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Europe, Not Congress, Will Rein in Big Tech

April 18, 2018 0

By Michael Birnbaum and Tony Romm from The Washington Post U.S. lawmakers demonstrated an increased appetite for regulating technology giants when they grilled Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg about privacy last week. But the future […]

NEWS

Volkswagen to Replace CEO with VW Brand Chief

April 13, 2018 0

By Andreas Cremer and Jan Schwartz of Reuters Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) is poised to replace Chief Executive Matthias Mueller with the head of its core VW brand, Herbert Diess, two people familiar with the matter said, […]

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Culture

BOOKS

How Mainz Changed the Way We Read

May 17, 2018 0

Despite the far-reaching consequences of Johannes Gutenberg’s printing press, much about the man remains a mystery, buried deep beneath layers of Mainz history. The German city of Mainz lies on the banks of the River […]

Career & German Studies

CAREER

IA: German Language Class for Travelers

April 25, 2018 0

Join the German American Heritage Center in this beginners course on the German Language. Perfect for travelers, learn how to communicate on subjects such as greetings, restaurants, food, banking, shopping, and geography. This four week […]

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TRAVEL

TRAVEL

AirBNB – A Blessing or a Curse for Berlin?

April 30, 2018 0

Is the online Airbnb flat sharing platform making Berlin’s housing shortage worse? Three students analysed the data to help answer this question. And reached some surprising conclusions. In Berlin rents have risen faster than in […]

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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