March Seminar: From Hillsboro High School to the German Diplomatic Corps: The Value of Being an International Exchange Student

March 20, 2012
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Hillsboro High School Auditorium
3812 Hillsboro Pike
Nashville, TN

Speaker:  Hans-Ulrich von Schroeter

Dr. Schroeter is Deputy Director of the German Information Center at the German Embassy in Washington, D.C.   In the spring of both 1983 and 1984 he was an exchange student at Hillsboro High School.  Upon graduating from university in Trier, Germany, he did graduate work and language study at the University of Nancy, France and the University Lusiada, Lisbon, Portugal.  He returned to Germany and completed a Doctorate in Law at the University in Osnabruck.  In 1996, Dr. Schroeter joined the German Foreign Service and has served in Germany, Brazil, Angola, and the United States.

This event was jointly organized by the Nashville Cordell Hull Chapter, UNA-USA and the International Baccalaureate Program of Hillsboro High School as a part of the Chapter’s Pencil Partnership.