"AFTER A CUT, I DECIDED TO GO MY OWN WAY."

The company founder Roger Lufuta Kayoko studied media design in Wuppertal.
He finally recognises the problem in himself. "You have to take a leap of faith." Read more...

"IT IS VERY DIFFICULT TO FIND VOLUNTEERS THESE DAYS."

The Wuppertal economist heads the German Red Cross in Solingen. "We have about 150 permanent employees and about 400 volunteers at the Red Cross." Read more...

"WHETHER YOU CALL IT SOLIDARITY OR SIMPLY LOVE OF NEIGHBOURHOOD: IN THE CAUSE OF THIS PANDEMIC, EVERY HELPING HAND IS NEEDED."

Marina Bier develops safe action aids for spontaneous volunteers. "In our project, we try to show spontaneous volunteers, through knowledge, how to behave properly." Read more...

"GAMING IS A KIND OF ART AND RELAXATION THAT MAY BE CONSIDERED AS ADULT."

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Gregory Janiczek studied information technology at the University of Wuppertal. He now works at Ubisoft, the leading provider of computer and video games, in Düsseldorf. Read more...

"LEARNING THAT I AM RESPONSIBLE FOR MYSELF IS WHAT HAS TAKEN ME THE FURTHEST."

Konstantin Garbe, a 24-year-old from Wuppertal, completed his bachelor's degree in economics. He now works for the Düsseldorf-based software developer Cognigy. Read more...

"IT WAS DEFINITELY THE RIGHT DECISION. I AM VERY HAPPY THAT I AM ABLE TO STUDY."

Nina Blume is studying health economics and health management at the University of Wuppertal. She is studying without completing her A-levels, but after completing her training as a medical-technical laboratory assistant. Read more...

"SECURITY TECHNOLOGY OFFERS A COMPLETE PACKAGE. IN IT EVERYTHING IS INCLUDED."

Oliver Tittmann studied safety engineering. He has been the Chief Fire Officer of the Duisburg Fire Department since 2015. Read more...

"YOU CAN ALSO TAKE OTHER PATHS AFTER YOUR STUDIES."

The authorised representative of the Wuppertal Junior Uni for the Bergisch Land, Dr Annika Spathmann, studied physics at the University of Wuppertal. Read more...

"THE STEP INTO SELF-EMPLOYMENT IS NOT THAT DIFFICULT."

Wuppertal graphic designer Andrea Voß-Acker has never regretted founding her own company.
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"I NEVER THOUGHT I WOULD BE SO WELL TRAINED FOR THIS JOB."

Lea-Maria Anger studied German and history and now works as a content manager at Babtec Informationssysteme GmbH. Read more...

„DAT LOWISKEN THIEL MAKT NICH BLOSS SCHOOL, DIE LIÄHRT FÜR`T LEWEN"

A graduate of the pedagogical college and guest student at the University of Wuppertal remembers herself. Read more...

"I THOUGHT NOTHING COULD BE MORE ADVENTUROUS THAN STUDYING IN GERMANY."

The Iranian Master's student Mohammadreza Firoozeh and the subject information technology at the University of Wuppertal. Read more...

"I WANT TO DO EXACTLY WHAT MY COMPETENT PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS DID FOR ME."

Katharina Schumacher, a graduate of the University of Wuppertal, enthusiastically teaches at a Düsseldorf primary school. Read more...

"HERE, I CAN LIVE OUT MY PASSION FOR DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH AMONG LIKE-MINDED PEOPLE".

Tobias Gerbracht, the two-time winner of the national competition Jugend forscht and lecturer at the Junior University, studies industrial design. Read more...

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