Scientific Events


Next Workshop: 14 – 15 November 2013 (read more)

One-on-one coaching provides support to cope with individual problems. (read more)

The workshop addresses PhDs and Postdocs, who want to prepare themselves for an early presentation. (read more)

Next Workshop: September 16 – 18, 2013 (read more)

As most of you know, MFPL has already had two successful PhD an Postdoc Retreats in the last two years, and we are now preparing for this year’s retreat! The organizing committee has already held some meetings. However, we need more people willing to help us! (read more)

MFPL Happy Hours are our social get-togethers here on campus. Every 6 – 8 weeks a different group organizes this event on a Thursday evening which invites all people at MFPL to socialize, enjoy food, drinks, dance, and simply have fun. Lately it has become popular to give the MFPL Happy Hour a theme. So we’ve had themes like “Vikings”, “Show your Nation”, “Pirates”, “Chop Stick Challenge”, “Bad Teiste”. It’s all in the initiative of the organizing group(s). (read more)

The MolBio Orchestra was formed in 2006 by a group of molecular biology and biology students. Starting with only seven musicians, this ambitious project has developed into an orchestra of currently twenty five members, comprising students, Postdocs and group leaders from and around the VBC. (read more)

We are looking for players to join our team, especially girls! The rules are that at any given time there have to be at least two female players on the field. So far, 2 1/2 female players have expressed their interest, which is by no means enough considering that one game will take 30-40 minutes on a big field (11 vs. 11!). (read more)