Interning at the Commissioner for Foreigners in Thuringia

Governmental administration is renowned for two things: excessive coffee drinking and the phrase “Audits! Look busy!” Having spent my last six weeks within the Commissioner for Foreigners in Thuringia, which fits into the Ministry for Social, Family and Health Affairs, … Continued

Researching at Peace Research Institute Frankfurt

I recently spent a month and a half at the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), one of Europe’s largest think tanks for peace and conflict studies, for the primary purpose of doing empirical research for my master’s thesis. As I … Continued

Brandt School project group focuses on the politics of memory in the city of Erfurt

As a part of one of the project groups, in which every student participates in the third semester of study, seven Brandt School students worked with local organizers, activists, historians, and politicians studying the effects of Germany’s complicated history and … Continued