Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Heidelberg


Related Topics

In the News (Thu 20 Jun 19)

  
 Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It was established in the town of Heidelberg in the Rhineland in 1386.
Thus, the University of Heidelberg is the oldest German University (although the first german-speaking university is the Charles University in Prague).
Although political actions of Heidelberg students have seldom occurred since then, the city still has one of the highest ratios of policemen per capita in Germany and the student body has kept a rather left-wing orientation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_Heidelberg   (1116 words)

  
 Heidelberg, Germany
Heidelberg is a romantic city located on the Neckar River which occupies a magnificent position astride the natural gateway formed by the Konigstuhl and the Heiligenberg ("Holy Mount").
Heidelberg is a city very rich in culture and international in its tastes, due to the famed Heidelberg University with a large number of foreign students, and its status as a favored international tourist destination.
The University of Heidelberg is the oldest university in Germany.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/facility/heidelberg.htm   (1198 words)

  
 Heidelberg, Germany
Most of Heidelberg's museums are to be found in the Old town, along with theatres, cinemas and countless restaurants and pubs.
Heidelberg and its Electors became repeatedly involved in political and theological arguments about popes and the question of the true faith.
In Heidelberg the rebuilding began quite soon, yet in 1693 town and castle were once again captured, by General Mélac, and this time the French troops caused systematic devastation: the castle was blown up and the town burned to the ground.
worldfacts.us /Germany-Heidelberg.htm   (2313 words)

  
 Walkabout - Heidelberg
The Austin Hospital was opened at Heidelberg in 1882 owing to a substantial donation from the widow of Thomas Austin of 'Barwon Park' (see entry on Winchelsea).
The Municipal Directory of 1883 likens Heidelberg to an English hamlet, describing it as a pretty municipal and postal village with a population of 457 and a pleasant resort for picnic and wedding parties from the city.
The population of Heidelberg was recorded as 713 in 1891 and it essentially remained a sleepy little country village until after World War I. The area is principally famous for its associations with a crucial aspect of Australia's art history.
www.walkabout.com.au /locations/VICHeidelberg.shtml   (3853 words)

  
 History of Heidelberg University Library
Heidelberg University was founded by Elector Ruprecht I of the Palatinate and chartered by Pope Urban VI in 1386.
Upon his accession to the throne in Heidelberg, Ottheinrich introduced the Lutheran confession and saw to it that the university was completely renovated.
After Heidelberg was conquered by Tilly in September 1622, the victorious Duke Maximilian of Bavaria as the leader of the Catholic League gave the Bibliotheca Palatina to Pope Gregory XV in order to keep to his part of a bargain he had made earlier.
www.ub.uni-heidelberg.de /Englisch/allg/profil/geschichte.html   (1578 words)

  
 Heidelberg history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Shortly afterwards, it moved from Frankenthal to Heidelberg, was converted to a joint-stock company and, in 1905, was renamed "Schnellpressenfabrik AG Heidelberg".
Karl Georg Ferdinand Gilke arrived in Heidelberg in 1912 and developed what he called the "propeller-gripper", describing it as "an automatic feeding and placing device, in which a pivoting rack picks up the sheet by applying suction to its entire surface, then uses blast air to deposit it on the platen...".
Heidelberg were fairly late in developing presses using the new technology of offset printing.
www.heidelberg-printing-press.com /history.htm   (503 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: University of Heidelberg
Heidelberg, a city of 41,000 inhabitants, is situated in the Grand Duchy of Baden, on the left bank of the Neckar.
The Bishop of Worms, in whose diocese Heidelberg was situated, was judge in ordinary of the clerics.
With the consent of Pope Julius III it was established in 1560 in the abandoned Augustinian monastery.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/07196a.htm   (2504 words)

  
 University of Heidelberg
Heidelberg's mission is in line with the current climate in Europe; the German government is implementing significant reforms that reward universities for pursuing innovation in learning and research.
Heidelberg is using.LRN to collaborate within and beyond the walls of the university.
Heidelberg University Medical School for example, financed the internationalization effort, the Assessment Package, Bug Tracker, Ticket Tracker, the Workflow Rewrite, and in cooperation with the Computing Center (and external institutions) contributed to the external authentication initiative.
dotlrn.org /case-study/universitaet-heidelberg   (459 words)

  
 UGS: About Us: Customer Case Studies and Videos: Heidelberg
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG Heidelberg was at a crossroads where it needed to determine which of its two design solutions would best support future product development plans.
Heidelberg has found that modeling new parts and subassemblies in NX is faster than working in Catia once design engineers are trained in the new system.
Heidelberg is at the beginning of fully leveraging its 3D NX data as well.
www.ugs.com /about_us/success/heidelberg.shtml   (924 words)

  
 Heidelberg, Germany  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
On the summit of Jettenbühl (195 m/640 ft), which dominates the eastern portion of the city, is Heidelberg Castle (mainly 14th-17th century), one of the most impressive historic landmarks of Germany.
Noteworthy religious buildings of Heidelberg are the 15th-century Church of Saint Peter, on the door of which the Bohemian theologian and martyr Jerome of Prague nailed his celebrated theses criticizing the papacy; and the Church of the Holy Ghost, also dating from the 15th century.
To a considerable extent, the world renown of the city is derived from the presence of the University of Heidelberg (1386), the first university in Germany.
www.galenfrysinger.com /heidelberg.htm   (637 words)

  
 Heidelberg, Germany
Heidelberg was every bit as captivating as I had imagined it would be.
When Mark Twain visited Heidelberg in 1878 he looked down at this same scene and remarked: "I have never enjoyed a view which had such a serene and satisfying charm about it as this one gives." Nothing has changed.
Heidelberg, and have not been there in several years now, so please don't ask me to help you find a favorite bar or a nice hotel.
www.icdc.com /~neubauer/heidelberg.htm   (1651 words)

  
 Heidelberg, Germany visitor attractions - what to see and do
Heidelberg has a couple of nice little, bustling markets - one in the old town and one across the river in Neuenheim.
Neuenheim is one of the nicest residential areas in Heidelberg and is a little off the beaten track of the tourist.
Heidelberg's is by no means the biggest or the most famous (that would be the Christmas market in Nürnberg), but is worth visiting none the less.
www.e-heidelberg.com /attractions/attractions.html   (3858 words)

  
 Heidelberg College Varsity Football DIII, a small private school in Tiffin, Ohio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Football is the oldest varsity sport on the Heidelberg campus and it has built a strong reputation over the years.
Heidelberg defeated Findlay University 20-0 in 1892 to start the program's career and has compiled 419 wins since.
The Berg won the Division III Championship by defeating Fort Valley State (Georgia) 28-16 in the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl to conclude the 1972 season.
www.heidelberg.edu /athletics/football   (129 words)

  
 University of Heidelberg at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The University of Heidelberg was established in the town of Heidelberg in the Rhineland in 1386.
Among the prominent thinkers to have been associated with the university are Georg Hegel,, the Atheist Ludwig Feuerbach, the existentialist philosopher-psychologist Karl Jaspers, the political theorist Hannah Arendt, the philosopher of hermeneutics Hans-Georg Gadamer, the critical theorist and philosopher Jürgen Habermas, and the philosopher of discourse ethics Karl-Otto Apel.
Although political actions of Heidelberg students have become seldom since then, the student body has kept a rather left-wing orientation and the city still has one of the highest ratios of policemen per capita in germany.
www.wiki.tatet.com /University_of_Heidelberg.html   (529 words)

  
 CD Baby: J.C. MATHEWS: Heidelberg
Heidelberg is a collection of rock guitar atmospheres.
Songs range from the gothic rock anthem "Heidelberg," the old-school Latin rock of "Los Alamos," the surf-Western-metal sound of "The Horseman," to a new interpretation of an old classical guitar favorite, "Variations On Romanze." And it covers all the ground between -- the perfect collection of songs for the electric guitar.
JC's Heidelberg is a great CD for all who love guitar...
www.cdbaby.com /jcmathews2   (564 words)

  
 Heidelberg Used Printing Press - Sheet-Fed Presses - Harris Web Offset   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
We are an independent site for used printing equipment and are not a part of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG nor of any other equipment manufacturer.
For visitors not totally familiar with the Heidelberg model range we would suggest a visit to our Machine Specifications pages that include details of the sheet size, image area, sheet speed, dimensions, weight and power requirements of all popular Heidelberg models.
Please be aware that the information contained in these tables is only a guide and we would strongly recommend you contact Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG or your local agent directly for a definitive specification for a particular year of manufacture as well as written confirmation of specification from any supplier of a particular used press.
www.heidelberg-printing-press.com   (460 words)

  
 Heidelberg, world famous town in Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
For people all over the world, Heidelberg is the very image of romantic Germany.
There are nice views of Heidelberg as a whole from the graceful Old Bridge (Alte Brücke).
Heidelberg´s is the oldest university in Germany, founded in 1386.
www.germanworld.com /heidel.htm   (338 words)

  
 Heidelberg - News & Events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Heidelberg USA announces prepress, press, postpress equipment installed around the country.
Heidelberg today announced that it is well into the process of opening six regional offices in locations across the U.S. to put its sales and service management teams closer to its customers.
Heidelberg today reinforced its commitment to the direct imaging (DI) business, confirming that it will continue to provide remarketed presses, parts, service, RIP upgrades and consumables for the DI market.
www.us.heidelberg.com /www/html/en/content/overview1/news/news_and_events_overview?resetBreadCrumbs=true   (184 words)

  
 Heidelberg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The University of Heidelberg was founded in 1386 and is the oldest German-speaking university after those in Prague and Vienna.
In recent years Heidelberg has been at the international forefront in the fields of environmental protection, genetic engineering, and information technology.
Approximately 1 in 5 of the population are students - this brings an atmosphere of energy and excitement to Heidelberg.
www.hepb.org /hbvmeeting/heidelberg.html   (255 words)

  
 Heidelberg-History- Historic Highlights of Germany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Brief History of Heidelberg: Heidelberg’s history by the numbers—from the 600,000-year old Heidelberg Man to the present.
In 1620, the Protestant Elector, Friedrich V, who was married to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of James VI of Scotland, accepted the Bohemian crown; he is known as the "winter king," as he only reigned for one winter.
In 1849, during the Palatinate-Baden rebellion, Heidelberg was the headquarters of a revolutionary army that was defeated by the Prussian army near Waghäusel.
www.hhog.de /en/showCity_en_detail.php?cityID=10010&folderID=10217&articleID=1661   (735 words)

  
 ABAKA - Hotels in Heidelberg (Germany)
The City Partner Hotel Holländer Hof is located in the heart of the Old Town of the romantic town Heidelberg right at the Alte Brücke and only 15 minutes from the castle as well as 2 minutes to the pedestrian area with small cafes, shops and bars.
The Molkenkur is the perfect location for all events, with a panoramic view including Heidelberg and the Neckar River valley.
The very quiet location is unmistakable and the old town of Heidelberg is only a 5 minutes car-drive away.
www.abaka.com /Germany/Heidelberg.html   (176 words)

  
 Heidelberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
View from the so called "alley of philosophers" (Philosophenweg) towards the Old Town, with Heidelberg Castle, and the
The old town, in German Altstadt, is long and narrow and is dominated by Heidelberg Castle which perches 200 metres above the Neckar on the steep wooded hill of the, surrounded by a park where the famous poet J.W. Goethe once walked.
Heidelberg Guide (http://www.heidelberg-guide.de/) The regional city guide with lots of informations, a panoramic virtual tour and e-cards from Heidelberg
www.portarthur.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Heidelberg,_Germany   (455 words)

  
 Camping Heidelberg :: English
While you are visiting Heidelberg you may use our camping ground as the ideal starting point for sight-seeing and trips out of town.
The hospitality of our team and the central location of the campground will make it possible for you to enjoy a stay without troubles.
Heidelbergs only campground is located down riverside in the district named "Schlierbach" (
www.camping-heidelberg.de   (157 words)

  
 Search Results for heidelberg - Encyclopædia Britannica
Heidelberg opened its university in 1386 making it, by far, Germany's oldest university town.
One of Heidelberg's favorite tourist attractions is this park with its fountain dedicated to Sebastian Minster.
Heidelberg, Germany-based center for research on international public law.
www.britannica.com /search?query=heidelberg&ct=   (497 words)

  
 Tyree Guyton - The Heidelberg Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Inspiring, infuriating, thought provoking - Tyree Guyton's Heidelberg Project is a swirl of colors and controversy...
That same year, Detroit Mayor Coleman Young, declared war on the Heidelberg Project, bulldozing several houses with 15 minutes warning, leaving the artist to scramble to rescue works assembled for an upcoming show at the Detroit Institute of Arts.
Visit the Heidelberg Project web site to learn more, take an on-line tour and find out how you can help preserve the art...
www.heidelberg.org /Pages/Artists/guyton/heidelberg.html   (537 words)

  
 Heidelberg College - Tiffin, OH
Follow this link to learn more about Heidelberg and to schedule a visit.
Heidelberg College is hosting the 2nd Annual Women’s Professional Development Conference on Saturday, April 8, 2006.
The clock is ticking for more than 300 undergraduate and graduate students who are preparing for one of the most significant days of their lives: Commencement 2006.
www.heidelberg.edu   (119 words)

  
 Heidelberg Travel Guide | Fodor's Online
The unwitting result of their efforts would warm any publicity agent's heart: Heidelberg's fame is out of all proportion to its size (population 145,000); more than 2½ million visitors crowd its streets every year.
As the road approaches Heidelberg, it begins to run alongside the Neckar, a snaky river that finally flows into the Rhine near Mannheim.
The new Heidelberg changed under the influence of U.S. army barracks and industrial development stretching into the suburbs, but the old heart of the city remains intact, exuding the spirit of romantic Germany.
www.fodors.com /miniguides/mgresults.cfm?destination=heidelberg@233&cur_section=ove   (395 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.