Joint MA in Intercultural German Studies

Philipp Stremlau

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

I studied German and Business at the University of Mannheim, Germany and went on exchange to the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

What are your interests in German Studies?

Discourse Analysis, language innovation and multimodal communication.

Why did you choose University of Waterloo?

The program, the department and the country sounded promising.

Why did you choose this program?

To gain a new perspective on my studies and life.

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

No, but it will most certainly involve some of the interests from above.

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

A pilot.

What is a fun-fact about you? 

I sometimes knot bracelets.

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