Sabina is a German-American, who grew up on both sides of the Atlantic. After completing her undergraduate studies in economics in Montreal, Canada, she decided never to live in such a cold climate again. She headed to sunny Freiburg, Germany to get a master's degree in German language and literature. Her love for journalism was born working on a student magazine. She worked as a business journalist for several years before joining DW-WORLD's English team in May 2001. Sabina also freelances for DW-RADIO and the Deutsche Welle Radio Training Center.