Open Campus Day and summer fete
On Friday, 17 June the International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef • Bonn organizes the Open Campus Day and opens its doors to interested students and their parents.
At the same time the university summer fete takes place which is arranged by third semester Event Management students: An excellent opportunity to experience the practical orientation of the university in detail.
From 3 pm visitors have the possibility to discover the whole campus area. They are also welcome to have a chat with different professors at the department fair and can join the study advisory service at the service fair in order to get detailed information about the study programs Hospitality-, Tourism-, Event-, Aviation- and International Management as well as Audit & Taxation.
During the whole weekend (17th - 19th of June) the campus is also the location of the summer fete "Green Summer 2011 - Flower Power" which starts on Friday at 3 pm and on Saturday and Sunday at 11 pm and ends up at 10 pm. In addition to a varied entertainment program refreshments will be served. As a particular highlight a special magic show will be performed on Sunday.
As in previous years all receipts of this event will be donated to a charity project. This time our students support the organization "Friends of Lingshed". This is a group volunteers who gets involved with a great many of education programmess around Ladakh in Kashmir (North-India).
Lingshed is an isolated village at 4000 m height that can be reached only within a three day march across 5000 m high passes and troublesome lanes.
Together with the villagers the "Friends of Lingshed" were able to build a solar-heated school with the help of donations in 2001 - the foundation stone of the development of a modern school complex. With the help of the donations the students want to enable the children of Lingshed and other villages nearby to benefit from a better education. More information on this project will be provided at the Open Campus Day.
The Head of Study Advisory Services & Marketing of the International University of Applied Sciences explains: "The combination of our Open Campus Day and our summer fete represents a great opportunity to comprehensively inform our visitors about our study programmes. They get in touch with our students and can experience how practically orientated our programs are. We are looking forward to welcoming guests from all over Germany and from abroad and to present ourselves as the competence center for service management."
About the International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef Bonn:The International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef Bonn is the competence center for service management with campuses in Bad Honnef and Bad Reichenhall. Its academic programmes include bachelor and master degrees in Hospitality, Tourism, Event and Aviation Management as well as in International Management and Audit and Taxation. Around 1,500 students and 100 professors and lecturers are currently studying and teaching at the university, which has been in operation since 2000. It is a member of the "Leading Hotel Schools of the World" and has received the highest seal of quality of the German Council of Science and Humanities (Wissenschaftsrat): an unconditional accreditation for the longest possible period of ten years.