Category: North and Central America

USA Geography

USA Geography

According to getzipcodes, the USA borders Canada to the north and Mexico to the south. Outside the contiguous state territory in southern North America are the states of Alaska and Hawaii. The east-west extension...

Broadway (New York Avenue)

Broadway (New York Avenue)

Broadway. Broadway Avenue is, along with Fifth Avenue, the most famous street in Manhattan. It is characterized by crossing Times Square, and as a reference point for 43 theaters that make up the “Broadway...

Cities and Places in Cuba

Cities and Places in Cuba

Valle de Viñales In the west of Cuba is the famous tobacco growing region of Cuba – Viñales. The area around the town of the same name is famous for its “mogotes”, rugged, steep...

Sweden Business

Sweden Business

Energy industry Sweden has no significant oil and coal reserves; Oil, coal and natural gas have to be imported. The energy sources biomass, wind and water power, which make up around 40% of the...

Saint Marys University Student Review

Saint Marys University Student Review

In the summer of 2009, I had the opportunity to do a short semester abroad during my bachelor’s degree at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich. During my online research I...

Saint Marys University 5

Saint Marys University Student Review

Planning Since my degree program (International Cultural and Business Studies) includes a semester abroad, it was clear to me from the start that I would spend my fifth semester abroad. Despite the large number...

united states population - fertility rate

USA Overview

Among the industrialized countries, the USA is Germany’s most important partner in scientific and technological cooperation. A wealth of initiatives, mobility funding for thousands of students and researchers and a traditionally intensive exchange of...

mexico population - fertility rate

Mexico Overview

As a large dynamic emerging country with almost 130 million residents, Mexico is continuing to expand its education, research and innovation system. With Germany, the cooperation extends over a wide range from vocational training...

canada population - fertility rate

Canada Overview

Canada is an increasingly important partner in education and research collaboration among developed countries. Topics of common interest here are above all energy, medical research, bio- and nanotechnology as well as environmental and Arctic...