It is okay for freshman students to be uncertain and even a little intimidated by their new life span. They will encounter a lot of different things, like managing a work-life balance between school, friends, family, jobs and responsibilities. Today’s guests are both students and they will give us an insight into how they manage to keep this balance.
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The German Studentenwerk, a national student union funded by the government, is currently asking students to partake in a social survey about student life. In order to promote their survey, the Studentenwerk took to the streets of Berlin and asked pedestrians what they thought of students and their everyday lives. Some answers were: “they sleep a lot”, “they drink a lot and are basically freeloaders”, “partying”, “They enjoy their lives to the fullest”, “There are too many students in my opinion and not enough people who do real work”.
The question we would like to pose today: Is that really our reality? Or does student life look different to us?
No student wants to spend his or her whole free time studying. But what is the other side of a student’s life? In this podcast we explain one of the most used amusements for German students, an app called “Jodel”.
Have you ever been asked for a killer or maybe lost your religion at the Citizens Advice Bureau? What’s that all about, you wonder? Listen in to our newest episode in which we talk about our experiences as students abroad to find out!