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New York – Day 5

Consulate General of Switzerland in New York The Swiss Council André Schaller welcomed connectUS at the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York and talked about his personal success story as well as the duties of the Swiss Consulate in New York City. Furthermore he explained to us how Switzerland is being perceived by Americans as […]

New York – Day 2 & 3

Today we had the chance to explore New York with some sightseeing. First stop was the the Statue of Liberty National Monument on Liberty Island that we reached by ferry. On the way back we went to Ellis Island with its Immigration Museum featuring the Wall of Honor. The second stop we made was at the Empire State […]

New York – Day 1

Today our journey in New York begun with a sunny day! The connectUS delegation had time in the morning to rest from the long journey and explore the city by their own and at 12AM we all met to heading towards the subway station and to the first company visit in Brooklyn. Column Five Column Five […]

San Francisco

Only 3 days left until we are heading to the U.S.! The last city we are going to introduce to you is SAN FRANCISCO and we are really proud of it since it is the first time in the history of connectUS that a project team could manage to bring the delegation to the west coast! San Francisco, with […]


Only 4 days left until we are heading to the U.S.! The next city we would like to introduce you is BOSTON, the second city we are going to visit in the U.S. On the 23 of March we will leave New York City and are heading northeastern towards Boston where some great companies and a […]

New York City

The countdown starts – only 5 days left until we are heading to the U.S.! #excited The first city we are going to visit is NEW YORK therefore we would like to introduce you to the city and give you some insights into our program. New York City is the most popular city in the U.S. and […]

Fifth day of the connectUS 2016 Preparatory Seminar

Joint FRIDAY, 12 FEBRUARY 2016 High-ranking guest speakers and a career fair at the FHNW in Olten! On our last day of the Preparatory Seminar all four International Student Projects came together to participate in the joint Friday. The FHNW International Student Projects Insight China, Focus India, connectUS, and explore asean hosted a career fair for their participants. Students had […]