Mottowoche und Abistreich
The long road to obtaining the Abitur, the completion diploma from Gymnasium (similar to an International Baccalaureate Diploma), culminates with exams during April and May. Because students sit for the Abi exams before the normal school year ends, the second semester for the 12.… Read the rest
Waldeinsamkeit Album Additions
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See the full album here: https://flic.kr/s/aHsk4kk5qv
And find Andrew’s Flickr here: https://flic.kr/ps/2TGJLv… Read the rest
I’ll come back fatter
Well hopefully not.
You may think to yourself, “Andrew, how could you let that happen? You left the first/second fattest country on the planet relatively healthy, and you’ll return fatter?”
But hold your judgement, because you (probably) haven’t lived in Germany for 8 months and experienced the joy of European chocolate.… Read the rest
Youth For Understanding holds Mittelseminars for their exchange students. These seminars, usually comprised of 25 or so exchange students and 5-10 YFU Alumni, give exchange students the opportunity to reflect on the past 5-7 months of their exchange, talk about the problems they’ve encountered and the resultant solutions, bond and share experiences with peers, and prepare for the final months of an exchange year.… Read the rest
Our Paris Klassenfahrt proved to be awesome! You can find an album of photos here on my Flickr!
Montparnasse, s’il vous plaît !
Bright lights, dark sky; Paris lies far beneath the window sill, whizzing by. 56 floors (57 for US-Americans) high in Montparnasse is an observation deck, allowing for a gorgeous 360 degree view of the city. Just three floors more and one finds themselves standing atop the tower and all of Paris to see.… Read the rest
Once again I’ve found myself in Paris. Life is just too hard here in Europe.
I dropped the ball during my last Paris trip (which was amazing) and didn’t post a single thing. I’ll try to keep everyone updated this weekend. … Read the rest
At the end of January I traveled to Weimar on a German Literature class field trip. See all the pictures on Flickr at full resolution here! https://flic.kr/s/aHsk83cVDe