Die Vor- und Nachteile des digitalen Semesters

Zum ersten Mal gibt es so etwas wie ein komplett digitales Semester an der Uni Freiburg und an vielen anderen Hochschulen in Deutschland. Keine Präsenzveranstaltungen mehr, geschlossene Cafeterien und Bibliotheken, kein Kontakt mit Dozentinnen und Dozenten und anderen Studierenden außerhalb des Online-Raums. Wie wirkt sich denn das digitale Studium auf das Leben der Studierende aus? Und wie kann man das Beste daraus machen?

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Freiburg Celebrates its 900th Year

Hopefully, 2020 is going to be spectacular for Freiburg. The city is celebrating its 900th birthday this year. Founded in 1120 by  Konrad von Zähringen, Freiburg has had a colourful and eventful history which has made it what it is today: a dynamic spot at the meeting point of three countries. Read this post for further information on highlights and events as well as historical facts about Freiburg! Weiterlesen

Tips For a Successful Tandem Partnership

As you will hear often when learning a new language, to speak fearlessly is essential to become eventually fluent in that language. However, this can be daunting, and you might not know whom to speak to when you want to have more than small talk. So, you find a tandem partner. Great! But how do you make sure the partnership works for both parties? Here are some tips for a successful language exchange! Weiterlesen

Warms You Up, Keeps Your Meals Colourful: Pumpkin Soup

Soups are a staple food for cold weather; not only they can be consumed for every meal but also, they are a great source of vitamins and a shield against sickness especially when they are made with seasonal produce. One of the stars of this season is pumpkin. They are the harbinger of autumn and available from September to January. You can see pumpkin goodies in bakeries and various kinds of them are on supermarket shelves. Weiterlesen

International Safe Abortion Day

Bunte Plakate und Flyer sind in der Freiburger Innenstadt keine Seltenheit, aber was hat es mit den Kleiderbügeln auf sich, die seit einigen Tagen immer wieder verschiedene Orte in der Stadt zieren? Wir sind der Sache auf den Grund gegangen – lest hier die wichtigsten Infos zum internationalen Tag zur Entkriminalisierung von Schwangerschaftsabbrüchen (International Safe Abortion Day) diesen Samstag.

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