Blog

New AVETH president and board

The AVETH general assembly elected a new board and commission representatives on Thursday 12.3.2020. Thanks to everyone who managed to join (physically or remotely) and contribute to the last general assembly. Martin Roszkowski stepped down as the president of AVETH after 2.5 years. Previously, Martin was already involved in the politics team and also represented…
Read more

Feel the Music 4 & 5

Dear All, Unfortunately, we have to inform you that last two feel the music concerts are cancelled because of the special ongoing covid situation. FTM 4: Tuesday, 17th March (cancelled) FTM 5: Tuesday, 24th March (cancelled) AVETH Events

Feel the Music 3

Update 10.3.2020 – FTM3 will take place today. Participants will be asked to spread out to increase the distance, as recommended by ETH and BAG. Please note, that the next FTM4 and FTM5 are cancelled. Feel the Music is a series of musical nights for you to enjoy a relaxing Tuesday after work. The five…
Read more

Robert Gnehm Grants – Financial support for parents

Also this autumn young researchers and administrative and technical staff can apply for financial support, if they want to attend a conference, complete a short research stay abroad or go on a specific business trip/further education and if this results in extra costs for childcare. Applicants are eligible for this support if they have preschool…
Read more

Update: Coronavirus – AVETH events and precautions for ETH staff

Update 9.3.2020: For the upcoming AVETH general assembly, we have proposed additional precautions. The original article has been also updated. Update 10.3.2020: The events “Feel the Music 4” and “Feel the Music 5” have been cancelled. The event “Feel the Music 3” will take place today with additional precautions. Events organised by AVETH will take…
Read more

AVETH General Assembly 12.3.2020

*Update on Covid-19 precautions for the AVETH GA – also, at the end of this article. The next AVETH general assembly will take place on Thursday, March 12, from 18:00 in the restaurant Bellavista (Campus Hönggerberg). We will present a few reports of our activities in 2019 and give an outlook for 2020. The new…
Read more

Cancelled: Funding opportunities for Postdocs

The Postdoc Funding Event planned for Tuesday 31st of March is cancelled. Alternatively, the ETH Research Office and the EU Access Grant Office will circulate an updated presentation of the different SNSF, ETH and EU funding to all these people that registered to the event. These presentations will be also uploaded in the AVETH website…
Read more

Feel the Music 2

Feel the Music is a series of musical nights for you to enjoy a relaxing Tuesday after work. The five events will take place on Tuesday evenings between February and March in the baroque atmosphere of Semper Aula (HG G 60); ETH main building. Adesh Widmer started playing the sitar in Sri Lanka in 1977.…
Read more

Feel the Music

Feel the Music is a series of musical nights for you to enjoy a relaxing Tuesday after work. The five events will take place on Tuesday evenings between February and March in the baroque atmosphere of Semper Aula (HG G 60); ETH main building. FTM 1: Tuesday, 18th February FTM 2: Tuesday, 3rd March FTM…
Read more

50years – AVETH since 1969

With last nights dinner, we concluded our AVETH 50th anniversary. It has been a year full of learning – as participants in workshops and talks, as an organization, as individuals and, for me personally, as the Vice President of AVETH (scientific staff at ETH Zurich). Not knowing what I was getting myself into at the…
Read more