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

Witness the University’s Past at the Uniseum

Freiburg owes much to its University. After all, the city is associated with it and its students contribute a great deal to dynamic, colourful and lively city life as well as its economy. Whether you study at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität or you plan to do so in near future (or even if you are a tourist in the city) you should pay a visit to the University Museum – Uniseum, to find out more about this prestigious university’s history. Weiterlesen

March for Science – Freiburg

It is 2017 yet we are discussing whether subjective opinions or vague claims can be replaceable with scientifically proven facts. But here we are, faced with a fairly new term: alternative facts. The term has entered our lives in January 2017 with the inauguration of Donald Trump and at the beginning it referred to the „exaggerated“ and false claim of numbers regarding the people who attended the inauguration ceremony. However, within a short span of time the term has spread and caused big discussions. Weiterlesen