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Orientation Days for First Year Students October 2022

Event Label
Orientation Days
Organisational Units
Student Service
Location Description
all sites of the Academy

The Orientation Days for first year students offer the opportunity to get to know all the services of the Academy for students, get all your questions answered and get to know students from other study programs!

The Student Welcome Center organises together with lots of services, departments, colleagues and students of the Academy a diverse program. All details with exact dates of the study programs and studios are available in the pdf program.

Welcome Meeting for first year students with Q&A session
Thursday, October 6th, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Schillerplatz 3, ground floor, room EA1, Sitzungssaal

Ingeborg Erhart, Vice-Rector for Art and Teaching

Introduction, international issues, study information
Christina Fasching, Student Welcome Center

Accessible studies
Christina Fasching, contact person for accessible studies

Representation of university students
Student Union (ÖH)

Psychological counselling for students
Martin Leupold, human resource development

Exchange and Mobility Programs for Academy students
Angelina Kratschanova, Simon Barranque, International Office

Safe handling of chemicals
Katja Sterflinger, Institute for Natural Sciences and Technology in Art (INTK)

Equal opportunities and anti-discriminatory practices
Eleonora Ciani, Equal Opportunities Team (AfG)

Gender Queer Decolonial Studies
Ingrid Schacherl, Advancement of Women | Gender Studies | Diversity

Workshop Rassismuskritisch Studieren – Communityorientiert durch den studentischen Alltag
Persy-Lowis Bulayumi (in German only)
Tuesday, October 4th 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Schillerplatz, Mezzanin, room M13a

Introduction to IT services and AkademieOnline, IT service (ZID) without registration
Thursday, October 6th, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Online meeting, zoom:

Guided Tour Sculpture Studios Kurzbauergasse, Donya Aalipour
Monday, October 10th 2022, 2:00 p.m.
Kurzbauergasse 9, meeting point: entrance

Guided Tour Studio Building Lehárgasse, Donya Aalipour
Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 5:00 p.m.
Lehárgasse 8, meeting point: entrance door 1

Guided Tour Graphic Collection (Kupferstichkabinett), René Schober
Wednesday, October 12th 2022, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Schillerplatz, meeting point: entrance

Guided Tour Schillerplatz, Donya Aalipour
Wednesday, October 12th 2022, 4:00 p.m.
Schillerplatz, meeting point: entrance

Introduction to the Library, Patrizia Wiesner-Ledermann
Thursday, October 13th, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Schillerplatz 3, Mezzanin, room M7, library entrance

Guided Tour Paintings Gallery (Gemäldegalerie)
Thursday, October 13th 2022, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Schillerplatz, 1. floor, entrance paintings gallery

Introduction “Working safely with painting materials”, Christoph Rodler
Friday, October 14th 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00
Schillerplatz, painting workshop, top floor, room DG11a

Please register for info events

Orientation Days

For any question on the Orientation Days, don’t hesitate to contact the
Student Welcome Center: