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Festival of Freedom - Fest der Freiheit - Nov. 14 - Nov. 21, 2011

November 11, 2011

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    Free your mind and celebrate Germany's Reunification with us.
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    For 28 years, a nearly insurmountable barrier kept people from fleeing East Germany. November 9, 1989 saw the fall of the Wall that divided Germany.

Miller Hall

Festival of Freedom - Fest der Freiheit

November 14 - November 21, 2011
 
Free your mind, express yourself and celebrate Germany’s Reunification with us!  Explore German culture!

 

Tuesday, Nov. 15th at 7:30 pm, Mill 104

Screening of “WALLED IN

 Impressive documentary about the history of the Wall, from its construction to its fall, concise, with historical images and witness account.


Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 5:30 pm, Field’s Dining Room

Dinner special:  German’s favorite schnitzel


Friday, Nov. 18th, 2:30 - 4 pm

“Let the World know….”
Write a card with a personal note, a wish, your thoughts for a better world, freedom,…and let them fly high in the sky (helium balloons provided by German Club)

 

Saturday, Nov. 19th and Sunday, Nov. 20th, any time.  Templeton Foyer

German Club is providing art supplies for students so they can leave creative statements on the Wall.


Monday, Nov. 21st, from 6 pm to 7:30 pm, Templeton Foyer

Final event:  Festival of Freedom

Berlin Wall Art Exhibit

1.  Opening speech with Therese Augst, Assist. Professor of German

2.  Art Contest (winner will receive $10 coupon for Fred Meyer’s)

3. Tearing down with students

4. German music, buffet, get-together

 

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