Author Sophia Nissler

Sohpia Nissler

Sophia Nissler ‘21 is an Arab studies and history major from the Chapel Hill, North Carolina, area. She is currently interning at a refugee services organization in Halle (Saale), Germany.

Dean Rusk Dresden, Germany

Friday, I arrived in Dresden bright and early, ready to check items off of my bucket list. I immediately took a historical tour of the Altstadt and learned about the history of the Frauenkirche, various buildings and monuments, seemingly random streets, the tales of knights and kings, and post-WWII reconstruction…