A History Lesson In Erfurt, Germany

Submitted by Mark Meloni on the 2019 winter session study abroad program in Leipzig, Germany sponsored by the Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures… This week, we took an excursion to the historic city of Erfurt, known for its massive churches and for the “Krämerbrücke,” the merchant’s bridge which is lined on both sides with houses… Continue Reading A History Lesson In Erfurt, Germany

Germany: Berlin

Submitted by Andrew Schoen on the 2017 winter session program in Leipzig, Germany sponsored by the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures… So I just got back from Berlin and it has been a while since I’ve written a journal. Berlin was a drastically different experience than anything in Leipzig. Both cities are youthful and modern, but… Continue Reading Germany: Berlin

Germany: Boring?

Submitted by Andrew Schoen on the 2017 winter session program in Leipzig, Germany sponsored by the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures… After the first week or so, I would say I am more comfortable in the city now. The initial alienation has passed and while some others are still homesick, I am feeling great. The dorm… Continue Reading Germany: Boring?