Welcome Back!

Program Meeting – September 2017

First Fall Meeting – Wednesday, September 20 at 18:30

It’s our Welcome Back meeting!  We hope everyone had a lovely summer.  We look forward to seeing our fellow members and welcoming guests.

September marks the beginning of a new academic year – and the beginning of a new year in our club calendar. As is our custom, we have no formal speaker this month.

The evening will feature a special surprise, regular announcements, and plenty of time to meet new members and catch up with old members we haven’t seen all summer.

For more information, please contact our club president at:


Our BISS Walking Tour

Program Meeting June 2017

A small group of members took part on the BISS walking tour last weekend,  which proved to be fascinating to say the least, says one member. Sadly the tour took place during the school break preventing many members from attending. Below a few pictures taken at Ost-Friedhof on St. Martins Strasse.


Club Elections

Program Meeting – May 2017

The May Program Meeting is a closed event, which is open to members only due to our yearly club elections. There will be no speaker. 

For more information about joining AAUPW or attending a future meeting, please contact our club president at:


“What Makes a Good Life?” a TED Talk

Program Meeting – April 2017

Wednesday, April 19th at 6:30 PM

The topic of our April meeting is  “What Makes a Good Life? Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness,” a TED talk by Harvard researcher Dr. Robert Waldinger, director of the Center for Psychodynamic Therapy and Research at Massachusetts General Hospital, and director of the Harvard Study of Adult Development, a 75-year-long study on the lives of 724 adult men.

Dr. Waldinger is the fourth Director of the study, which is now following their wives (who said it’s about time!) and over 2000 children. The study has looked at the work, home lives (including intimate conversations with their wives) and health (including medical records) of a split group of men from one of Boston’s poorest neighborhoods and Harvard Sophomores.

For more information, please contact our club president at:


Women’s March

Program Meeting – February 2017

Womens March FlyerAt this month’s meeting, we will hear from a fellow member who will talk to us about her experiences at the Women’s March in Washington on Jan. 21, 2017. She took part with her mother, who has been involved in the women’s rights movement for years. ” DC was amazing and I cannot wait to tell you all about it! It was such a tremendous experience.”

Here in Munich we also had a fabulous turnout with 25 AAUPW members who marched Saturday and have their own experiences of this historic event to share as well. Afterwards, there will be ample time to see where the discussion leads us.

For more information, please contact our club president at:


American Citizen Services Department

Program Meeting – January 2017

Please join us on January 18th at 6:30pm for a very informative evening with US State Department Vice Consul – Devin Cahill. Ms. Cahill will offer us an inside look into what happens in the American Consulate in Munich in terms of the American Citizen Services Department. This will be a great opportunity for you to ask any questions that you should have about being an American Citizen living abroad.

Ms. Devin Cahill is the American Citizen Services (ACS) Chief at the U.S. Consulate in Munich, Germany, where she is posted for two years. Her first tour was in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico where she worked in Non-Immigrant Visas, Immigrant Visas and American Citizen Services (ACS).

Ms. Cahill has a BA from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and an MA from the Institute of Development Policy & Management at the University of Antwerp in Belgium. She is originally from Chicago, Illinois.

For more information, please contact our club president at: