Wunderbar Together Looks Back on a Year of Events, Memories, and Friends
December 20, 2019
After thousands of events across the country, the Year of German-American Friendship 2018/19 has come to an end, but the memories remain.
In 2019, we were fortunate enough to meet folks from every corner of the United States and to celebrate, together, the strong relationship between our countries, rooted in deep historical ties, shared values, and bold visions for the future.
Thank you to all involved in our events this year, to our many partners and supporters, and to all who came out to celebrate with us! It wouldn’t have been possible without you.
This video highlights some of the projects, places, and people that have made this year so special, once again showcasing the many ways that Germany and the US are Wunderbar Together!
“Breaking Barriers” at the 11th Annual German American Conference at Harvard
This November, the Harvard Kennedy School held its 11th Annual German American Conference. The conference, which has become a well-known transatlantic summit in German-American relations, seeks to inspire leadership, foster dialogue, and promote innovation among its attendees. This event is the largest student-led conference of its kind in the United State with over 700 participants and over 50 speakers.Read More
ISM Hexadome’s North America Tour
The ISM Hexadome is traveling to the United States this year as part of Wunderbar Together. This immersive 360° audiovisual installation combines cutting-edge art and technology. It is the first step for the Berlin-based Institute for Sound & Music's initiative to build a museum in recognition of sound, immersive arts, and electronic music culture.Read More
Guest Blog: Learning to Use STEM to Teach Integration on a TOP Study Tour
The Transatlantic Outreach Program (TOP) provides North American educators of social studies and STEM subjects, as well as workforce decision makers, with classroom materials, workshops, virtual exchanges, and study tours. This guest blog post was written by 2018 TOP fellow and South Carolina educator Kirstin Bullington about how she plans to teach her students differently about Germany following her time abroad on a TOP study tour.Read More