Alumni Relations Management

Alumni blog summer semester 2018

Knowledge is Night – an evening on university campus for Researchers' Night 2018

On the third Researchers' Night on 28 September 2018, there were more than 100 activities on offer for all ages to marvel at and take part in at various locations around Kiel. As part of the "European Researcher's Night", this night is held each year at the same time as similar events in more than 300 cities in over 25 countries. The programme is a colourful mix of interactive experiments, laboratory tours, exhibitions, workshops, artistic activities and lectures about current research. read more

Job portrait: innovation scout at the CAU - about patents, autonomous vehicles and knowledge transfer

Karsten Pankratz is an innovation scout at the CAU. He talks about what he actually does in his job and which exciting projects he is currently working on in the alumni blog: read more

Modesty, curiosity and a creative drive – Helen Ramisch (Senior Manager Leadership Development, adidas) on senior management development at the CAU Business Coffee Break on 16 June 2018

Networking from an early stage and taking on personal responsibility - these are the factors which CAU alumna, Helen Ramisch, emphasizes to our students at today’s CAU Business Coffee Break on 16 June 2018. This event format brings students, alumni and companies together to exchange experiences. We invite an alumni speaker to each event to give a keynote speech. We are very pleased that Helen is here today! Helen Ramisch studied Business Administration at Kiel University and managed to get a job with adidas, originally via a temping agency. Now she is the Senior Manager Leadership Development at adidas. read more

Alumni in focus: Mirja Lena Brosche (Senior Human Resources Manager, OTTO) about no-gos in cover letters, interesting CVs and important soft skills for a career

Which skills are becoming more important in the working world? What makes a CV interesting? And what should you definitely avoid in your cover letter? A short interview with CAU alumna Mirja Lena Brosche, Senior Human Resources Manager at OTTO: read more

Alumni in focus: HR manager Konstanze Reith (Axel Springer SE) on starting out in a career, networking and the world of work in the future

How does a cultural studies graduate become HR manager at Axel Springer, Europe’s leading digital publisher? At our “Junior Alumni Career Talks” on 10 April 2018, Dr Konstanze Reith, CAU alumna in European Ethnology, shared her experiences with almost 100 students and graduates from Kiel University. She took a lot of time to answer everyone’s questions. A cross-section in the Alumni Blog: read more