Like other university towns, Goetingen has developed its own folklore. On the day of their doctorate, postgraduate students are drawn in handcarts from the Great Hall to the Geseliesel-Fountain in front of the Old Town Hall. New Caledonia
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There they have to climb the fountain and kiss the statue of the Geseliesel (Goose girl). She is considered to be the most-kissed girl in the world.
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