NEWS

Berlin plans crisis prevention site

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 Foreign Minister Heiko Maas reports about plans for a “European crisis prevention centre” in Berlin. Brussels (dpa) – Germany has plans to build a centre to train civilian experts for crisis missions for the European […]

EVENTS

SoCA: A Place in Berlin in LA on Nov. 16

November 16, 2018 Lucy 0

 Goethe Institut in Los Angeles invites you for a Film evening. Like a fossil, the Marx-Engels Forum, an ambitious East German monument project, occupies a central historical spot and desirable real estate in the middle […]

EVENTS

SF: BERLIN & BEYOND AUTUMN SHOWCASE on Nov. 1-3

October 24, 2018 Lucy 0

 America’s premiere festival of contemporary German cinema kicks off its 23rd season! The Autumn Showcase (now in its 5th anniversary edition) is highlighted with new works from the fall festival circuit. Moreover, this program is presented with […]

CULTURE

70th Anniversary of the Berlin Airlift

June 27, 2018 Alexa 1

How “candy bombers” defended the freedom of West Berlin and laid the foundation for transatlantic friendship. By Tanya Zech When the war ended, the allied forces of the USA, the United Kingdom, France and the […]

TRAVEL

AirBNB – A Blessing or a Curse for Berlin?

April 30, 2018 Alexa 0

Is the online Airbnb flat sharing platform making Berlin’s housing shortage worse? Three students analysed the data to help answer this question. And reached some surprising conclusions. In Berlin rents have risen faster than in […]

EVENTS

DC: The Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet in Concert Feb. 9

February 2, 2018 Alexa 0

The Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet is a highly praised collaboration between three award-winning permanent members of the Berliner Philharmoniker—Konzertmeister Andreas Buschatz, violist Matthew Hunter, and cellist Knut Weber—along with renowned concert pianist Markus Groh. They […]