Get Together 2010

in the University Rapperswil

The Hirschmann Foundation invited all Scholarhip holders to a Get Together on May 7th, 2010 at the University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland, HSR Rapperswil. The reunion offered the opportunity to get to know each other accross subject and university boarders, and to share experiences.

The highlights of the event were the music performances by the Hirschmann Scholarship holders Laia Sanmartin Guirardo (Scuola Teatro Dimitri Verscio), Deborah Landolt, (Lucerne School of Music, violin), and Andriy Dragan (Academy of Music Basel, piano), as well as Thomas Kälin’s speech (computer science student, Rapperswil).

The value and importance of the Hirschmann Scholarship program for promising students with extraordinary performances was hounoured during several short speeches held by Prof. Dr. Richard Bührer (Vice President of the Rector’s Conference of Swiss Applied Universities of Sciences), Prof. Dr. Sebastian Wörwag (Rector of the University of Applied Sciences St.Gallen), Peter Wieser (Hirschmann Scholarships), and Dr. Eugen David (President of the Hirschmann Foundation).