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  • Only forwards, not backwards
    von Alexander Fallier am 9. Januar 2018 um 18:18

    Syrian-Palestinian author Ramy al-Asheq on a question he often gets asked in Germany. […]

  • Photo Friday: General Assembly of Santa Clauses
    von Alexander Fallier am 8. Dezember 2017 um 11:31

    On November 25th, the general assembly of male and female Santa Clauses of the student services took place in Berlin. […]

  • Who I am
    von Ramy al-Asheq am 7. Dezember 2017 um 19:07

    Ramy al-Asheq was born a Palestinian refugee and lived in Syria and Jordan. He arrived in Germany in 2014. Here, the author and journalist writes about that new beginning in life. […]

  • Getting ready for scale-up!
    von Amusa Temitope Victor am 17. November 2017 um 14:44

    Vicfold Recyclers from Nigeria was the winner of the #youforG20 contest. Founder Amusa Victor blogs about what happened since then – and why his own car has become a waste cart. […]

  • 5 steps of German immigration
    von Team German Bus USA am 10. November 2017 um 3:20

    25% of Americans claim German heritage. Many of the immigrants settled along the Ohio River. In Louisville, Kentucky, the number went up from a handful of Germans in the 1820s to 18.000 German immigrants by the 1850s. The German Bus Team put the city on the top of their list of places to find citizens with German roots. Here comes a list of the first 5 steps the immigrants took when they arrived […]

  • What do you know about Germany?
    von Team German Bus USA am 7. November 2017 um 21:53

    In Nashville, Tennessee, the German Bus Team took part in a trivia night. As the organizers knew we were coming they included some Germany-related questions in the quiz. Could you have answered them? Test your knowledge about Germany! To make a long story short: No, we the German Bus Team didn’t win the first prize […]

  • Zigge Zagge, Zigge Zagge, Hoi Hoi Hoi!
    von Team German Bus USA am 4. November 2017 um 22:23

    Germantown in Memphis, Tennessee, is celebrating its first communal Oktoberfest. By chance, the German Bus Team happened to be in town to help get the party started.&nbs […]

  • Kick it like the Germans
    von Team German Bus USA am 2. November 2017 um 23:34

    At Millsaps College in Mississippi the men’s soccer coach is from Germany. Steve Voltz regularly travels around the world to recruit young new stars for his team. The young German players enjoy having a coach who makes them feel at home.   In high season the Millsaps soccer team trains up to 3 times per […]

  • Why the road trip?
    von Team German Bus USA am 1. November 2017 um 19:01

    Our countries share a long history, common values and common interests. On this tour, we want to talk with our American friends about political, social and cultural topics. […]

  • Off we go
    von Team German Bus USA am 31. Oktober 2017 um 19:00

    3 people, 2 weeks, 1 Bus. We-- Claire, Jonas and Eva of the "GermanBusUSA" Team have started our roadtrip through several states in the American south. […]

  • Trademark: hand-crafted
    von Helen Sibum am 2. Oktober 2017 um 5:18

    10 international guests travelled to Dresden, Meissen and Berlin to find out more about “German design” and German craftsmanship. […]

  • 500th Anniversary of the Reformation and the view from the outside
    von Helen Sibum am 12. Juli 2017 um 10:39

    International guests visit the Wartburg nr. Eisenach and explore Luther’s influence on German society. […]

  • World art in Kassel
    von Helen Sibum am 4. Juli 2017 um 6:35

    Documenta 14 is symbolic of many particularities of the German cultural landscape. We visited with a group of international guests. […]

  • The #youforG20 voting has started
    von Alexander Fallier am 3. Juli 2017 um 9:10

    Click the Facebook Like-Button on the project page to vote for your favourite. […]

  • #youforG20 – your project for an interconnected world
    von Alexander Fallier am 12. Juni 2017 um 5:54

    #youforG20 – is looking for the best project for an interconnected world […]

  • Prepared for everything
    von Helen Sibum am 6. Juni 2017 um 5:46

    Will the EU’s standing fall after Brexit – or will the alliance weather the exit unscathed? […]