Since his retirement in April of this year, you may no longer be able to see Dirk Nowitzki on the court in a Dallas Mavericks jersey, but that doesn’t mean he has left the basketball world behind. After 21 seasons in the NBA, the German basketball legend has turned his attention to advocating for players at the international level.
As the official roadshow of Wunderbar Together, the Goethe PopUp Tour combines an impressive culture tent with mobile container exhibits and various pop-up edutainment elements.
Camp Fahrenheit 516 brought together junior firefighters from the US and Germany for a week of intense training in critical skills like navigating burning buildings and extinguishing car fires.
The panel discussion “Science Meets Oktoberfest” will feature alumni of German universities and universities of applied sciences. Speakers will present their various career paths, highlight the relevance of their studies and research in Germany, and discuss the role Germany plays for them today.
In recent years, populism, nationalism and new forms of aggressive escalation have been exerting a growing influence on political culture in the West. Fundamental values of liberal democracy such as freedom of expression and tolerance are coming under attack. The consequences of this radicalisation on science in Germany and the USA was the focus of a two-day event held at the Thomas Mann House in Los Angeles.