO2 … All reasons to switch to recycled paper. ? What? paper … Read more

07.06. Digital transformation in countries of the Global south

We start into the fourth event of our five-part series “Global and development issues in resource justice”. This lecture is about the topic: “Digital Transformation in Countries of the Global South” and will take place on 07.06. at 19.45 Online. This lecture series is a cooperation project with S√§chsische Entwicklungspolitische Bildungstage SEBIT and Oscar Choque … Read more

17.05. Self-sufficiency of critical raw materials in the EU: Lithium mining in Portugal

We are starting the third event in our five-part series “Global and Development Issues in Resource Justice”. Our third lecture is about: “Self-sufficiency in critical raw materials in the EU: lithium mining in Portugal”.¬† This talk will take place online on 17.05.2022 at 7:45pm. Lithium has become an important raw material used in the electronics … Read more