News from the Senior Management no. 18/2019

Sign up for the annual celebration no later than today, 20 August

You can still sign up for the annual celebration, which this year will take place on Friday 13 September. The final deadline is Tuesday 20 August. On Monday 5 August, all employees received an email invitation to attend the annual celebration on 13 September with a companion.

Discount on Troels Kløvedal exhibition for all AU staff 

From now until 8 September, the Aarhus Museum of Natural History is offering admission for DKK 50 to all AU staff (usual price DKK 95). This is your chance to experience the Frihedens værksted (‘workshop of freedom’) exhibit on explorer and writer Troels Kløvedal.

New acting head of press and communication 

Sys Christina Vestergaard has been appointed as the acting head of press and communication by Rector Brian Bech Nielsen. The sad background is that the previous head of press and communication, Anders Correll, tragically died very suddenly (read obituary - in Danish).

Sys Christina Vestergaard has been at Aarhus University since 2004, with a few detours to other jobs outside the university. She is already a team leader at Communication and Press at the Rector's Office.    


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