Entries by Kristin Bischoff

Exchange program launches in Neustadt an der Aisch

Ten apprentices three master craftsmen from Yekaterinburg in the Ural region of Russia made the trip to Neustadt an der Aisch in Germany. The young automobile mechatronics technicians were participating in a vocational school exchange program that will be completed with a trip to Yekaterinburg by their German counterparts. The group quickly bonded while working […]

Eberhard Schöck awarded the “Staufer Medal”

On April 26, 2018, our founder had dual cause for celebration. Not only did he celebrate his 83rd birthday, he was also presented with the “Staufer Medal”, a special prize awarded by the Minister-President of the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. The medal was presented in appreciation of his entrepreneurial and social commitment. We share his […]

Deutscher Hochschulbaupreis (German University Construction Award) 2018

The German University Construction Award is presented every two years by the University Foundation with the Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung providing the prize money. This year, the first prize went to Zeppelin University, a private university in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Luebeck University and Stuttgart Media University were runners-up. The Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning is the patron […]

Polish vocational school principals visit our partner school in Kiev, Ukraine

The Higher Vocational School for Building and Design in Kiev, Ukraine, our partner in the model project to modernize painter training, is making good use of the newly equipped workshops and their new knowledge to further international collaboration. During a project-related visit by board member Peter Moeller, vocational school principals from Warsaw, Poland and the […]

Award Presentation in Ulm, Germany

In addition to the Schöck Award for Innovation in Building and Construction (Schöck-Bau-Innovationspreis), which was presented on February 19 (see this video with this year’s award recipients), Ulm also hosted the presentation of the award for up-and-coming precast concrete parts makers (Nachwuchspreis Betonbauteile). This award was created in 2017 and is presented to the best […]