Ein richtiger Indianer im glasperlenbestickten Lederfransenkostüm mit wogendem Federnkopfschmuck, ein echter Wilder! Die Damen der gehobenen Genfer, Berner, Luzerner, St. Galler, Zürcher Gesellschaft fächelten sich Luft zu, die Herren hüstelten nervös… Read more
No sooner had a new regulation enabling the Federal Polytechnic School (now ETH Zurich) to award doctorates come into force on 1 October 1909 than half a dozen applications were submitted. The final of these first six was from a woman.
A nasty Christmas surprise lurked in the letter box of Hans Bernoulli, an adjunct professor of urban design at ETH Zurich, on 24 December 1938. The President of the Swiss School Board had written to inform him that his lectureship was to end with the conclusion of the winter Read more