The General Students’ Committee (AStA) of the summer term 2020

President (Internal Affairs)

Yannic A. Herzog, IBAEx student
y.herzog@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I would like to give something back to our school and to its students during my last semester and I want to fight for the well-being and interests of all students.

Most important to me is that we increase the awareness of the AStA among students during this legislative period and that we launch new exciting projects that benefit all of our students.


President (External Affairs)

Zacharias Al-Awami, Department 1

z.alawami@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I want to have an impact on everyday HWR life and stand for the interests of all students.

Most important to me is that we enhance the communication of the AStA and make our work more transparent.


Commissioner of Finance (Member of the Board)

Bjarne Schnars, Department 1
b.schnars@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I want to be a voice for the HWR’s students.

Most important to me is that our budget is used in a way that benefits you, the students.


Commissioner of Higher Education Policy

Linus Zechlin, Department 1
l.zechlin@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I want to have a positive impact on everyday campus life of HWR students.

Most important to me is that I have the abilitiy to contribute to inclusion and the equality of chances at the HWR.


Commissioner of Public Relations & Committee Communication

Melanie Otto, Department 3
m.otto@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I want to contribute to something, that makes us grow together.

Most important to me is that I transmit your matters of concern in an adequate and effective way.


Commissioner of Social Matters, Diversity and International Affairs (Campus Lichtenberg)

Tûbâ Cayli, Department 3
t.cayli@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I would like to achieve more sensitivity and support for students at the Lichtenberg campus.

Most important to me is that the Campus will be a safer and welcoming space for students with experiences of racism and discrimination.


Commissioner of Social Matters, Diversity and International Affairs (Campus Schöneberg)

Florian Straub, Department 1
f.straub@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I would like to support students who are looking for help or feel lost in the everyday life of the university. Furthermore, I would like to make an effort to represent the interests of the students towards the university.

Most important to me is that nobody feels discriminated or excluded and all students know that they can contact us with any problem.


Commissioner of Sustainability
Helena Kargol, Department 1
h.kargol@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I want to give something back to the HWR and represent the voice of the students.

Most important to me is to create an inclusive, sustainable and equal environment for students to study and develop their talents.


Commissioner of Cultural Activities, Events and Sports (Campus Schöneberg)
Timm Mühlenberg, Department 1
t.muehlenberg@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) because I am just at the beginning of my studies, so I’ll spend a lot of time at HWR. As a member of AStA, I’ve the chance to represent the students interests and make the study time as pleasant as possible.

Most important to me is that students no longer see the university just as a place of teaching and learning, but rather as meeting zone whose development they can shape in a participatory way. As person in charge for sports, culture and events, it is my ambition to develop new creative offers in these fields in cooperation with the students. Even if many things cannot be implemented this semester due to the Corona crisis, I hope to initiate new projects for the future.

Commissioner of Cultural Activities, Events and Sports (Campus Lichtenberg)
Drilon Llalloshi, Department 5
d.llalloshi@asta-hwr.de

I am part of the General Students’ Committee (AStA) becauseI believe that the students innovations are the factor for a positive impact in the future and I want to be a loud HWR Berlin students voice.

Most important to me is being able to reflect the importance of sport and cultural activities as one of the tools to detecting differences and good health promotion.