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Ana Beatriz Ribeiro

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Ana Beatriz Ribeiro
A Global Studies doctoral degree holder and former newspaper reporter, avid eater, pseudo-philosopher and poet, occasion-propelled singer, semi-professional socializer, movie addict, Brazilian-American nomad. In this space, she will share some of her experiences and (mis)adventures regarding various topics, with special attention to social issues.

“Why do you need money for this?”

in Community/Help/LEIPGLO
Money needed for leipglo team
Part of the LeipGlo Team in September 2019. Many have had to move on for lack of funds. Photo: Justina Smile Photography

LeipGlo.com turns 5 in the middle of the Covid-19 crisis and, like others, is in dire need of financial help to continue on. Staying true to our mission, we’re using our own survival campaign to create a resource database to connect and help the community.

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7 tips for staying sane during the coronavirus crisis

in Community/Lifestyle/Philosophies
Coronavirus
Public domain image.

What can we do to feel better and saner right now as we contend with the scourge of coronavirus? Here are a few thoughts and common-sense tips.

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Lancaster University campus now open in Leipzig

in Community/Glocal/My Leipzig
Lancaster University
Photo credit: LU Leipzig

Britain’s Lancaster University chose Leipzig for its first branch in mainland Europe. Applications are now open for its bachelor’s degree programs in accounting & finance, business management, computer science, and software engineering.

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Death of a childhood friend, one year on

in Philosophies
death of a friend
Photo: Pixabay

“I’ve become desperate to simply go about my life without needing an explanation, to be fine realizing it’s impossible to know what’s next.”

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NYE 2019: 20s party at Leipzig Felsenkeller

in Culture / Entertainment/Party
NYE 2019 party at Felsenkeller: Babylon
Photo by Patrick Reichboth on Unsplash

If you don’t yet have fixed plans for tonight, maybe see you there! If not, there’s an extensive list of other parties to go to in town…

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Christmas markets in Leipzig in 2019

in Fairs/Leipzig/Outdoors/What's on
Christmas markets
Leipziger Weihnachtsmarkt. Public domain photo

Can’t get enough of the joyful season we’ve just entered? Get ready to merrily go ’round Leipzig’s various Christmas markets with this handy list of offers and locations.

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