Which hero thinks

What is a hero to you This is what uniCross has on the occasion of the lecture series of the Studium generale “Heroes. Forms and functions of the heroic ”students asked at White Rose Square. Next lecture “Heroes and Saints - Stigma and Charisma” on January 16, 2012.

Sara, PhD in Philosophy

“I'm Italian and for me Falcone and Borsellino are heroes. They were lawyers who acted against the mafia. That was very brave! "

Christoph, 9th semester law

"A hero is someone who puts the needs of others above his own."

Matthias, 3rd semester English and Spanish

"For me, heroes are people who act selflessly."

Eva, Master in Psychology

"A hero is someone who helps the weak, is brave and does the right thing in dangerous situations."

Julia, 9th semester German

“People who stand out for something and rise above themselves to help someone and do something good are heroes. It can also be something small and personal. "

Mark, German (Erasmus)

"A hero thinks of others than himself first, but he is not famous for that."

Anna and Patrick, both 1st semester law

Anna: "My parents are heroes for me because they raised me."

Patrick: "Heroes have a role model function and defend a certain morality."

Information and dates as pdf

Next appointment:

When: Monday, January 16, 2012, 8.15 p.m.
Where: HS 1199

Prof. Dr. Dr. Michael N. Ebertz
(Catholic University of Freiburg)
Heroes and Saints - Stigma and Charisma

All lectures at a glance:

Poster as pdf

Photos: Caroline Bals & Birte Förster Published on November 30, 2011