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Waffle Sale at University Constance

After coming back from winter break the IstKon Konstanz Team met up on the 15th of January 2020 to hold a waffle sale in the main entrance of the university! We wanted to engage with university staff from different departments, inform them about our upcoming exchange and raise money for it. Baking the waffles Every … Continue reading Waffle Sale at University Constance

IstKon 2020 – First Konstanz Team Meeting

After running through a long application process and setting up working groups the whole Konstanz Team finally got the chance to meet up on the 4th of December 2019 in the Jugendzentrum. The main focus of the first general team meeting was getting to know the project, the people and being introduced to Istanbul and … Continue reading IstKon 2020 – First Konstanz Team Meeting

What a week – Closing Ceremony and Culture Night

by Serra Morgil What a week it has been. After 7 days of intercultural exchange, inspiring academic topics, lots of fun and joy the last day of IstKon 2019 arrived while having a crying and a laughing eye: Sad seeing the week coming to an end and not being able to see the new friends … Continue reading What a week – Closing Ceremony and Culture Night

Academic Day 3 – Populism and Art Night

by Serra Morgil Although everyone knew that with the last academic day IstKon would also be over soon everybody was still very energetic, curious and very willing to debate about populism during the last academic day. The day started with the presentation of Dr. Nihan Toprakkiran, a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Chair of International Relations … Continue reading Academic Day 3 – Populism and Art Night

Great panelists, cool activities and Iftar in the Konstanz Mosque

by Serra Morgil A major study analysing speeches of leaders from 40 countries over two decades shows a surge in populism. This reveals how hot the issue of populism is nowadays. It was unthinkable that such a hot topic was not discussed during IstKon where bright and critical thinkers meet. In the third day of … Continue reading Great panelists, cool activities and Iftar in the Konstanz Mosque