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Retreat

Retreat 2018 will be held between 25th-28th of June. Booked at Haus Bergsee, above lake Spitzingsee.

Topic for the retreat is Fit for the Job, trainers to be announced shortly.

 

Retreat 2017 was held 19th - 22nd of June 2017 at the Studienhaus Stiftung, Gut Schönwag bei Wessobrunn.

Retreat Group 2017

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Prizes awarded during retreat 2017 went to:

Poster Prizes

Yu-Kai Chao (1st Prize), Claudia Vilhena (2nd Prize) and Nicolai Peschek (3rd Prize)

Talk Prizes

Jennifer Sacher (1st Prize), Giacomo Giacomelli (2nd Prize) and Sandra Franz-Guess (3rd Prize)

  Topics:

  • Team building workshop (Cooking class with Frau Meingast of Café Plexx);
  • Poster Session with invited guests;
  • Talks by LSM students;
  • Topic Days: Bioethics by Mag. Christian Dürnberger;
  • Social activities:TBA;
  • Prizes attribuition.

Prizes awarded during retreat 2016 went to:

 Poster Prizes

  • Sandra Franz-Guess (1st Prize), Peter Hagl (2nd Prize) and Renuka Kolli & Sybille Böhm (3rd Prize)

Talk Prizes

  • Yuri Volpato (1st Prize),  Anna Christina Erpf (2nd Prize) and Chris Mulholland (3rd Prize)

Topics:

Team building workshop (Cooking class with Frau Meingast);
Poster Session with guest supervisors;
Talks by LSM students;
Topic Days: Media Training by trainer Barbara Bachtler "How research gets into the spotlight"of Golin of Wissenschaftsmanagement;
Social activities: tour of the Kloster Andechs.

Retreat 2015 was held in Haus Bergsee, above lake Spitzingsee, between 13th & 16thof May 2015.

Prizes awarded during retreat went to

Poster Prizes

  • Samy Carbonnel (1st Prize), Inga Sjuts (2nd Prize) and Ivica Kristoficova (3rd Prize)

Talk Prize:

  •  Andrea Künzel (1st Prize), Christina Nagler (2nd Prize) and  Cláudia Vilhena & Cathi Nickel (3rd Prize)


Topics:

  • Team building workshop (by LSM doctoral students);
  • Poster Session;
  • Talks by LSM students;
  • Topic Days: Fit for the Job "Career planning for PhD students" by trainer Dr Simon Golin of Wissenschaftsmanagement;
  • Social activities: achery, sightseeing, after dinner socializing, etc.
  • The booklet with detailed information and containing the abstracts of all talks and posters can be requested by sending an e-mail to the lsm@biologie.uni-muenchen.de office.


All students must take part in at two retreats throughout their doctoral studies, and help to organise at least one of these. The retreat includes a combination of up-to-date research from each students doctoral programme with social events, such as skiing, hiking and historical visits when available. 

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Previous Retreats

Retreat 2014

LSM Retreat 2014 took place in the Benedictine abbey of Frauenwörth on the Fraueninsel (The Women’s Island) in Lake Chiemsee on May 26 to 29, 2014.

Topics:

  • Progress reports by LSM students
  • Poster presentations by LSM students
  • Topic Day: Bioethics (Debating Club)
  • Social activities: boat trip to Herreninsel, visit of the castle Herrenchiemsee including a guided tour, board and card games

Retreat 2013

LSM Retreat 2013 took place in Possenhofen Youth Hostel (close to Lake Starnberg) on May 5 to 9, 2013.

Topics:

  • Progress reports by LSM students, poster sessions
  • Talks by invited scientists
  • Topic Days: Media Training
  • Social activities: hiking, bonfire, board and card games

The booklet with detailed information and containing the abstracts of all talks and posters can be requested by sending an e-mail to the LSM office.

Retreat 2012

The Retreat 2012 took place in Haus Bergsee (above lake Spitzingsee) between April 25 and 30, 2012.

Topics:

  • Progress reports by LSM students, poster session
  • Talks by invited scientists
  • Topic Days: Fit for the Job
  • Social activities: hiking, board and card games, etc.

The booklet with detailed information and containing the abstracts of all talks and posters can be requested by sending an e-mail to the LSM office.

Retreat 2011

The  Retreat 2011 took place in Haus Bergsee (near of lake Schliersee) between September 13 and 18, 2011.

Topics:

  • Progress reports by LSM students, poster session
  • Talks by invited scientists
  • Topic Days: Bioethics (talks) and rhetorical strategies for controversial discussions (2-day workshop)
  • Social activities: hiking, board and card games

Retreat 2010:

The first LSM retreat  took place in Wildbad Kreuth between November 28 and December 3, 2010.

Topics:

  • Progress reports by LSM students, poster session
  • Talks by invited scientists
  • Topic Days: How to communicate science to the public
  • Social activities: sledging and Bavarian curling

To download the booklet with detailed information please go to Booklet 2010 (pdf-file, 10 MB, password protected)


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