Webinar CEO&GS – Andreas Praher, “Austrian Skiing in National Socialism” – 6th webinar 11 May 2022

Dear colleagues,

The Centre for Olympic Studies & the Globalisation of Sport of the University of Lausanne and its director Prof. Patrick Clastres are pleased to invite you to the sixth session of the webinar Building bridges within and outside the history of sport which will take place on Wednesday 11 May 2022, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm.

The guest speaker will be Andreas Praher, PhD in Contemporary History at the University of Salzburg (Austria) and Research Associate in History at University of Linz (Austria). He will present his doctoral thesis in 2019 Austrian skiing in national socialism. Adaption-persecution-collaboration. Andreas Praher’s discussant will be Christof Thöny, teacher of religion and history at the federal high school in Bludenz and archivist of the city of Bludenz (Austria)

To follow the webinar, please register with raphael.benbouhou@unil.ch.

A Zoom link with the access code will be provided to follow the conference.

Honorary doctorate Tommie Smith & John Carlos, Leuven

KU Leuven will give an honorary doctorate to Tommie Smith & John Carlos on Thursday 23 June 2022.
Please welcome at this event, as announced hereunder the ceremony will be live-streamed (5 pm CEST).

People who register for the live-stream will receive a personal confirmation including entrance link and practical details.

You can find information and register here : 


or view the web version