Waldsee Blog

Welcome to the blog for Waldsee, the German Language Village. To view photos from our summer sessions, please visit our Flickr page.



Profiles of Former Villagers: Working for the Environment

Published: April 24, 2017

Waldsee’s former villagers go on to do exciting things with their Deutsch. Peter, a two-year villager and ten-year staff member, tells us how Waldsee and the Grüne Welle program have led him to a career working for the environment.

Profiles of Former Villagers: Working in STEM

Published: April 17, 2017

Waldsee’s former villagers go on to do exciting things with their Deutsch. Erich, a 6-year villager, tells us how Waldsee has helped his career in STEM.

Advice for First Time Campers from a Nine Year Villager

Published: April 10, 2017

​Whether it’s your first time at Waldsee or your ninth, it’s always an exciting experience. For first time villagers it can be a little bit more daunting, though - that’s why nine year villager Anika is here to give you some advice

Waldsee in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Published: November 1, 2016

Read about one of our Waldsee Wochenende (Weekends) in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin!

Grimm VS. Andersen: A Fairy Tale Battle

Published: August 25, 2016

Characters from fairy tales written by the Brothers Grimm and Hans Andersen went head-to-head last night!

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