Do you want to engage with other people? And do you love the sea ?
Join the Science Sail Think Tank
8 - 15 July, 2017
We, the Ocean Philosophers
, would like to lay the fundament for a long term participative education project and a communication plattform about the seas and oceans to support environmental education and communication between science, industry and civil society.
During a sailtrip on board the traditional German gaff ketch Petrine
on the Baltic Sea the Science Sail Think Tank
will be filled with life. In this year's sail trip we want to plan & discuss ideas for sailing & harbour days 2018, where outreach activities and other marine events will take place.
Deadline for registrations to this year's sail trip is 21 April 2017
. Download the Invitation and Application Form
(in German). Although the invitation is in German, English speaking people are warmly welcome.
Read more: Call for Participants: Science Sail Think Tank
Call for applications of PhD-students to participate in CBSS Summer University 2017 at Södertörn University and the University of Gdansk
Identities and Cultural Memory of East and West in the Baltic Sea Region
When: June 21-July 1, 2017
Site 1: Södertörn University, Stockholm (5 days) and
Site 2: University of Gdansk and European Solidarity Centre in Gdansk (5 days)
Credits: 7.5 ECTS Points
Registration for the summer school begins 20 March and ends 20 April 2017.
SAIL course for students 2-16 September 2017, Szczecin, Poland – Visby, Sweden – Edinburgh, Scotland
The SAIL (Sustainability Applied in International Learning) course is an undergraduate Baltic University Programme course conducted at sea on-board the tall ship Fryderyk Chopin. The SAIL course is based on the participating teachers’ areas of competences and experiences. This means that each year the SAIL course is different with focus on different thematic areas of sustainability, such as: Environment; Energy; Climate; Technology; Economy; Social science; Education, etc. The course will be prepared and run on board by an international group of teachers.
Please notice that students participating in this course will NOT receive any ECTS credits.
The applications from Finland should be sent to the Finnish BUP Centre, , no later than 18 April 2017.
Read more: Call for Students - SAIL for Students 2-16 September 2017