Changing your name in the university systems is possible now!

After a long wait and many discussions, it is now possible since the end of March 2022: trans* and inter*gender students can change their name in the university systems! In addition, there is a choice between four gender entries: female, male, diverse or no entry. Your documents will then be addressed and labelled accordingly.

You can change your name and gender entry even if your name has not yet been officially changed.… Read more

Day of Tolerance

The 16th of November was the Day of Tolerance. On the Campus Vaihingen, rainbow flags were hoisted in front of the International Centre and the entrance to the campus to mark this day. On the Campus Stadtmitte, our Rector, Prof. Ressel, raised the flag personally. In addition to the Rector, the Chancellor, the Vice-Rector for Diversity, the University Communications, and us, representatives of the CSD Stuttgart were also present.… Read more

Workshop “Decolonize us! – Entry into anti-discrimination and anti-racism work” on 30th April

In the workshop we would like to take a critical look at global and structural, social power structures, colonialities and their global establishment history from perspectives of the Global South. Participants will be taught the basics of anti-discrimination and anti-racism.

The program aims to equip students with tools to work in international and intercultural contexts. The specific goal of the workshop is to reflect on one's own learning processes while searching for one's own possibilities for action.… Read more