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Downtime: Aug. 23 – Sept. 5

September 7th, 2021|0 Comments

The weather has been cool and rainy, most of my floormates are away during their break, and the archives are overbooked. Needless to say, there is not much “exciting” going on here, but I [...]

Sunshine on Starnberger See: Aug. 16 – Aug. 22

August 22nd, 2021|0 Comments

This first half of the week was rather productive since I didn’t have anything exciting going on. This first event occurred Wednesday night when the current Fulbright cohort hosted an informal Q&A for [...]

Heidelberg: July 24 – July 27

August 5th, 2021|0 Comments

We arrived in Heidelberg in the early afternoon on Saturday. We immediately went into the Altstadt and found a place to eat. I had “Maultaschen,” a speciality of this region, which can [...]

Nürnberg: July 22 – July 23

August 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

Thursday morning started early as we caught a train to Nürnberg. After arriving and dropping our stuff off at the hotel, we made our way to Nürnberg’s Justice Palace, where there is a [...]

Bayrischzell & Wendelstein: July 19

August 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

As soon as my parents knew they could visit, they were looking forward to hiking in the Bavarian Alps. Here are pictures from our hike of the Wendelstein peak, starting from the town [...]

Oberammergau & Schloss Linderhof: July 16

August 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

Here are our photos from a day trip to Oberammergau and Schloss Linderhof! This site is not an official site of the Fulbright Program or the U.S. Department of State. The [...]

KKA and Berlin: June 14 – June 20

June 28th, 2021|0 Comments

My plans for this week changed relatively last minute because late on Sunday night, my boyfriend Kacper invited me to go to Berlin with him to stay with his family.  On Monday afternoon [...]

Hiking Herzogstand and Heimgarten: June 13

June 17th, 2021|0 Comments

On Sunday some floormates and I took on a demanding but wonderful hike through the Alps from the small southern Bavarian town of Kochel am See to the neighboring town of Ohlstadt. [...]

More Cooking Adventures: May 31 – June 6

June 6th, 2021|1 Comment

This week was calmer than most, so I mostly worked and caught up on chores. On Monday I got a "Schnelltest," or rapid (Covid) test, for some peace of mind after last weekend’s [...]

Wien, or Vienna: May 24 – May 31

May 31st, 2021|0 Comments

Whit Monday, the Monday after Pentecost, is a holiday in Germany, so with everything closed, I took the opportunity for a workday. Tuesday and Wednesday I returned to the Bavarian State Library to [...]

Der Botanische Garten: May 15

May 16th, 2021|0 Comments

Enjoy these pictures from the scenic botanical garden in Munich! This site is not an official site of the Fulbright Program or the U.S. Department of State. The views expressed [...]

Meeting, Hiking, and Grilling: May 3 – May 9

May 12th, 2021|0 Comments

No surprise but yet another week was full of exciting developments for both research and fun! Monday night a bunch of us watched Dr. Strange. Tuesday was exciting because an architecture student who [...]

Sunset in Olympiapark: April 26 – May 2

May 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

As per usual, this week included working, hanging out in the Innenhof, running, doing yoga and playing darts, badminton, and ping pong. On Monday I had my best run of the year [...]