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Meissen Mayor Visits Timpview

Meissen Mayor Visits Timpview

on May 11 in Language Arts, News by

Olaf Raschke, the Oberbürgermeister of Meissen Germany visited Timpview High School on Friday, May 11.  Mayor Raschke was accompanied by his wife, three members of the Meissen City Council and their spouses, other prominent citizens of Meissen, and Mayor Curtis of Provo City.  The German City of Meissen and Provo City have been sister cities since 2001.  The founder of Bigham Young University, Karl G. Maeser, was born, raised, and educated in Meissen.  Timpview High School maintains a robust exchange with the Franziskaneum Gymnasium in Meissen.  Timpview has completed six successful exchanges with the Franziskaneum.  The visitors from Meissen were given a tour of Timpview High School in German by students from the AP German class.  Timpview’s Philharmonic Orchestra, A Capella Choir, and members of the Percussion Class performed for the group.  All of the Meissen visitors were very impressed by what they saw at the school.

 

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