Germany-Alumni portraits

Julieta Rojo: “I am a Mexican with a Cologne soul”

Julieta Rojo’s life was shaped by Germany from an early age. After attending a German school, she embarked on a degree in medicine at the National Autonomous University (UNAM). Rojo went to the University of Cologne on a scholarship in 1977. Even today, the doctor from Mexico maintains close ties with the country – professionally and personally.

Natalia Freitas: “I can’t imagine life without art”

DAAD alumna Natalia Freitas has made her hobby her career – and with considerable success: she has already worked at the Disney studios and on producing the animated film “Moana”. She got there as a result of having a concrete plan and over ten years of hard work.