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.

DCI: a new start after oppression or lack of prospects

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They escaped from persecution and violence in Turkey and Syria, and from a career dead-end in Central Europe, into eventually finding a brighter, more promising path in programming via Digital Career Institute (@DevugeesOrg) in Leipzig.

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Spreadshirt: global mind, local heart

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Head of recruiting attributes job fair exhibitor Spreadshirt's success especially to its diversity - 33 nationalities at its Leipzig headquarters, with English (rather than German) as the working language.

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Performers get more daring at Cocktail Open Mic

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Continuing a current trend at our Cocktail Open Mic, the September evening's headliner was German burlesque queen Mama Ulita; she enchanted the audience like a snake charmer and will bring reinforcements for the November 8th edition. 

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Dependency captured in a poetic & tragic 10 minutes

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DRC is seen as one of the world's worst basket cases. In an animated short presented at DOK Leipzig, filmmakers from both the former colony and its European metropole brilliantly illustrate what dependency means for the African country, and our role in it.

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When your bullies become right-wing reactionaries

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Suddenly, it all makes sense.

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More than 20 exhibitors expected at LeipGlo Job Fair

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Check out our exciting roster of job fair exhibitors so far - and some of their open positions!

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