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A German university is awarding $1,900 scholarships for ‘doing nothing,’ and all applicants have to do is answer what they won’t do and why

HFBK University of Fine Arts in Hamburg, Germany, is offering three people a $US1,900 scholarship if they can come up with a good reason to do nothing. The university’s “Scholarships for Doing Nothing” program was announced on August 25, and submissions are open until September 15. Applicants must answer four […]
A German university is awarding $1,900 scholarships for ‘doing nothing,’ and all applicants have to do is answer what they won’t do and why
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12 things everyone gets wrong about Germany

Oktoberfest in Munich is well underway, so it’s a good time to get a few misconceptions about Germany out of the way for anyone planning on going. For all intents and purposes, consider me German. I can hear my Austrian family’s sharp intake of breath from across the Atlantic, but […]
12 things everyone gets wrong about Germany