Student Blogs

Fulbright Year, Wolfenbüttel 2013-14

Who would have guessed that Carter Stevens’s ’13 Fulbright year in Lower Saxony would turn into a classic Grand Tour!
http://carterstevensjourneyblog.wordpress.com

Louisenlund, JanPlan 2014

Elizabeth Grun ’16 thought she had seen it all. And then came her epic English teaching position in Northern Germany.
http://gruninguby.wordpress.com/

Louisenlund, JanPlan 2013

Find out what Kara Witherill ’15 is up to this January during her JanPlan teaching adventure in Louisenlund, Germany.
http://kmwither.wordpress.com/

The Adventures of Being a Colby Alum

Interested to hear about the good life of German students after Colby? Here’s what Lizzy Schneider ’12, Susie Hufstader ’12, Rebecca Chenard ’12, and Meredith Fast ’11 have to report from Germany and Austria.
http://colbygerman2012.wordpress.com/

Life as a Forester…Ramsey Meigs ’11…do we need to say more?
http://sometimesagreatemotion.wordpress.com/

Cliff Katz ’11 as a PCV in Azerbaijan…
http://katzerbaijan.wordpress.com/
Or follow Cliff on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/CliffordKatz

Göttingen, JanPlan 2012

Check out what Kate MacNamee ’13 – German Studies and Psychology major – has to say in her blog about her adventures and cultural observations during her January teaching internship at the Theodor Heuss Gymnasium in Göttingen, Germany.

Louisenlund, JanPlan 2012

This blog highlights some of the experiences of German minor Emily Shankle ’13 during her time as a teaching assistant and intern at the northern German Internat Louisenlund in January 2012.

Berlin, JanPlan 2011

Curious how to spend a JanPlan doing research in Berlin? Follow Susie Hufstader’s ’12 blog about her observations and studies during her weeks in Germany’s Hauptstadt exploring the representation of women in Weimar visual culture.

Louisenlund, JanPlan 2011

This blog highlights some of the experiences of Meredith Fast ’11, a German Studies major, during her Louisenlund Teaching Internship in January 2011.

Louisenlund, JanPlan 2010

This Photo Blog documents the adventures of Ramsey Meigs ’11, a German Studies and Geoscience double major, beginning with his Louisenlund Teaching Internship as he travels through Europe from January 2010 – August 2010.

Following his journeys through Europe, see what Ramsey to say about life in a German boarding school? And about studying in Göttingen, at one of Germany’s most prestigious universities?