Our DKG Treasurer on Ahorn TV + our new WSP well arrived in Canada!

Our treasurer, Udo Voigländer, gave an interview to Ahorn TV and spoke about the DKG’s student’s exchange program. Read and hear it all here: http://ahorntv.com/ 50. Jahrgang WSP-Work & Travel ...

The Canadian way of life – 50 years of work and travel program!

50 years of work and travel program….this is what the participants experienced… Festschrift_DKG_2014-1.pdf 2  (in German and English) Tags: feature

The work and travel program of the DKG – an experience for life!

One focus of our work is the promotion of youth activities.   In cooperation with the Canadian Embassy in Berlin and many long-standing partners in Canada,  we have been organizing a ...

Tim Hortons taken over by Burger King

The Canadian food chain restaurant Tim Hortons is taken over by Burger ...

They did it again!

Definitely a great year for German football!  This time the ladies got ...

“HitchBOT” traveled successfully across Canada!

A couple weeks ago we talked about the robot traveling across Canada… ...

German-Canadian evening in Berlin: Canadian Summer School in Germany (CSSG) meets DKG

On Mai 22nd 2014, 50 Canadian students from the Summer School in Germany (CSSG) met with the DKG at the “Vagabund Brauerei” in Berlin-Wedding. The CSSG program has been organising summer stays since 1973 for Canadians studying German in Kassel,  where participants can complete six weeks of full semester courses in German language at different [...]

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German frequency regulator functionning well in Canadian wind farm

Pls see the details on the German page, thank you! Tags: subfeature

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Two large German dance and performance art festivals open with Canadian productions

The Canadian pianist and composer, Chilly Gonzales will open the Summer Festival Kampnagel in Hamburg on August 6th and the festival “Tanz im August” in Berlin will be opened with the new production of Daniel Léveillé. Pls read the details on the German page, thank you! Or visit: http://www.kampnagel.de/de/festivals/ http://www.tanzimaugust.de/ Tags: subfeature

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The program “Achieving Excellence” comes in second round

More than 100 million euros are invested by the Canadian province of Ontario in the second round of a funding program with the name “Achieving Excellence”. The program aims to facilitate students of Ontario to start a career.  Theory and practice should be more interlinked on a period of three years. Model for the program, [...]

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Canadian is fittest woman on earth

Camille Leblanc-Bazinet won the Crossfit games in California and so became the fittest woman on earth. Crossfit is a fitness method training that combines both strenght and condition training. Read more about it here. Tags: subfeature

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New Consul General in Toronto

Very interesting interview of Ahorn TV with the new Consul General in Toronto, Mr Stechel and his wife. See it here. (in German) Tags: subfeature

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Soccer World Championship Women U-20 in Canada

Should you miss soccer already, you don’t need to wait any much longer. The Soccer World Championship, women under 20 will take place from August 5th to August 24th 2014 in Canada. You can follow the games in German TV here. All the best for Germany and this time…for Canada as well! Tags: subfeature

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Summer Camps…for adults

Should you be somewhat jealous of your kids going to Summer Camp, here is something for you: “Best Summer Camps for grown ups in Canada” art, sports…and much more http://www.readersdigest.ca/travel/canada/canada-s-10-best-summer-camps-grown-ups/?id=10 Here some more “summer news” for you: Vancouver Musical-Theatre is turning 20 http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2014/07/21/vancouver-musical-theatre-camp-perry-ehrlich_n_5596238.html Best waterside spots in Canada http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2014/07/15/best-waterside-vacation-spots_n_5578055.html Funny town names in Canada http://www.readersdigest.ca/travel/canada/50-weird-and-wonderful-town-names-across-canada No tags [...]

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Seven-year-old Canadian finances his best friend’s operation

Pls see the details on the German page or read in English here: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/when-life-hands-you-lemons-boy-sells-lemonade-to-raise-funds-for-friend-s-surgery-1.1902102 Tags: subfeature

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Young Metis paddle on historic fur trade route in Ontario

Pls see the details on the German page or read in English here: http://www.cbc.ca/m/touch/canada/ottawa/story/1.2696173 http://www.metisnation.org/news–media/news/metis-youth-start-2000-km-canoe-trek-in-ottawa Tags: subfeature

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