Saturday, September 7th – Excursion to the City of Nürnberg
|You shall have the unique opportunity to participate in an excursion by bus to one of Germany’s most attractive historic locations: the city of Nürnberg – the richest and most important town in the middle ages in the German Empire. We shall have a conducted tour through the town and afterwards there is time to stroll around on your own.
Responsible: Hildegard Henseler and Walter Knauß
In order to register, please download the registration form, fill it in and send it to the address Mrs. Monika Bader.
Saturday, October 26th 2019
Excursion to the historical town of Nördlingen
|We plan to visit the historical town of Nördlingen, and have a conducted tour through the town and in the famous „Rieskrater Museum„.
Responsible: Ulrich Petri
Details of program: will be published here at the beginning of October
Recently realized events
Saturday, July 13th – Excursion to Ammersee and Abbey Andechs
Responsible: Margret Zender, Petra Wieland and Annette Schmidt
Details of program – invitation: 2019-07-13_Andechs_Inv
Link to Andechs Abbey : Andechs Abbey
We travelled by train to Utting beside the lake Ammersee in Bavaria, there took a boat to the other side of the lake and then walked to our final destination Abbey Andechs.
We’ll had a look around and visited the abbey Biergarten .
Saturday, June 22nd – Excursion to Zwiefalten
Responsible: Erla Spatz-Zöllner and Rüdiger Miksch
Details of program – invitation: 2019-06-22_Zwiefalten_inv
Link to Zwiefalten: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zwiefalten
Saturday, April 27th – Excursion to Bad Urach
|We drove to Bad Urach by private cars, had a walk to the waterfall, continued toe the ruins of former Hohenurach castle. The tour ended with a sightseeing tour in the city of Bad Urach.
Responsible: Erla Spatz
Details of program – invitation: 2019-04-27_Bad-Urach_Inv
Link to Bad Urach
Pictures, taken at the excursion, to enlarge, please click on the thumbs! All pictures © E. Miksch
Saturday, 6th of April 2019 – Excursion to Black Forest
with a walking tour around the Titisee and on the Feldberg
|We had a bus to bring us to the black forest, walked around the picturesque Titisee and continued our journey passing the Feldberg, the highest mountain of Baden-Württemberg (1500m). Further we travelled to St.Blasien. There we visit the church, a masterpiece of architecture, 200 years old and one of the largest cathedrals in northern Europe.
Responsible: Walter Knauß, Marga Herrmann, Hildegard Henseler
Saturday, February 9th 2019 – Excursion to Obersdorf and Breitachklamm
|We made a walking tour the around Oberstdorf in the wintry Alps .
The highlight was a hiking trip through a gorge (narrow canyon) called Breitachklamm,
The Breitach is a small creek flowing in a deep valley of up to 50 meters depth and with rocks rising up on the right and left side. The water from the surface is frozen and forms majestic icecicles. We walked on a path on the right or left side of the creek, which is secured by railings. The total length of walking tour was around 7 km, thereof the tour along the gorge 2 km.Responsible: Petra WielandDetails of program – invitation: 2019-02-09_Breitachklamm_InvLink to Breitachklamm
Pictures, from the excursion. In order to enlarge, please click on the thumbs!
Saturday, December 15th 2018 – Christmas-Market in Bad Wimpfen
Wednesday, December 5th 2018 – Christmas-Party
|As every year, we organized a Christmas-Party. We celebrate an authentic German Advent, with Glühwein, food, pastries and drinks, reading Christmas stories, singing some Christmas songs and talking about Christmas celebrations in different countries.
Details of program: 2018-12-05_Christmas_inv
Periodical Meetings of the ASSIST-Team –
next date is September 19th 2019 at 14:30 h
The Senior Consultants meet once a month – generally on the 3rd Thursday of each month – to discuss upcoming topics like joint events, excursions or workshops, evolution of tasks and functions, adopting of strategies, matters of organisation, feedback to the members of ASSIST and the University of Ulm, etc.
The meetings take place in:
Generationentreff Ulm/Neu-Ulm – Ochsenhäuser Hof, 1st floor at 14:30 h
Address: Grüner Hof 5, 89073 Ulm
Further dates will be:
18/07/2019, 19/09/2019, 17/10/2019, 21/11/2019, 12/12/2019
How do I get informations about the activities of ASSIST
All members of ASSIST will get a detailed invitation-letter by email for each event.
In many cases a registration at the respective organiser is necessary.
To become a member at ASSIST please contact the coordinator Rüdiger Miksch rmiksch(at)t-online.de for registration.
Proposals for additional excursions are most welcome. Students and senior consultants are asked to send them to Rüdiger Miksch.
Reports and pictures from passed events
see „Past activities in the overhead menue“