Intermediate Staff Association

Past Events

Here you will find a collection of some of our past events.

Lunchtalk with Andrea Hacker vom November 2023 (in English)

Universitätsbibliothek Bern: When a good thing goes bad: questionable publishing practices of (big) publishers

BORIS: Slides


Emmanuel Büttlers speech «Qu’est-ce que c’est, le Mittelbau?»

Emmanuel Büttler (Co-President of the Intermediate Staff Association of the Universität of Bern MVUB) discussed at the Dies academicus 2022 what the academic Intermediat Staff actually is and does. The full article is available at this link:

«Qu’est-ce que c’est, le Mittelbau?»
«Qu’est-ce que c’est, le Mittelbau?»


8 x 8' - Young Researchers Explain on 20.06.2022

Piktogramm 8 x 8

Eight young researchers present findings from their research within eight minutes.

At "8x8' - Young Researchers Explain", eight young researchers present sniplets of their academic research within eight minutes. We were very happy to welcome you back to the Haus der Universität after the pandemic break.



Lunchtalk - Mental Health on 15.03.2022

Piktogramm Lunchtalks

How can you take care of your mental health?

During the lunchtalk "Mental Health", lic. phil. Philipp Schmutz explained the most important factors which help you maintain your physical an physical wellbeing, and how those insights, often originating from other cultures, can be integrated into our western everyday life. Speaker: lic. phil. Philipp Schmutz Psychologist, Department of Education and Culture of the Canton of Bern, Office for Higher Education