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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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.

Österreich-Tag! (Austria Day!)

Published: August 23, 2016

Austrian ambassador to the United States Wolfgang Waldner speaks to campers about global citizenship.

​When the Austrian ambassador came to visit Waldsee, there was only one thing to do – celebrate Austria Day!

Not Your Average Sunday: Dodgeball, Gameshows, and Party-Autos!

Published: August 22, 2016

​Yesterday was jam-packed!

Spätzle Meets Spaghetti: Ristorante-Abend!

Published: August 21, 2016

Spaghetti rossi col pramigiano and filetto di manzo were on the menu last night!


Published: August 4, 2015

​Among the programs credit villagers can choose from is something called an AG. What exactly is this, and which ones are being offered this session?

LKT Project: Waldsee wird Hamburg

Published: July 23, 2015

​Today, students from an LKT classroom led a group of villagers around Waldsee, and introduced popular sights of Hamburg to them.

Festival der Farben!

Published: July 21, 2015

​Today we enjoyed all of the events at Waldsee that a traditional German Fest has to offer!


Published: July 5, 2014

All of the Concordia Language Villages got together to celebrate International Day at Waldsee.

Wilkommen in Waldsee und XYZ

Published: July 1, 2014

Waldsee welcomes new T and KT to our village. Our newest villagers get to know each other, and create their own culture to simulate total cultural immersion.

Weltmeisterschaft and Various Performances

Published: June 27, 2014

Waldsee watched the Germany vs. USA World Cup game as well as viewed productions from the theatre and music groups.

Sonntag in Waldsee

Published: June 23, 2014

Waldsee varied the routine on Sunday, playing two games: a human version of Stratego and a very fun simulation!

Waldsee Olympiade

Published: June 13, 2014

Waldsee hosted the Olympic games on Wednesday!