The project “The first steps in cancer research” continues successfully

4. Aug. 2015

The pilot project ”The first steps in cancer studies” is a start-up company support for young doctors of Azerbaijan who work in the field of cancer studies. The project is a product of the cooperation of „Vereinigung Aserbaidschanischer Mediziner in Deutschland e.V.“ and “ASN – Azerbaijan Student Network”. Furthermore, within the program, various academic cooperation projects have been established with research centers both in Azerbaijan and in Germany. Participants of … more

A story of continuity – new video traces the plot of Puccini’s Turandot to a 12th century Oriental poem

24. Jul. 2015

Few disagree that Puccini’s final opera Turandot ranks amongst his most famous and frequently staged pieces. Even those with little knowledge of opera will recognise the aria Nessun Dorma, sung by Prince Calaf as he promises to win over the Chinese princess Turandot’s heart from its opening chords. Despite this, few look at the sources for the plot. It is generally thought that Puccini came across the story when reading … more

The interesting discussion with Heiko Langner about current situation in the South Caucasus.

14. Jul. 2015

On 10th of July 2015, within the project “Talk & Cay” Heiko Langner visited ASN office in Berlin. Mr. Langner is a political researcher, working as research assistant for Katrin Kunert at the Left-Party (der Linken), who has been focusing his surveys for many years on the Caucasian region. One of his recent books “Krisenzone Südkaukausus: Berg Karabach, Abchasien und Südossetien im Spannungsfeld von Identität, Völkerrecht und geopolitischen Interessen” points … more

The interfaith Iftar Dinner (Fasting-break) in Berlin.

8. Jul. 2015

7 July 2015, the Iftar table is laid in Berlin with the initiative of the Azerbaijan Student Network (ASN) and organizational assistance of the Jews Student Center Berlin, the Evangelic Student Community and the Protestant Youth in Berlin, Brandenburg and the Silesian Upper Lustatia (EJBO). The event, which brought together Muslim fasting people and the believers of Christianity and Judaism, took place at Shehitlik-Mosque in district of Neukölln. The evening … more

ASN sends best Azerbaijani language students from Charles University to Baku

18. May. 2015

This week office of Azerbaijan Student Network hosted the last lecture of the Azerbaijani language courses in the academic year 2014-2015 taught at the Faculty of Philosophy in the Charles University in Prague. The courses were organized by ASN – Azerbaijani NGO functioning in Czech Republic in cooperation with the Institute of the East European Studies of the Charles University. Besides the language courses students were also offered a course … more

Azerbaijan Student Network organized an event with the participation of Pope Francis in Vatican

5. May. 2015

On 29th of April, Azerbaijan Student Network organized an event with the participation of Pope Francis in Vatican. Azerbaijani students in Rome have joined their forces for the sake of the only objective, which brought them together. The youth from Azerbaijan, the country that endured pain, caused to their children, long for a world, in which no children would suffer from war, neither would they die in any conflict. 23 … more