Places of Interest nearby
- Münster Freiburg
- Freiburg im Breisgau
- International Moss Stock Center
- Protestant University for Applied Sciences Freiburg
- Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics
- Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
- Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics
- University of Freiburg Faculty of Theology
Location address: Deutschland, Freiburg im Breisgau
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The Corps Hubertia Freiburg is a fraternity in Freiburg, Germany. It was founded on October 29, 1868 and is one of 162 German Student Corps in Europe today. The Corps is a member of the Kösener Senioren-Convents-Verband , the oldest federation of classical European fraternal corporations with roots dating back to the 15th century and member fraternities across Austria, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Latvia and Switzerland.
Membership to the fraternity is open to honorable men studying at one of Freiburg’s universities and based exclusively on personality, good moral standing, and strength of character. Members of the Corps Hubertia value and engage in the tradition of academic fencing duels as a way to sharpen and prove their character under pressure. Continuing a practice dating back into the 1700s, Hubertia’s members wear the traditional Couleur, colored stripes, in green-gold-black. The fraternity teaches and expects tolerance from its members, stemming from diverse ethnic, national, religious and political backgrounds. Hubertia’s members are often referred to as Huberten.