MINT Week "MINT meets Sustainability

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THANK YOU to all participants of the MINT Week, supporters of the MINT Hub and all interested visitors!

The MINT Hub of the University of Kassel has organized a MINT week for the university and the region in the period Monday, 08.05.2023 to Saturday, 13.05.2023 , with the aim to bundle attention and engagement and to make MINT visible. As part of STEM Week, university departments, schools, regional companies and institutions offered STEM events with a focus on sustainability , to which interested people of all ages and no prior knowledge were cordially invited. 

Students from all over North Hesse were able to travel to the events as a class or course free of charge by bus and train. 

Goals, actors and target audience of the MINT Week

  • Awakening STEM enthusiasm
  • Introduce STEM career fields
  • Learn about STEM fields of study
  • Present STEM research
  • Connect STEM stakeholders 
  • MINT departments at the University of Kassel
  • Companies with a MINT focus
  • Schools in the region
  • Institutions and associations
  • Pupils and teachers
  • Prospective students
  • Students and graduates
  • Scientists
  • Company representatives
  • Interested public

Information about MINT Week

In the planning phase, we collected possible program items for the joint MINT Week of the Kassel region and invited all MINT stakeholders to actively contribute with their own offerings. 

  • The focus of the MINT Week 2023 was the connection between STEM and sustainability.
  • The MINT Week took place at all university locations in order to give all departments an equal presence.
  • Schools, companies, and institutions in the region were able to offer formats on their premises and advertise and conduct these  on their own responsibility
  • The MINT-Hub had the task of conceptualizing and managing the MINT Week as an interface between the actors.
  • With its communication channels, the university provided a platform for the promotion of all events and organized the general public relations work .

Your participation

Are you interested in participating in a future MINT Week as an actor:in the Kassel region? Feel free to send us an informal brief description of your contribution idea to Suggestions for your MINT formats: Laboratory tours, show lectures, children's university, trial studies, lectures, experiments, hands-on offers, company tours, etc. Let our program of around 120 contributions to this year's MINT Week inspire you!