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  Rostock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rostock is located on the Warnow river; the quarter of Warnemünde 12 km north of the city centre lies directly on the coast of the Baltic Sea.
In 1419 the oldest university in Northern Europe, the University of Rostock, was founded.
In the first half of the 19th century Rostock regained much of its economic importance, at first due to the wheat trade, and, from the 1850s, to industry, especially to its shipyards.
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 University of Rostock
When Rostock was placed under the bann of the empire and the Church on account of outbreaks among the citizens, the university moved to Greifswald (Easter, 1437).
In 1443 it returned to Rostock, but when the dukes wished to raise one of the churches of the city to a cathedral-church in order to give the professors the canonries as benefices, the town opposed the procedure and there developed what is known as the cathedral feud.
When an effort was made later to reorganize the university a dispute arose between the city of Rostock and the dukes of Mecklenburg as to the administration and supervision of the school.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/r/rostock,university_of.html   (419 words)

  
 University of Rostock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The University of Rostock (German: Universität Rostock) is a university in northern Germany, located in the city of Rostock in the state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and is the oldest university in Northern continental Europe.
It was founded in 1419 by confirmation of pope Martin V. and thus is the oldest university in Northern continental Europe.
The University of Rostock is one of two universities in German state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, the other being the Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_Rostock   (194 words)

  
 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: University of Rostock
University of Latvia is the oldest university in Latvia.
History The university was established in 1970 by the amalgamation of the Higher School of Economics in Sopot (existing since 1945) and Gdańsk College of Education (formed in 1946).
The University of Wyoming is a land-grant university located in Laramie, Wyoming, situated on Wyomings high plains, at an elevation of 7,200 feet (2194m), between the Laramie and Medicine Bow mountain ranges.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/University-of-Rostock   (1038 words)

  
 University of Rostock: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Rostock (slavic origin: roztoka) is a city in northern germany....
Ernst moritz arndt university of greifswald is located in greifswald, germany, between the islands rügen and usedom, and is the second oldest university...
The university of copenhagen (danish: københavns universitet) is the oldest and largest university and research institution in copenhagen, denmark...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/u/un/university_of_rostock.htm   (1626 words)

  
 Rostock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Rostock (slavic origin: roztoc) is a city in northern Germany.
The city grew, was almost entirely destroyed in World War II and became a major industrial centre of East Germany with the port being developed as the primary gate to the world.
In the 20th century, Rostock was the place of Heinkel airplane construction until the end of the Second World War.
www.wikiverse.org /rostock   (436 words)

  
 WorldTravelGate.net® - The History of Rostock, Germany, Europe
Today Rostock is a city of about 250,000 and the largest in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.
University history - Rostock University, founded in 1419, is the oldest university in Northern Europe and has one of the richest traditions of German universities.
The University of Rostock has proven its flexibility and its enthusiasm for innovation again and again in the course of its varied history.
www.eurotravelling.net /germany/rostock/rostock_history.htm   (235 words)

  
 Rostock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
A powerful member of the Hanseatic League in the 14th century, Rostock passed to Mecklenburg in 1314 and to the dukes of Mecklenburg-Schwerin in 1352.
From 1952 to 1990 it was the capital of Rostock Bezirk (district) in East Germany.
The Wilhelm Pieck University of Rostock (1419) was at one time a stronghold of Lutheranism.
www.hfac.uh.edu /gbrown/philosophers/leibniz/BritannicaPages/Rostock/Rostock.html   (314 words)

  
 Master of Science Program in Physics
The MSc in Physics at the University of Rostock is taught in English and takes two years (four semesters) including a one-year thesis.
The nearly 800 years old Hanseatic Town of Rostock is the largest city in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, and forms the center of the tourist area along the German coastline of the Baltic Sea.
The University of Rostock was founded in 1419 and is one of the oldest universities in Germany and the oldest university in Northern Europe.
www.physik.uni-rostock.de /studium/master.html   (484 words)

  
 UNK | Rostock University
Rostock University, founded in 1419, has one of the broadest spectrums of subjects among German universities.
Rostock University offers UNK students a unique opportunity to study at an ancient university in the new "Lander" of Germany.
The University of Nebraska at Kearney is an ADA and Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution.
www.unk.edu /international/studyabroad/index.php?id=1250   (207 words)

  
 NC State - Study Abroad Office
Located on the Baltic Sea between the Danish and Polish borders of Germany, the city of Rostock was settled in the 12th century and has been a major sea port and trade center since the Middle Ages.
Founded in 1419, the University of Rostock is one of the oldest universities in northern Europe.
As in most German university towns, the University is not concentrated in one campus area, but rather buildings and facilities are scattered among the city.
www.ncsu.edu /study_abroad/places/europe/rostock.html   (387 words)

  
 systems biology, bioinformatics, data engineering
Rostock is an old Hanse Town, located at the baltic coast in the north east of Germany - a region is called 'Mecklenburg Vorpommern'.
Moritz Schlick, professor of "natural philosophy" in Rostock between 1911 and 1921, was a leading figure of the "Vienna Circle", a group of philosophers, scientists, and mathematicians that investigated scientific language and scientific methodology.
Albrecht Kossel, born in Rostock got his doctoral degree in medicine from the University of Rostock.
www.sbi.uni-rostock.de /rostock.html   (619 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: University of Greifswald
In 1436, when on account of dissensions among the townspeople, the University of Rostock was placed under interdict by the Council of Basle, it was removed to Greifswald with the consent of the same council, where it remained for seven years.
After the return of the university to Rostock, six professors remained at Greifswald, whereupon the burgomaster, Heinrich Rubenow, hismself a doctor of laws and a member of one of the most influential and aristocratic families of the city, conceived the idea of establishing a university in his native city.
In 1775 Gustavus III imposed on the university a new constitution affecting the organization of the teaching body, the several institutions of learning, the administration of its property, and laws governing the student body.
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 The Seattle Times: Travel Outdoors: Grim era revisited in German prison museum
Throughout East Germany and in Rostock, a Baltic port city, people were snatched from the street, their homes and workplaces by the all-powerful State Security Service, or Stasi.
Rostock, a city of about 200,000, also suffered under an earlier 20th-century dictatorship — the Nazis.
And it's a snapshot of Germany's history, from its medieval life — the University of Rostock was founded in 1419 and is one of the oldest in Northern Europe —; to its Cold War history and the unemployment and other social struggles that followed German reunification.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/traveloutdoors/2002210653_rostock20.html   (696 words)

  
 Board of Scientific Directors
She took her degree in physics at the University of Rostock in 1987.
From 1990 till 1996 she served as Scientific Assistant with the Chair of Theoretical Physics I. Her studies at the University of Rostock were extended by stays at the University of Maryland with Prof.
Since 2001 she is adjunct professor at Rostock University, since 2006 "Honorarprofessor" (part-time professor) at TU Munich.
www.ipp.mpg.de /ippcms/eng/pr/institut/organigramm/leitung/guenter.html   (274 words)

  
 Bulletin Online at NC State
My name is Manuela Gabriel and I am majoring in English at the University of Rostock, which is one of the many German partner universities of NC State.
In case you think the University of Rostock is not as great as NC State to study at, you are wrong.
Since it is a small university, most teachers know you (opposite to a lot of other German universities) and you have the Baltic Sea right in front of you where you can enjoy yourself.
www.ncsu.edu /ncsu/univ_relations/news_services/ebulletin/99_02/25/guest3.htm   (645 words)

  
 IBM case study on University of Rostock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Founded in 1419--some 30 years before the invention of movable type--the University of Rostock is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in northern Europe.
The University of Rostock’s two courses on content management and digital libraries are a significant part of its database and information sciences program--largely because they offer real-world instruction in two leading software products, IBM DB2 Universal Database and IBM DB2 Content Manager.
The University of Rostock’s courses in content management are among the very few university programs in content management anywhere.
www-306.ibm.com /software/success/cssdb.nsf/CS/TKNC-5UE3E6?OpenDocument&Site=dmmain   (1295 words)

  
 University of Rostock
The University of Rostock, established in 1419, is the oldest university in Northern Europe.
This is also true for the two main tasks of the university: research and teaching.
The University of Rostock must not hide behind other universities in Thuringia, Bavaria, Saxony or Baden-Württemberg.
www.regionrostock.de /University_of_Rostock.285.0.html   (301 words)

  
 ISSAC'98 - University of Rostock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The university grew in pace with the town and the town grew in pace with its university.
The university survived the difficulties resulting from the Thirty Years War and the dissolution of the Hanse, but also the widespread closure of universities in Germany at the turn of the 18th/ 19th Centuries.
The first technical faculty at a classical German university was established in Rostock as recently as 1951.
wwwteo.informatik.uni-rostock.de /ISSAC98/university.html   (299 words)

  
 IBM case study on University of Rostock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
In the German seaside city of Rostock on the Baltic coast, the 10,000 students at the University of Rostock are pursuing courses of study inspired by a long tradition of educational excellence.
The University of Rostock became part of the IBM Scholars Program several years ago, after it had already begun to send students to the IBM labs in Böblingen, Germany, and San Jose, California, for their requisite semester-long internships.
The University is now using DB2 Content Manager, Version 8.1, and is very pleased with the enhancements that IBM has made in its new release.
www-306.ibm.com /software/success/cssdb.nsf/CS/TKNC-5UE3E6?OpenDocument&Site=default   (1286 words)

  
 Schiffahrtsmuseum Rostock
The main branch, exhibiting the history of shipping, is housed in a 19th century building in the centre of Rostock.
Based on this, the first Ship archaeological Seminar in Germany at the University of Rostock took place in 1996.
This course is to be continued at the university in the future.
www.abc.se /~m10354/mar/shipmus.htm   (554 words)

  
 Neurobiological Lab - Events - University Rostock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
University of Rostock, June 19 - July 2, 2006
University of Rostock, May 30 - June 12, 2005
University of Rostock, April 26 - May 9, 2004
www.neurobiology.med.uni-rostock.de /events/index.html   (71 words)

  
 Baltic Sea Seminar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
This conference will be held at the University of Rostock, the oldest university in Northern Europe, founded in 1419.
The old Hanseatic town Rostock is located about 200 km north of Berlin at the Baltic coast in the former East Germany.
Rostock can be reached from Berlin, Hamburg or Frankfurt (airports TXL, HAM or FRA) by frequent trains departing usually in a two-hour-tact from Berlin, Zoologischer Garten, or Hamburg, Hauptbahnhof, or Frankfurt, Flughafen, respectively.
www.math.uni-rostock.de /Baltic/balticmain.html   (296 words)

  
 ipedia.com: University of Rostock Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
University of Rostock Data Motto Doctrina Multiplex - Veritas Una "many teachings - one truth" Established 1419 Latin Alma Mater Rostochiensis German Universität Rostock Location Rostock, Germany Enro...
The University of Rostock (German: Universität Rostock) is a university in northern Germany, located in the city of Rostock in the state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania.
Over the centuries numerous of notable students and professors have had ties with the university.
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 eNoteHistory - Home
In this interdisciplinary project different parties cooperate: the Library of the University of Rostock, the Department of Musicology at the University of Rostock, the Database Research Group at the Department of Computer Science as well as the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics.
The common aim is to store the 18th century music scores of Rostock in a digital archive, which has to provide access and storage mechanisms for the score images and corresponding metadata as well as mechanisms for computer aided scribe identification.
Department of Musicology at the University of Rostock
www.enotehistory.de   (343 words)

  
 Rostock Cray extends to Institute of Research of Baltic Sea
The Computer Centre at the University of Rostock is equipped with a SGI/Cray T3E900 AC40-128 with a total of 44 processors.
It serves the institutes in the university and IOW (Inst.
The main workhorse in Rostock is the T3E with a total of 44 DEC Alpha EV5.6 processors, 450 MHz clock, 900 MFlop/s, 128 MB per processor.
www.hoise.com /articles/UH-PR-11-97-1.html   (784 words)

  
 University of Rostock - InformationBlast
The University of Rostock is the English name of Die Universität Rostock.
The university is located in the city of Rostock in the German state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania.
During the late German Democratic Republic era, the university was renamed Wilhelm-Pieck-Universität to honor Wilhelm Pieck, an early GDR leader; this name change was quickly undone after the German reunification.
www.informationblast.com /University_of_Rostock.html   (74 words)

  
 Abstract   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
University of Rostock, Institute of Immunology, Schillingallee 70, 18057 Rostock, Germany
University of Rostock, Department of Neurology, Gehlsheimer Str.
University of Konstanz, Department of Biology, Immunology, Universitätsstr.
www.bioinfo.de /isb/abstracts/05/0028.html   (280 words)

  
 Faculty, Department of Classics, University of Maryland
In June, she delivered presentations at the University of Rostock and the Alexander von Humboldt University in Berlin, and gave a paper at a conference on Classics in 19th- and 20th-century Britain in Wales.
In July, she read a paper at the International Conference on the History of Rhetoric in Los Angeles, and was a presenter at the National Endowment for the Humanities summer institute for secondary teachers on Catullus and Horace at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland.
Daniel Kapust (BA 1998) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia.
www.classics.umd.edu /dept_news.html   (703 words)

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