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Famed Sommerschule

Students in West Texas, attending Texas Tech University, experienced the very good fortune of participating in German summer study abroad programs. Through the fascinating relationships built with Germans and German families in Wust, the village's unique combination of assets provided not only a splendid setting for immersion in the German language, but unforgettable connections with Wust's residents.

Read more about the Wust Program in the summer 1995 edition of Umlaut.

Extended Connections

The relationship with Wust, Germany, has grown connections that go well beyond the venerable Sommerschule:

Students From Germany Research Lifelong Learning at TTU Through Unique Connection

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Haven for Learning

The beautiful village of Wust is located in northern Germany, in Saxony-Anhalt. It and its neighbor, the town of Tangermünde, figure prominently in the forested and wooded region both in their amazing history, but also in modern day connections to Texans.

Church in Village of Wust