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Studying Sports in times of corona

On the WWU-Website, the University provides students with answers to frequently asked, study-related questions. Detailed information about all sports study programmes can be found on the homepage of the Institute of Sport and Exercise Sciences. Sports students will also receive information about the upcoming summer semester in their WWU email account. As always, any questions about the planning and organisation of the study programmes can be directed to the Service-Center. In case of personal issues due to the corona crisis, whether they are related to physical health, family situations, personal finances or of any other kind, please contact corona.sport.studieren@wwu.de to receive special counseling.

© "Fasten Seatbelt Sign" von Steve Schroeder unter CC BY-NC 2.0, dimensions adjusted

ZIM-grant awarded for the development of an intelligent seatbelt

The Department of Movement Science was awarded a financial grant from the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie, BMWi) that will help the development of an innovative seatbelt. The grant proposal was written together with four other partners from industry and academics and falls within the scope of the so-called "Central Innovation Programme for small and medium-sized enterprises” (ZIM). Involved in the 2-year project on behalf of the Department of Movement Science will be Maarten van den Heuvel.