Keep up-to-date with FAU
Welcome to FAU’s social media universe where you can find links to our posts, tweets and blogs so you can stay up to date about university life at FAU.
Find out about important dates and what is going on at FAU on Facebook. Which research conducted at FAU is currently in the media? Which student-related topics are currently being discussed in society? What are the most important upcoming events, from the Science Slam to the short film event to the faculty party? You can find the answers on FAU’s German and English Facebook pages:
If you never want to miss an important date you can follow FAU on Twitter: www.twitter.com/unifau. FAU tweets all dates and events relevant for students.
OurTwitter channel in English, FAU_Germany, is dedicated to research. We use it to present FAU’s strength in research and innovation to the international scientific community and to the public. What research is FAU currently undertaking? Who is working on the research projects? Who does FAU collaborate with internationally? If you want to find out more about these and other scientific topics, FAU_Germany is the right place.
See more of FAU: images of the University and various aspects of student life are posted on our Instagram feed several times a week. The University also reposts images from other Instagram users. You can find FAU under the name uni_fau and all images include the hashtags #unifau and #fau_germany.
Student blog: meineFAU
On the student blog ‘meineFAU’, we publish articles on a near-daily basis about everything to do with life at FAU, including topics such as accommodation and living in the area, tips for going out, places to visit in the region, reports on stays abroad, student initiatives and much more. The editorial team consists of students because students know best which topics are currently most interesting and pressing. Whether students of the humanities, law or economics – the team is just as diverse as the topics discussed: http://blogs.fau.de/meinefau..
If you would like to introduce an initiative or project or let other students know about events, send us your contribution via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The FAU app
FAU app: The free FAU app for iOS and Android keeps you up-to-date when you’re on the go. What’s my professor’s e-mail address? Which room is my seminar in? What’s on the menu today at the student cafeteria? In the FAU app you can find the answers to these and many more questions.
FAU has it’s own YouTube channel for presenting the University in videos in German and English. Whether it’s information about our degree programmes, interesting reports from research and teaching or videos about our events – visitors to our YouTube channel are always up to date with what’s going on.
What is life like for our students? What is the purpose of the many initiatives at FAU? What happens behind the scenes at a university? Our Snapchat channel has the answers to these questions and many more. Students and staff show visitors what makes studying at FAU and life in the region so special with funny images and creative videos.
Those seeking inspiration for their careers will find around 10,000 like-minded people on FAU’s group on the careers platform XING. FAU alumni, researchers, students and other FAU members from Germany and abroad all network via the site. FAU on XING
Current and previous members of FAU from all over the world use the free FAU alumni network to make contacts, discuss topics and keep up to date with what’s going on. The community is available in German and English: www.community.fau.de/en
Our English-speaking FAU LinkedIn group is aimed at members of FAU who would like to like to expand their network with research groups, companies and other FAU alumni all over the world. FAU on LinkedIn