NEWS

German post develops mailman robots

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

  The German postal company Deutsche Post is pushing forward with a unique project of testing robots to help mail carriers. “WE are working on the development of the next generation of companion robots,” a […]

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 […]

FILM/TV

Film Retrospective: Mapping Gray Zones on Dec. 7

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 The Harvard Film Archive’s series of films under the heading “Mapping Gray Zones: The Inexact Beauty of Early West German Cinema, 1949 – 1963” continues through December 7th, culminating with Franz Schömbs’ “The Birth of […]

CULTURE

Film Festival “…And the Winners Are…”

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 If you missed the Goethe-Institut’s film festival in Boston, there’s still a chance to see most of the films at the Portland Museum of Art. Films screen every other Thursday night, Dec. 6th – Feb. 28th. […]

EDUCATION

German on your Mind – Start the Journey

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 EARLY BIRD SPECIAL FOR NEW GERMAN LANGUAGE CLASSES STARTING JANUARY 14TH, 2019! Don’t miss your chance to save 10% and sign up before December 7th! All enrollments with payments received by/on December 7th, 2018 (postmarked) […]

EVENTS

IL: Ninth Annual Kristkindlmarkt in Peoria on Dec. 8th and 9th

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

  Join and celebrate your holiday season at Harmonie’s 9th Annual Kristkindlmarkt. Live entertainment daily.  Food and beverages, typical of the Kristkindlmarkts will also be available for purchase:  bratwurst, weinerschnitzel, homemade strudel, glühwein, hot chocolate, hot cider, Bavarian […]