Welcome to tu! Hambach - program

  Logo of the tu! Temporary University Hambach © Claudia Löwenkamp

tu! Hambach   Continues events | Saturday  17.06. - Kick-off | Sunday  18.06. | Monday  19.06. | Tuesday  20.06. | Wednesday  21.06.  | Thursday  22.06. | Friday  23.06. | Saturday  24.06. - Final


Update: The Shuttle to the final event on 24.06.2023 is departing from the stops Merzenich Bahnhof (S-Bahn Station) and Morschenich-Alt, Kirche. Here you can find the timetable.



The program of the project week June 17th to 24th 2023 in Morschenich-Alt

70 program contributions, which are organized by committed people, groups, institutions from science and society, await visitors to the Temporary University of Hambach - link to video! The REVIERa team is looking forward to the numerous encounters, stimulating discussions and the learning and creative impulses that await the local people! Physical well-being and socializing are also taken care of: from the guest garden to the convertible bar, students from the Master’s in Architecture and Urban Planning at the Faculty of Architecture design the supporting program on the KITA property in Morschenich-Alt - have a look here.

We warmly invite you to the diverse individual events and welcome you in particular to the kick-off event (prelude) on Saturday, June 17th. and the final event on Saturday, June 24th.!

Please register from 1.6. for the individual events directly to the organizers via the registration addresses given in the short descriptions and lease not via the REVIERa and NEULAND HAMBACH contact adress.

The complete program booklet with brief descriptions and registration addresses for all events

The program calender short as DIN A4 booklet landscape format to overview

The program calender as poster

The new program booklet shows the scope of the tu! Hambach and all individual events are briefly described on separate double pages.The program calender gives you an overview of the diverse program at tu!.

How to get to tu! Hambach - by S-Bahn/ train + on foot or by rental bike, by public or temporary shuttle bus, by car.


The tu! Hambach

The Temporary University Hambach is a collaborative learning und design format for the Rhenish Revier. Numerous people, groups und institutions are contributing to the project week in Morschenich-Alt in June 2023 on an equal footing. The Temporary University is organized by the Transformation Platform REVIERa of RWTH Aachen University and takes place in cooperation with Neuland Hambach GmbH. In the summer of 2023 the tu! is as a guest in the municipality of Merzenich.

So we developed together the idea of tu!: Link to video

The Temporary University Hambach offers a Variety of different events on questions related to structural change in the Renish Revier. These are organized by various organizers from science and society. The formats are divers: Lectures, workshops, exhibitions or social gatherings at the event location. The events offer different approaches to the questions of structural change in the Rhenish mining area:

        hear & see: liste to others and get to know new things  

        explore & be on the move:  mobile on site an d in the region

        entertain & celebrate: in a convivial exchange

        new perspectives & ideas: develop new perspectives and ideas

        talk to each other & argue well: live democracy

        work together: exchange ideas and do things together

        participate & be creative: contribute actively and design it yourself

        eat & drink: for physical and mental well-being

        experince sensually & find peace: collect impressions & moments