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Fitzpatrick awarded Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Zachary Fitzpatrick, Ph.D. student in Germanic Studies, received a Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowship for the 2021-22 academic year to complete his dissertation entitled Reeling in Asian German Representation: 110 Years of Asian German…

Piel awarded DAAD research fellowship

Maryann Piel, Ph.D. student in Germanic Studies, has garnered a prestigious DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) research fellowship for the 2021-22 academic year. Maryann will spend the coming academic year  conducting research in…

New article by Zach Fitzpatrick

Zach Fitzpatrick, a Ph.D. candidate in Germanic Studies, recently published an article with the Berlin-based Asian German organization Korientation. It highlights 10 underrated German films of the last 10 years centered on a…

Sara Hall elected Vice President and President-Elect of GSA

Sara Hall, Associate Professor of Germanic Studies and director of the Moving Image Arts program, has been elected Vice President (2021-2022) and President-Elect (2023-2024) of the German Studies Association (GSA). The German Studies…

Black Lives Matter

The Department of Germanic Studies joins the international community in condemning the senseless and cruel murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless other victims. We support the world-wide protest movement…

Heidi Schlipphacke receives 2019-2020 Graduate Mentoring Award

Heidi Schlipphacke, Associate Professor of Germanic Studies, has been named as the 2019-2020 recipient of the Graduate Mentoring Award for the Arts and Humanities division. This award is conferred by UIC Graduate College…

Lucas Riddle awarded Provost’s Graduate Internship Award

Lucas Riddle, a PhD student and Max Kade Fellow in the Department of Germanic Studies, has been awarded a Provost’s Graduate Internship Award. This award, given through the UIC Graduate College, aims to…

Sara Hall receives Award for Creative Activity

Sara Hall, Associate Professor of Germanic Studies and Director of the Moving Image Arts Program, has been selected to receive funding through the UIC Awards for Creative Activity Program for her project “Police Projections:…