Sciences humaines

March 1st is World Compliment Day. In general, compliments are a lovely thing, but they can be a little tricky. Even though something may be well-intentioned, it may not come over well. In her doctoral dissertation, the linguist Giuliana Santoro deals with the complexity of linguistic actions that are strongly influenced by context.

Musique - 27.02

How does listening to live music affect the emotional center of our brain? A study carried out at the University of Zurich has found that live performances trigger a stronger emotional response than listening to music from a device. Concerts connect performers with their audience, which may also have to do with evolutionary factors.

The volume "Quale Gotico per Milano? I materiali della giuria per il concorso della facciata del Duomo (1886-1888)" by Mendrisio Academy Press, edited by Angela Windholz, Carla Mazzarelli, Mirko Moizi will be presented on Monday, 29 January 2024 at 6 pm at Istituto Svizzero in Milan. 

Linguistique & Littérature

The first comprehensive biography of Austrian writer Hugo von Hofmannsthal has been published to coincide with the 150th anniversary of his birth. The extensive volume was created at the University of Basel.

Histoire & Archéologie

Historiquement, il est fréquent que le rôle des femmes dans les découvertes et avancées scientifiques soit minimisé, voire même complètement effacé au détriment de leurs collègues masculins.

Actuellement 26 emplois dans les domaines Droit, Linguistique/Littérature, Histoire/Archéologie, Médias, Art et Design, Philosophie, Religions, Musique.
Emplois choisis
Linguistique - 16.02
Doktoratsstelle in germanistischer Linguistik Universität Freiburg
Religions - 01.03
PhD position Université de Berne
Histoire/Archéologie - 23.02
Assistant-e (A2) Assistant-e doctorant-e au BARI en Histoire du Droit Université de Genève
Histoire/Archéologie - 04.01
Doktorand*in Université de Zurich
Informatique - 04.12.2023
Data Research Engineer in Digital Humanities EPFL, Lausanne
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