50th Anniversary Celebration

It’s time for us to get together again! Tempe Sister Cities is celebrating 50 years of “Bringing the World Together – One Friendship at a Time” by having a big party.  The Gala will be a fabulous opportunity to reconnect and share your TSC memories with delegates from our student, educator, and professional exchange programs, […]

Domspatzen German Boys Choir Visits Grand Canyon 2014

One of Tempe’s nine sister cities is Regensburg, Germany, at the confluence of the Danube and Regen rivers in Bavaria. And one of the prides of Regensburg—along with having Tempe, Ariz., for a sister city—is the Regensburger Domspatzen, the boys choir of Regensburg Cathedral. The boys of the Domspatzen could perhaps be considered nephews of […]

Tempe Educators in New Zealand Summer 2013

It truly is a joy to relive once again this past summer and fall. Jill Osborne, Katy McGill, and I (Mary Bosen) were honored to travel to beautiful Lower Hutt, New Zealand as the Teacher’s Exchange Delegates for 2013. Katy was hosted by a delightful young teacher couple, Kelly and Rihania Chadwick, both 4/5grade teachers.

Regensburger Domspatzen (Regensburg Cathedral Choir)-Coming To Tempe

Tempe Sister Cities will be hosting The Regensburger Domspatzen (Regensburg Cathedral Choir).  The world-famous boys choir plays a very important role in the cultural life of Regensburg. They have been called the “Singing Ambassadors of the city”.  The Domspatzen will visit Tempe April 22-26, 2014 and will be performing at Tempe Center for the Arts […]

Tempe Sister Cities 2013 Year In Review

2013 has been a busy year for Tempe Sister Cities Members and all of our hardworking volunteers, so we thought it important to recap some of our top newsletter stories of the past year.  We hope you will check our web site often as we continue to celebrate our Tempe Sister Cities and Hackett House […]

A Memorable Journey to Macedonia by Violetta (Bektesh) Armour

Call it Serendipity or fate but whatever it is, sometimes life has a way of coming full circle in a wonderful way. My recent trip to Macedonia and search for my ancestors was successful thanks to many chance encounters and to helpful people along the way. And Tempe Sister Cities played a big role in […]

2013 Making A World of Difference

You’re Invited to Tempe Sister Cities Seventh Annual “Making A World Of Difference” Awards Ceremony and Banquet Presented by…Wells Fargo The 2013 honorees have been chosen.  Plan now to attend the  Awards Ceremony and Banquet to hear their amazing stories on Thursday, October 10, Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 West Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, […]

Sister Cities International Conference: San Antonio 2013

The annual SCI Conference held in San Antonio this year was especially meaningful for the group of seven from Tempe that attended. This year Tempe was honored with the BEST SISTER CITY PROGRAM IN AMERICA. Tempe has been recognized six times for this award. President Dick Neuheisel accepted this award on behalf of the entire […]

Tempe Delegates In Regensburg

Every year all the Tempe delegates upon their return think that the country they visit was by far the best and that their experience was the most impactful. I wish I could say that the eight delegates traveling to Germany are different, but in truth we too think our experience by far has to be […]

Dawn Milovich Visits Beaulieu-sur-Mer on TSC Educator Exchange 2013

I had the privilege to be an educator exchange delegate this summer in Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France. Daniel, Isabelle and Camille Hoessly were superb hosts and took me to places I would most likely never see as a tourist. My exchange with Isabelle was unique as it was the first for Beaulieu. I was able to visit […]

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