Culture, history and (cleaner) production

There is one of the largest remaining continuous floodplain forests in central Europe – and that’s surprisingly within an urban setting – the city also hosts the second oldest university of Germany (funded in 1409) and was domain to world famous artists like Johann Sebastian Bach and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, where the ladder was not only a student of the university, but also called the city his “Little Paris” … Leipzig.

The SC-73 course visited the city to get some insights in recent German history in the Forum for Contemporary History in the exhibition “Division and Unity, Dictatorship and Resistance”.

In the afternoon the group had a look into large scale car manufacturing at the BMW production site in Leipzig and according sustainability measures.

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2 thoughts on “Culture, history and (cleaner) production”

  1. Thank you Dr. Andre.
    With this post, you have called back to mind my beautiful memories of Leipzig. I know you deeply love your ‘cool’ home city too. I remember us at the statue of Bach! I love history and Leipzig too 🙂 . Thanks and blessings to the CIPSEM family.

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