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05. Apr. 2024 / Campus Living

Because Friedensau is worth it

This year, we have set ourselves the firm goal of at least breaking ground on the new, intergenerational canteen for Friedensau's 125th anniversary.
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05. Apr. 2024 / Campus Living

A lost place: the “Hottentot Temple”

Hardly anyone remembers the Friedensau "Hottentot Temple" today. In times when rightly discriminatory terms are disappearing from our language, such a temple would be out of place.
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04. Apr. 2024 / Campus Living

Hans Jürgen Wittig (1935–2023)

Anyone who has ever experienced Hans Jürgen Wittig during a city tour in Rome or another city will remember it for years to come. Those were extraordinary experiences!
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28. Mar. 2024 / Campus Living

Searching with words

Today, March 21, 2024, is World Poetry Day. It will be celebrated for the 25th time since it was first proclaimed by UNESCO in 1999. The aim of this commemorative day is to raise awareness of the beauty of language and at the same time to express ...
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25. Jan. 2024 / Campus Living

The Pabsdorf-Friedensau railway station – a lost place

In a travelogue by Ludwig Richard Conradi, which he published in April 1898 in the community magazine "Zions-Wächter", there is a rather incidental remark: "On Tuesday [22 March 1898] I visited a sick sister ...
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25. Jan. 2024 / Campus Living

History and stories – 125 years of Friedensau

125 years | Friedensau connects | People. Cultures. Generations.

125 years of Friedensau - how did it all begin? When did the first school year start, who were the first students?
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25. Jan. 2024 / Campus Living

Friedensau and the FFF

At the end of October 2023, the members of the "Förderverein Freundeskreis Friedensau International e.V." (FFF) met for a weekend on which the annual general meeting took place, we were able to celebrate Sabbath together and experienced an evening ..
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25. Jan. 2024 / Campus Living

So how is … Lilli Unrau doing?

There are people for whom the word "retirement" is not suitable. One of these ever dynamic personalities is Lilli Unrau. She was born in the Urals, grew up in Kyrgyzstan (in the former Soviet Union), studied English and English literature and ...
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24. Jan. 2024 / Campus Living

How Friedensau overcame difficult times

As a prelude to the anniversary events, a reading with church historian and Friedensau expert Dr. Johannes Hartlapp took place in the university library on January 14, 2024. He spoke about the decade "1940s and 1950s" in Friedensau's history.
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18. Dec. 2023 / Campus Living

Hanukkah surprises in the university library

The team at the university library came up with a few surprises for the younger members of the Friedensau community to mark the Jewish festival of Hanukkah.
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