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BMW Group Achieves Best-Ever January Sales

February 5, 2018 0

Following its seventh consecutive year of record sales, the world’s number one manufacturer of premium vehicles started 2018 with another record: the BMW Group has never sold so many cars in January as in this […]

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Culture

CULTURE

10 Myths About Culture in Germany

January 16, 2018 0

If there is anything that German politicians tend to agree on during election season, it is their belief in the power of music and literature. It is a consensus that crosses party lines in the […]

CULTURE

How Sausage Flavors the German Language

January 5, 2018 0

By Giulia Pines with BBC It was all but inevitable that pork would become thoroughly baked into the German psyche, its savoury juices trickling down into everyday speech. When I awoke to grey skies and […]

Career & German Studies

CAREER

CA: Fairytale Theater Workshop in German on Feb. 25

January 30, 2018 0

The German American School Association is proud to host Yvonne Zech, actress and trainer with the Galli Theater Group from Wiesbaden, Germany, to lead a fairytale theater workshop in German. This interactive theater program is […]

CAREER

Kaffeeklatsch at the DANK Haus

January 5, 2018 0

Join the DANK Haus of Chicago for their weekly Kaffeeklatsch (“coffee chat”) and practice your German conversational skills. All levels are welcome! Kaffeeklatsch will be every Wednesday in the fourth floor library from 5:45 p.m. […]

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TRAVEL

TRAVEL

Flixbus Celebrates 5 Years of Booming Business

February 18, 2018 0

MUNICH (February 13, 2018) – Five years ago, inspired by the deregulation of the German bus market, the first FlixBus hit the road with a goal of providing green and smart mobility for everyone to […]

TRAVEL

Glasshouse Attractions in Germany

January 30, 2018 0

How about escaping the cold by visiting one of Germany’s numerous tropical glasshouses? With their extraordinary glass edifices, plants and ecosystems, the glasshouses are treasure troves of green. Potsdam’s Biosphere, one of Germany’s largest glasshouses, […]

TRAVEL

Goethe’s Fan Mail Exhibition in Weimar

January 19, 2018 0

A lock of hair, sourdough bread and Carnival memorabilia all sent by various admirers to Germany’s most revered literary figure, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), are about to go on show in a new exhibition […]

Recipes

CULINARY

Classic Tafelspitz Recipe

January 19, 2018 0

By Jennifer McGavin from The Spruce “Tafelspitz,” known as the National Dish of Austria, is made by boiling tri-tip (beef) in water with root vegetables and spices until tender. It is a favorite dish of […]

CULINARY

Grünkohl mit Pinkel Recipe

January 4, 2018 0

By Jennifer McGavin Cooked kale and sausage (Grünkohl mit Pinkel) is a delicious winter comfort food. Germans celebrate winter with a “Gruenkohlfahrt,” which is a brisk hike accompanied by schnapps and a warm kale dinner […]

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