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Dear DocNet Member,

We are delighted about your keen and continued interest in our cultural, professional, sporty, and leisure events! And trust us, we are eager to organize more of them for you. Please note also the calls and courses of our appreciated partners, below.
  1. St. Galler Festspiele - SOLD OUT!
  2. DocNet Neon Summer Party - Get your ticket now!
  3. DocNet Lunch in July
  4. DocNet Säntis Hike and Breakfast
  5. Bregenzer Festspiele - SOLD OUT!
  6. DocNet Goes Pfalz - Save the Date
  7. DocNet Running Team
  8. DocNet Calendar Subscription
  9. Follow DocNet on Professional Networks!
  10. Discover the world of HSG Alumni
  11. Young Investigators Program
  12. DocNet Job Portal - Find your Career Opportunity!

St. Galler Festspiele - SOLD OUT!

Be quick to save your ticket! Join us for one of St Gallen’s cultural highlights this summer and save your spot now to see Giuseppe Verdi’s opera Il trovatore underneath the city’s cathedral!

When & where: Tuesday, July 2nd, 8.15 pm @ Klosterhof, St.Gallen
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DocNet Neon Summer Party - Get your ticket now!

Get your discounted Early Bird Tickets for our legendary DocNet Summer Party! On the 5th of July we expect all Ph.D party animals to come in neon outfits to the Frauenbad Dreilinden St.Gallen. Even though happiness might be expensive at HSG, be sure that for this evening we will make an exception and have an unforgettable summer night!

When & where: Friday, July 5th @ Frauenbad Dreilinden St.Gallen
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DocNet Lunch in July

Join us and your fellow PhD colleagues for our monthly lunch meet-up! The hassle-free opportunity to get to know your fellow PhD students, exchange ideas, and to unwind for a moment while having lunch.

When & where: Tuesday, July 16th, 12.00 pm @ HSG-Mensa

DocNet Säntis Hike and Breakfast

Dear DocNet hiking folks,

on Saturday, 20th of July, we have a very special early-bird event planned for you. We will have breakfast at the summit of the Säntis – the highest mountain in the Alpstein with an altitude of over 2,500 metres. The breakfast will be well deserved, as we will hike up the mountain together. Tickets for the event will be available from Sunday, 16th June 6pm. We are looking forward to exploring the Alpstein with you!

When & where: Saturday, July 20th, 6.00 am @ St. Gallen Train Station

Bregenzer Festspiele - SOLD OUT!

Join us for one of the cultural highlights this summer and save your spot now to see Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto in Bregenz at Bregenzer Festpiele!

When & where: Wednesday, July 31st, 8.00 pm @ Seebühne Bregenz
Bregenzer Festspiele Teaser

DocNet goes Pfalz - Save the Date!

The much anticipated trip and wine tasting event of the year!

This October, we will be enjoying one of the most beautiful countrysides of Germany with lots of good wine, enjoyable companionship and delicious food. Join us, as we make most of a golden October together.

Save the date, more details soon!

When: Friday to Sunday, October 18-20th, Departure 16.30 pm @ St.Gallen

DocNet Running Team

Are you interested in getting to know the best running tracks around St.Gallen? Then join our DocNet Running Group! We get together once a week for an exciting jogging excursion. We meet at 7:00pm at the University Sports Hall and then make our way through the nearby Rotmonten running trails. No registration necessary, just pop by!

The running group is intended for both beginners and advanced runners. We will run at (almost) all weather conditions! If you need more information, write to Joachim ( or Florian (

When & where: Every Tuesday, 7.00 pm @ In front of University Sports Hall

DocNet Calendar Subscription!

Stay up to date and subscribe to the DocNet Calendar! Instructions here.

Follow DocNet on Professional Networks!

Stay updated and connect with your peers: Follow DocNet on LinkedIn or join our group on XING.

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Discover the world of HSG Alumni

The whole world of HSG Alumni – the official association of former students at the University of St.Gallen – is open to you as a student at the PhD Level. You can extend your network online, with our app and at 350 events with 28,000 alumni in all regions of the globe, also during an exchange term. You can profit from exclusive benefits and participate in the activities of 180 clubs.

To make sure that you will be found by the alumni, please check your HSG Alumni profile on and bring it into line with your current data (photo, address, etc.). If you do not have a profile yet, please contact us at and we will create a new membership for you. We hope that you will take an active part and establish your own HSG community for your future ahead.
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Young Investigators Program

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Ph.D. students at the research stage

DocNet Job Portal - Find your Career Opportunity!

Your are in the final stage of your dissertation? You are looking for the next step in your career?

Then our Job Portal is worth a visit! Browse through job offerings from esteemed companies tailored to PhDs, that will bring your career up to speed.
We wish you best of luck with your PhD-Studies - and enjoy summertime 🕶🌊🌤!

Your DocNet-Team

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