GIC News Archive
Aug 10, 2016
German researchers from Potsdam have taken GPS tracking data from bike-share organizations in Berlin, New York and London to create an interactive installation with visual images of the flow of bikes in the three cities. The cf. city flows exhibition allows researchers to analyze and compare bike-sharing systems in the three cities.
Installation Showcases Bike-Share Traffic
May 18, 2016
Carol Kleinmann traveled from a Washington, D.C. suburb to a small German town to lay six Stolpersteine ("stumbling stones") in honor of family members that were victims of the Nazi regime. Her granddaughter accompanied her on the emotional journey to Koblenz.
Apr 5, 2016
How do Americans view Germany and its role in Europe? How have these perceptions changed in recent years? Have domestic politics in the United States impacted these views? Our MAGID Study answers these questions and more!
American Perceptions of Germany
Mar 4, 2016
Our monthly Spotlight Series highlights Germans, German-Americans and Americans with a German connection who have made a difference in their communities or have an interesting story to tell.
Feb 3, 2016
For ten years, Oliver Baumann has lived in the United States, advising companies and institutions how to make their buildings more sustainable and energy efficient. In just a decade, the German-born CEO transformed his company from a one-man show to a multimillion dollar firm with 25 employees in four locations.