Münster University Newspaper

Our German-language University newspaper wissen|leben covers a wide range of topics highlighting higher education policies, people, research activities and degree programmes. The newspaper is published eight times a year with a circulation of 9,000 copies. You can  subscribe to receive email notifications for the online edition or to receive it by post. You can find a list of the locations where the print edition is displayed here.

If you wish to propose a topic, announce an upcoming event, send a letter to the editor, or make a suggestion for improving the newspaper, please notify our editorial staff well in advance, at best several weeks before publication.

Publication dates 2023:

1 February, 29 March, 3 May, 7 June, 12 July, 4 October, 8 November, 13 December

Factsheet (PDF) [de]

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Current issue: July 2023 [de]

The redesign and renovation measures are completed: the Geomuseum of the University of Münster will officially reopen its doors to the public on 10 August. The Surgical Hospital is celebrating its 100th anniversary. Medical doctor Jana Bregulla has studied the importance of dentists in discovering cases of domestic violence. In the July issue of the University newspaper, you will learn how athlete Jasmin Jabbes manages to balance her studies with the demands of top-level sports. In an interview, police commissioners Alexandra Dorndorf from Münster and Dr Sandra Müller-Steinhauer from Bielefeld look back on their university days. In the final edition of the dossier “interconnected & interdisciplinary”, three guest authors from international universities share insights about their work. In this month’s portrait, we introduce you to Johanna Wilstacke who completed a carpentry apprenticeship at the University of Münster.

Read the current issue as a pdf [de] and online.


Prior issues of "wissen|leben" [de]

Here you can browse through older issues of  "wissen|leben" by selecting a year.