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Open Your Eyes to Berlin!

How do you get German and British students working as a team, practising their language and learning a large sweep of German / European history?  An Act the Facts scripted drama is the key! 225 more words

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Flowers Again in November

I’m always so excited to get flowers from Nuttah. I am never sure if they are coming from ‘her’ world, or if she picks them somewhere around here (our world). 434 more words


Take care of me

Since I moved away from home, I have learned that things can’t always go exactly as you want them to. Things like holidays. I’ve had to adapt to work schedules, find ways to budget and make temporary homes where I can. 1,383 more words

It's been snowing in Berlin!

It’s a very British post that starts with the weather report, but well, there it is!  We started out day today with a tour of the Bundestag; learning about the building, its history, the workings of German politics and admiring the confident internationalism, open government and building on a difficult past that it represents.   97 more words

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Nebraska Cornhuskers Visits Lincoln Hospitals

The Nebraska Cornhuskers are bringing a smile to faces in several Lincoln hospitals. The football team visited the pediatric unit and got to meet some newborn baby Husker fans! 18 more words

Walking our feet off with the women of Berlin

It was really good to meet up with our friends from Philipp-Melancthon Gymnasium today. 

The PMG students had prepared a tour of Berlin for us, and all students drew on the stories of some Berlin women to help us view the city from different perspectives. 282 more words

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