Waldsee Blog

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

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Das UFO Spiel!

Published: July 28, 2017

Last night, the KTs (two week villagers) and Ts (one week villagers) played one of our favorite games here at Waldsee: das UFO Spiel (the UFO Game)! At Frühstück (breakfast), Roswitha and Albrecht introduced us to a few Verschwörungstheorien (conspiracy theories), including the idea that the Stammbetreuer (staff counselors) are all Außerirdischen (aliens)! This theme continued throughout the day, and culminated with the Abendprogramm (evening program), where...

Schweizer Tag!

Published: July 27, 2017

Switzerland might be best known for its cheese, chocolate, and mountains. But what else does Switzerland have? Four official languages: German, French, Italian, and Romansh! Although Concordia Language Villages doesn’t have a Romansh village, it does have villages for the other three languages. Once a year, we all come together to celebrate die Schweiz (Switzerland)!

Künstlertag!

Published: July 26, 2017

While Germany may not be associated with artists very often, there are actually a great many artists that come from German-speaking countries. During Künstlertag​ (artists’ day), we celebrated that!