On July 1, around 150 people, including guests from the Czech Republic and Switzerland, celebrated the 40th anniversary of the "FDZ" (research and plant breeding at Dottenfelderhof Farm) in Bad Vilbel. The Software AG Foundation congratulates Dr. Harmut Spieß and his colleagues on their success.

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Increasing educational opportunities, helping children and parents, and supporting life and learning as a family: these are the goals of the Diesterweg Scholarship Darmstadt. The second round of the scholarship finishes on April 22 with a closing celebration in the Muckerhaus.

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At the end of March, Marcelo da Veiga will voluntarily end his term as Chancellor of Alanus University in order to dedicate himself more fully to his academic work at the Institute for Philosophical and Aesthetic Education. As the founding Chancellor, da Veiga spent a successful 15-year term steering the future of the institition.

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With its project "Echo helps!" Echo Media has been supporting social projects in the area since 2005: every year it carries out an ambitious donation drive, which is followed up by extensive reporting. Reader donations and media coverage provide needed assistance for the beneficiary organizations - and not just financially.

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At the close of the year Walter Hiller will begin a well-earned retirement after many years of service for SAGST, starting in 2002 as a member of the Board of Trustees. In an interview, our "foreign minister" reflects on an exciting professional career and a "very fulfilling time at SAGST."

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