Joint MA in Intercultural German Studies

Where and what did you study before you came to Germanic and Slavic Studies at University of Waterloo?Nadja Schuhmacher

I studied Business administration and German language at University of Mannheim in Germany, and received my B.A. in 2018.

What are your interests in German Studies?

Im interested in German literatureĀ  and transcultural studies.

Why did you choose University of Waterloo?

I fell in love with the program first. That was the reason for me to go to Waterloo. With the university it was love at second sight.

Why did you choose this program?

Because it combines everything I love. German language and intercultural experiences mixed with snow.

Do you already know what you want to write your thesis on?


As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

I wanted to be an author.

What is something people wouldn't guess about you?

I am probably the shyest person on earth. I always overcome my shyness because I love to talk. So there is no other possibility other than socialise :D.

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