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Intensive Course in German Language and Cultural Studies for German Teachers in Eastern Europe

12 May, 2021:

We would like to invite German Teachers in Eastern Europe to immerse themselfes in the German language and culture from August 9-20, 2021 during our two-week seminar “DeutschLAND intensiv. Sprach- und Landeskunde für Deutschlehrkräfte aus Osteuropa”. This online event consists of an intensive German language course hosted by the Goethe-Institut Schwäbisch Hall (Mon-Fri, 8:30 am – 10 am) as well as conversations with experts on linguistic, regional and cultural topics (Mon-Fri,...Read more

 
Germany, Prizes and Awards

Schöck Award for Innovation in Building and Construction 2021

3 March, 2021:

Four prize winners from two universities will receive the Schöck Construction Innovation Award (Schöck Bau-Innovationspreis) this year. Our congratulations go to

Daniel Auer, M.Sc., TU Munich

Fabian Rauch, M.Sc., TU Munich

Henrik Becks, M.Sc., RWTH Aachen

Matthias Kalus, M.Sc., RWTH Aachen

The award ceremony is scheduled for July.

The award...Read more

 
Germany, Prizes and Awards

Precast Concrete Parts Talent Award presented

24 February, 2021:

The “Nachwuchspreis Betonbauteile” (Precast Concrete Parts Talent Award) for 2020 will be awarded to journeymen Achim Brixner (Concrete Ruloph GmbH, Weiler-Simmerburg), Mario Büscher (Betonwerk Büscher GmbH & Co. KG, Heek) and national champion Fauzi Musliu (Franz Traub GmbH & Co. KG, Aalen). Peter Möller, Managing Director of the Eberhard Schöck Foundation, and Gramatiki Satslidis, Managing Director of the Berufsförderungswerk für die Beton- und Fertigteilhersteller e. V., congratulated...Read more

 
Prizes and Awards

Germany Scholarships Awarded

6 November, 2020:

Yesterday, we formally presented five Germany Scholarships to students at Karlsruhe University’s School of Technology and Business during an online event. The focus of our scholarships is on construction-related degree programs. Thus, the recipients of our scholarships include students of construction management, civil engineering, environmental engineering and architecture.

The Germany Scholarship (DeutschlandSTIPENDIUM)...Read more

 
German Language Culture Award, Prizes and Awards

Mourning the death of Günter de Bruyn

9 October, 2020:

On October 4, 2020, author Günter de Bruyn passed away at the age of 93. He was a master storyteller in the tradition of realism. Since many of his novels were set in Brandenburg and Berlin and he was the editor of the “Märkischer Dichtergarten”, which garnered him the honorific title of “the (Theodor) Fontane of the 20th century”. In 1999, his work “Altersbetrachtungen über den alten Fontane” was published. He also authored essays on literary and political topics, as well as biographies...Read more