Monthly Archives: November 2015

Welcome and “Grüezi” from Basel – University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland

A bit unusual for November but Basel welcomes me with sunny and very warm weather. Similar was my beginning at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (Pädagogische Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz (FHNW)). Dr. Stefan Kruse, the head of the … Continue reading

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GIVING THANKS A LITTLE BIT EARLIER – welcome to University of Missouri

Last week a lot of international events took place at Mizzou and I visited some of them to give thanks. But first of all: it is half time (unbelievable)! It is hard to believe that half of my time at … Continue reading

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LEARN THE TIGER TANGO – welcome to the University of Missouri

Many different things happened on the campus last week and this time I will focusing more on the social events. The main occurrence last week was: The University of Missouri president and chancellor step down. African-American students at Missouri have … Continue reading

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GO TIGER FIGHT FOR OLD MIZZOU – welcome to the University of Missouri

In the week that I have been here, I have learned so many things. First of all: “Mizzou” is the University of Missouri’s nickname and is pronounced muh-ZOO. It is not sure who first used the word Mizzou, but it … Continue reading

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