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Wundercurves: breaking tech’s glass ceiling

in Business/Leipzig tips
Cover shot: Friends and Wundercurves co-founders Tiffany La (left) and Christiane Seitz. (Photo: wundercurves.de)

Unlike most other local startups, Wundercurves’s team of about 15 is half female, including two of the founders. On top of that, they proudly wear their curves and have built their company mission around helping other women feel the same way.

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A voice in the ‘keller: Leipzig & Oi!

in Concerts/Leipzig tips/Music/My Leipzig
What do Oi! and punk music mean to Leipzigers? Our music writer shares his experience and insights attending a festival this month. (Photo: public domain)
What do Oi! and punk music mean to Leipzigers? Our music writer shares his experience and insights attending a festival this month. (Photo: public domain)

“Any genre of music named after a one-syllable grunt is not trying to be clever. The objective of Oi! is purely visceral, to be a soundtrack to a pressure release.”

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Finding home with the Armenian community

in Community/Glocal/Leipzig tips
Wedding photo of Gabriel at the Temple of Garni, Armenia. (Photo courtesy of Gabriel Armas-Cardona)
Wedding photo of Gabriel at the Temple of Garni, Armenia. (Photo courtesy of Gabriel Armas-Cardona)

Moving to Germany the middle of last year was a shock, even as an American who has lived abroad for a while. So when our guest author arrived, he reached out to a community he could connect to: the Armenians. Read his interview with the head of the community in Leipzig, and find out more about its roots and local activities.

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Got Game: reviving tennis in Leipzig

in Leipzig tips/My Leipzig/Sports
©Tennisschule und Akademie Mitteldeutschland
©Tennisschule und Akademie Mitteldeutschland

What used to be a typical activity, with people crowding tennis courts on weekends and evenings, has now turned into a much more invisible phenomenon.

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6 things I miss about living in Leipzig

in Cityscapes/Leipzig tips/My Leipzig
Leipzig park. Public domain photo
Leipzig park. Public domain photo

A former Irish resident of Leipzig talks about why the city won her over.

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El alma inquieta de una iglesia

in History/Leipzig/Leipzig tips
La Iglesia Pauliner renace.
La Iglesia Pauliner renace.

La Paulinerkirche: entre explosiones, pausas y nuevas visiones. Our first article in Spanish. To be more representative of our readership, we’re looking to run articles in different languages from time to time.

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