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Top 20 German Slang Words and Phrases You Must Know

By College Study Abroad at CIEE

Mastering the German language goes beyond learning proper grammar and vocabulary from textbooks. To truly communicate like a native, you need to embrace the vibrant world of German slang. These... keep reading

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"Running as a lifestyle", Andrea Adam Moore, CIEE Center Director

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

Andrea Adam Moore is the Director of the CIEE Center in Berlin. She is one of the real "berliners" of the team, but also very connected to USA, after living... keep reading

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The Späti-Chill: A Socio-Cultural Icon in Berlin

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Grace Meisner A club with no cover for entry, a bar without the wait for a bartender, a supermarket, meeting place, internet cafe, drugstore, post office, and gift shop... keep reading

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Alyssiah Green: "I was the first one in my family to get a passport, and after this experience, I will always encourage people to find the opportunity to go abroad"

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

Even though a few months have passed since the Alyssiah, student from J-Term studiend in Berlin, we wanted to share part of her experience with you all! Alyssiah Green is... keep reading

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Finding Peace in Berlin: Hidden Sanctuaries

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Rachel Fischler Berlin is so beautiful for its calm, including millions of different people from all walks of life, forming a beautiful weave of color and creativity. In this... keep reading

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Postcard from Abroad: Learning to Leave My Bubble in Berlin, Germany

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

By Vincent DiFonzo Almost every time I ride on Berlin’s metro system, the U-Bahn, I am reminded of one of the many little quirks of living in Germany—the German stare... keep reading

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Top 3 Vegan Spots in Berlin

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Rachel Fischler Berlin is a haven for vegans and vegetarians alike. Incredibly progressive and diverse in lifestyles, culture, and background–Berlin is a culinary whirlwind with tastes for every palette... keep reading

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The Miracles of a Gray Winter: Finding Color in Unexpected Places

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Rachel Fischler “Hier ist kunst” lay sprawled along a building in spray paint. Translated across the kaleidoscope of language, the city whispered “here is art”. For those that call... keep reading

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Berlin Brings an Unforgettable Experience to Studying Abroad

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Aria Wozniak After visiting friends at other study-abroad locations around Europe, I can say with certainty that I feel entirely happy and content with my decision to study in... keep reading

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My Top 5 Favorite Experiences in Berlin

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Aria Wozniak Boulderklub I decided to join a climbing gym with a few of my study-abroad friends when I got to Berlin. While it is a hobby I had... keep reading

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Jenae Tiki Matikke, Program Leader of 2023: "After serving as a PL, I would tell students to take this opportunity to grow, broaden their horizons, and meet amazing people from different walks of life!"

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

Jenae Tiki Matikke, is one of our previous Programs Leaders of the High School Summer Abroad program 2023. She is originally from Virginia Beach, but currently living in Tennessee. She... keep reading

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Ratul Rauniar: “Berlin has been a breath of fresh air”

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

Ratul Rauniar Pradhan is one of our students from Open Campus Spring 2024 studying in Berlin. He is originally from Nepal, Kathmandu currently a junior in Gettysburg College, Pennsylvania, where... keep reading

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Advice for traveling during study abroad

By College Study Abroad Ambassador at CIEE

By: Aria Wozniak Studying abroad changed my life. It was an incredible experience that I have no regrets about. There are a few things that I did right and a... keep reading

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Izzy: “ Living with a host family is knowing that you always have support with the perspective of a local”

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

Izzy Alexander is one of our students that participated on the program “January in Berlin 2024”. She is originally from North Carolina, and currently is studying English, German, and Linguistics... keep reading

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Kate Miller, Open Campus Student: “I have had a life changing experience during my time here”.

By CIEE Berlin at CIEE

Kate Miller is one of our Open Campus students of this Fall Semester 2023. She has been studying and doing her internship at a local startup called Tuesday Coworking, environmentally-conscientious... keep reading