bAStA is a student newspaper which is published monthly by the AStA (students’ union executive committee) of the University of Mannheim. We inform you about news concerning university-politics, provide helpful tips für student life and show you what is culturally offered in Mannheim.

Fixed editors and guest authors alike work together at bAStA. We are always searching for new, motivated people who are interested in writing, research, photography or layout design. bAStA ist open to all students of the University of Mannheim for contributions. Even if you only want to contribute something once you are very welcome to do so.

If you are interested just contact us via e-mail to basta[at]