US Embassy Election Project Received National “Piepho” Award 2013

Photo of 2012 U.S. Embassy School Election Project
2012 U.S. Embassy School Election Project

The US Embassy Election Project 2012, a joint project of Leuphana University Lüneburg, eXplorarium Life e.V. Berlin, LISUM Berlin-Brandenburg and the US Embassy and its consulates, received the prestigious Hans-Eberhard Piepho Award  2013 for innovative teaching.  The award was presented at the annual conference of the German Association for Research and Foreign Languages in Augsburg on September 26, 2013. More than 1,700 students and teachers had participated in this project in the fall of 2012 and predicted almost to the point the results of the Presidential elections.