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Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance

  News & Events

Two new projects on the Early Cold War period of European Integration
Principal Investigator Spero Paravantis
Published on Thursday, 17 November 2016
Two new research projects started at the University of Luxembourg that focus on the early history of European integration in the context of the Cold War. Both are led by Dr Spero Paravantis, Senior...
La politique de l’Etat luxembourgeois à l’égard des Juifs (années 1930 - années 1950)
Event date: Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Hour:  10:00 16:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Belval Maison du Savoir Salle 3220
Speaker: Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH)
ForumZ: Archives in the digital age. Challenges and Opportunities
ForumZ digital archives
Event date: Saturday, 11 February 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Place:  Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain
Speaker: Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH)
The first edition of ForumZ was a big success
ForumZ Archives for the digital age
Published on Monday, 20 February 2017
ForumZ is a new series of events organised by the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH). It serves as a platform for a critical and open discussion of current issues in cont...
Le traité de Maastricht et l’euro: une architecture imparfaite?
Le traité de Maastricht et l’euro: une architecture imparfaite?
Event date: Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Auditorium du Cercle Cité, Luxembourg
ForumZ: The long shadow of the Second World War. Research prospects
ForumZ The long shadow of the Second World War
Event date: Saturday, 25 March 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Centre national de l'audiovisuel
Benelux, Europe and the Cold War: The power of non-powers
Benelux, Europe and the Cold War: The power of non-powers C2DH
Event date: Thursday, 30 March 2017
Hour:  9:30 31-03 | 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Maison des Sciences humaines Black Box
ForumZ: The long shadow of the Second World War
ForumZ The long shadow of the Second World War
Published on Monday, 03 April 2017
On 25 March 2017, the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2 DH) organised another successful ForumZ, this time on the Second World War and research perspectives in t...
Inauguration officielle du C²DH
Marc Hansen, ministre délégué à l'Enseignement supérieur et à la Recherche
Published on Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Ce 22 mai 2017, l’Université du Luxembourg a inauguré officiellement son troisième centre interdisciplinaire en présence du ministre de la Justice, Félix Braz, et du ministre délégué à l'Enseigneme...
Forging a Modern Society. Photography and Corporate Communication in the Industrial Age
Forging a Modern Society exhibition
Event date: Saturday, 10 June 2017
Hour:  11:00 17-12 | 22:00
Place:  Centre national de l'audiovisuel (CNA)
ForumZ: The future of storytelling in history
ForumZ - The future of storytelling
Event date: Saturday, 17 June 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Centre national de littérature
Big success for 'ForumZ: The future of storytelling in history'
ForumZ: The future of storytelling in history
Published on Wednesday, 21 June 2017
On Saturday 17 June 2017, the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH), in partnership with the National Centre for Literature (CNL), held the third edition of its ForumZ se...
Text mining in historical newspapers to develop new research methods
The project Impresso: Media monitoring of the past. Mining 200 years of historical newspapers
Published on Tuesday, 04 July 2017
The aim of the project “Impresso: Media monitoring of the past. Mining 200 years of historical newspapers” is to link digitised corpora of newspapers from Switzerland, Luxembourg, France and German...
ForumZ: Glocal histories of finance
ForumZ: Glocal histories of finance
Event date: Thursday, 06 July 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Banque de Luxembourg
CfP: ‘The way out - Microhistories of flight from Nazi Germany’
The way out - Call for papers
Published on Wednesday, 12 July 2017
The international conference 'The way out - Microhistories of flight from Nazi Germany' will be held from 24 to 26 January 2018 at the University of Luxembourg. The event will study the broa...
From Voices of War to Voices of Peace: exploring the legacy of the First World War through participatory research
Ian Grosvenor conference
Event date: Friday, 06 October 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines - Black Box
Speaker: Ian Grosvenor
Leading European politicians discuss the EU's future with students
Jean-Claude Juncker at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Despite all the current challenges and overlapping crises, the European Union is a success story as a peace project and a model for social and economic integration. However, in order to maintain it...
Shaping the Europe of the Future
Shaping the Europe of the Future
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Belval Campus - Maison du Savoir Audimax
Speaker: Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission
ForumZ - A new narrative for Europe: Quo Vadis?
ForumZ A new narrative for Europe
Event date: Friday, 13 October 2017
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) Belval Campus
World War One: Wege in den ersten Weltkrieg
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History 4th floor
Speaker: Prof. Armin Heinen, RWTH Aachen University
Dossin: L’antichambre d’Auschwitz
Conférence Laurence Schram
Event date: Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster Salle Edmond Dune
Speaker: Laurence Schram, Senior Researcher au centre de documentation de la Kazerne Dossin
Social Networks and Entrepreneurship. Evidence from a Historical Episode of Industrialization
Social networks and entrepreneurship
Event date: Thursday, 23 November 2017
Hour:  10:00 11:00
Place:  C²DH, Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, 4th floor,
Speaker: Javier Mejia Cubillos (Los Andes University)
Personal sources from WWI and citizen science, opportunities for research and education. The project Transcribathon Europeana 1914-1918
Europeana 1914-18 logo
Event date: Thursday, 23 November 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:30
Place:  Black Box Maison des Sciences Humaines University of Luxembourg
Speaker: Ad Pollé (Europeana) and Frank Drauschke (Facts & Files)
L’immigration dans le football luxembourgeois
L’immigration dans le football luxembourgeois par Jean Ketter
Event date: Sunday, 03 December 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Buvette du Stade Amadeo Barozzi
Speaker: Jean Ketter
PixStori and the challenges in the field of digital and public history
Hands on history
Event date: Wednesday, 06 December 2017
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History 4th floor
Speaker: Prof. Michael Frisch, Talking Pictures LLC, New York
Finding the German nation before, during and after nationalism
Hands on history
Event date: Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History 4th floor
Speaker: Prof. Helmut Walser Smith, Vanderbilt University, Nashville
Popkult60: A closer look at popular culture in Europe across the 1960s
Andreas Fickers
Published on Wednesday, 24 January 2018
A new interdisciplinary research group composed of members of the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH), the Institute for History at the University of Luxembourg and Saarla...
The historian and his/her protagonists
Albert Nussbau, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Milton Koch
Event date: Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Hour:  19:00 20:30
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster Salle José Ensch
Speaker: Dalia Ofer, Professor Emeritus of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The way out: Microhistories of flight from Nazi Germany
Albert Nussbaum, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Milton Koch
Event date: Thursday, 25 January 2018
Hour:  9:00 26-01 | 18:00
Place:  Maison du Savoir
The history of justice in Luxembourg from 1815 to the present day
Andreas Fickers
Published on Wednesday, 31 January 2018
On Monday 29 January 2018, the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) and the Luxembourg Ministry of Justice signed an agreement to launch a research project that will explor...
Wikimedia tools for Public History
Wikipedia logo
Event date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) University of Luxembourg, Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Nathalie Casemajor
Knowledge Graphs and Pluralism on Wikidata
Nathalie Casemajor
Event date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2 DH) University of Luxembourg, Belval Campus Maison des Sciences Humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Nathalie Casemajor
Mettre l'histoire de l'Europe en musée? Expériences tirées de la Maison de l'histoire européenne
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus de Belval Maison des Sciences humaines C²DH - 4e étage
Speaker: Étienne Deschamps
Le football et l’immigration en France, jeux et enjeux identitaires depuis les années trente
Football et l’immigration en France
Event date: Friday, 09 March 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Centre national national de la Fédération Luxembourgeoise de Football
Speaker: Yvan Gastaut (Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis)
Réagir à l’archive. Sartre et la radio
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus de Belval Maison des Sciences humaines C²DH - 4e étage
Speaker: Grégory Cormann et Jeremy Hamers (Université de Liège)
Exposition «Être d’ailleurs en temps de guerre (14-18)
Être d'ailleurs en temps de guerre
Published on Tuesday, 03 April 2018
Résultat d’un partenariat entre le Centre de Documentation sur les Migrations Humaines (CDMH) et le Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH), cette exposition se propose de scr...
A digital exhibition about the Great War in Luxembourg
Une exposition digitale sur la « Grande Guerre » au Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 19 April 2018
The digital exhibition Éischte Weltkrich: Remembering the Great War in Luxembourg is developed by the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History at the University of Luxembourg (...
Data visualisation workshop
Steam-engine principles and practice, Terrell Croft
Event date: Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Hour:  10:00 16:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences humaines - Black Box Belval Campus
ForumZ: May 68 – myth vs reality
ForumZ - May 68
Event date: Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster
#Memorecord - une recolte des mémoires. Quelle est la valeur d'une histoire?
Memória Episódika
Event date: Sunday, 20 May 2018
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Place:  Espace H2O
Speaker: Anita Lucchesi, doctorante au C²DH
The Historical Art of Projection. Digital and experimental approaches to the archaeology of the screen
Hands on History
Event date: Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines, DHLab, 1st floor
Speaker: Karin Bienek and Ludwig Vogl-Bienek (University of Trier)
Réfugiés juifs et football luxembourgeois dans les années 1930
Equipe de football dans les années 1930
Event date: Wednesday, 30 May 2018
Hour:  19:00 20:30
Place:  Centre de Documentation sur les Migrations Humaines (CDMH)
Speaker: Denis Scuto
Sport und Integration im Westdeutschland der langen 1960er Jahre
Fussball Westdeutschland 1960 Jahre
Event date: Monday, 11 June 2018
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  Abtei Neimënster
Speaker: Dr. Ansbert Baumann, Prof. Dr. Dietmar Hüser
ForumZ: Industrial heritage
ForumZ Industrial heritage
Event date: Saturday, 16 June 2018
Hour:  10:00 17:30
Place:  Enovos headquarters
La squadra azzurra, patrimoine de l'identité italienne
Squadra azzurra
Event date: Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Les Rotondes
Hands-on Historical Investigations
Hands-on History
Event date: Wednesday, 04 July 2018
Hour:  14:00 15:00
Place:  Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg - Belval Campus Maison des Sciences humaines, 4th floor
Speaker: Kristen Haring
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance