Nov 20, 2015 - SoGerman Team
Early on in our relationship I had to constantly ask him if he was okay – because for my Canadian standards if he was not smiling, he was not happy,” Roxanne Neujahr says. She and her German husband Dieter Neujahr lived in Munich, Germany, for the past 13 years and recently moved to Canada with their two children. We met them in Ottawa to talk about the differences between German and Canadian culture and to look behind clichés – always with twinkle in the eye.
Dec 12, 2017 - Marianne Blomberg for SoGerman
What came first, the plan to go to Germany or the job offer?
A bit of both. I was invited to Germany to help with a friend’s restaurant project. At the [...]VIEW STORY
Nov 17, 2017 - Amen Ben Ahmouda for SoGerman
Before an exchange, the University of Ottawa offers a mandatory culture workshop to its students going abroad… I remember sitting at the 8 a.m. workshop while the presenter w [...]VIEW STORY