Back to School Guide: How to Say “Goodbye” to Summer and Get Back to School (with Motivation)

Although it is still warm, the days have started to get shorter. The sun sets remarkably earlier which means it is almost time to shake off the holiday mood and welcome a new semester. But how can we do it without feeling depressed or lacking motivation? Here are some tips and suggestions to start off your semester with vivacity. Weiterlesen

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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

The Japanese Garden at the Seepark

While Seepark itself is a delightful place in all seasons whether for a walk or a picnic, did you know that there is a Japanese Garden inside the Seepark? If you did not, well now you do! I have been there a couple of times in autumn and winter but since the weather has been so warm and pleasant I thought it was time to see the Japanese Garden in spring – hopefully all green and in full bloom. Weiterlesen

My First Flohmarkt on the Other Side of Stall

Once I saw the announcement about the forthcoming 15. Student-Flea market on Studierendenwerk Freiburg’s Facebook page, I knew I had to be there! Because come on, who doesn’t like flea markets!? Walking around the stalls with anticipation of coming across the most interesting, unusual and sometimes nostalgic things, plus for a very affordable price! What can one ask for more? Nothing, right? Well, no. You can ask for more, just keep on reading…By the way, if you haven’t realized, I am a fan of flea markets and second hand shops. Being the new owner of a previously loved item has its own charm and satisfaction (oh so many cute dresses!) Weiterlesen

A PERFECT CHANCE TO GET YOUR FIRST BIKE OR RENEW IT!

(Freiburg and bikes go well together, don’t you think? :))

I have seen that true Freiburgers ride their bikes in almost every weather condition (No, I am not jealous you are jealous!) but if you are like me – feeling less confident among all those smooth and fast riders and mustering your courage to finally get a bike for Spring semester (because let’s admit it is the best way to enjoy the beautiful Freiburg and upcoming spring) here is your chance! Weiterlesen

AN EVENING AT THEATER: Virginia Woolf’s ORLANDO by maniACTs

Winter semester has finished! Yet for most of us there are still assignments to be written, friends to catch up with and many other responsibilities are waiting out there. BUT you want to have a nice and fun evening for yourself then I suggest you immediately buy a ticket or two ( – or three! Don’t forget your precious friends! ) for maniACTs’s Orlando performance for tonight, tomorrow or Sunday via tickets@maniacts.de or from Walthari bookstore.

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