Monthly Archives August 2014

Breaking German Stereotypes

Check out this article about Mannheim’s SU which was – in spite of difficult weather circumstances – a great success and let every participant leave Germany with a very changed picture of our homecountry in their heads.

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Breaking German stereotypes

On the 4th of July our Travel Summer University (TSU) started with 24 participants from 12 different nations, who were eager to find out whether common German stereotypes hold true or not. The best way of getting to know a country profoundly is by crossing it from one side to another, so we startedour trip at Lake Constance, which forms the border with Switzerland and then continued all the way to the Baltic Sea.

Let’s start from the very beginning in the city of Constance: some participants were already there to watch the quarter-f...

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