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Fall 2022 Courses in German

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Congratulations to Phil Cabeen!

Please join us in congratulating Phill Cabeen (PhD candidate in the Department of Germanic Studies) on being awarded a prestigious one-year research grant from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in support of…

Congratulations to Zach Ramon Fitzpatrick!

Please join us in congratulating Germanic Studies Ph.D. student, Zach Ramon Fitzpatrick, for receiving the President’s Research in Diversity Travel Assistance Grant to travel to Lisbon for the Twenty-Eighth International Conference of Europeanists…

Congratulations to Andrew Tuider!

Please join us in congratulating Germanic Studies graduate student Andrew Tuider, who just garnered a Fulbright English Teaching Award for the academic year 2022-2023! Andrew is set to graduate from UIC this month…

Congratulations to Erin Gizewski!

Please join us in congratulating Erin Gizewski, Ph.D. student in Germanic Studies, has published the essay “Successfully and deliciously fugacious: re-interpreting the ‘failed’ fat relationship in Percy Adlon’s Zuckerbaby (1985)” in Fat Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal…

Erin Gizewski elected to ASA executive board

Germanic Studies Ph.D. student Erin Gizewski has been elected to a 3-year term as graduate student representative to the executive board of the Austrian Studies Association.

New book by Patrick Fortmann - "Kristallisationen von Liebe"

Patrick Fortmann, Associate Professor of Germanic Studies, has recently published Kristallisationen von Liebe with Wilhelm Fink. Publishers Description: In the German context, the notion of romantic love, characterized by ambiguity, uncertainty, and elusiveness, emerges…

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Alumna Zuka'a Joudeh to participate in Fulbright Panel

Zuka’a Joudeh (BA, Germanic Studies and Political Science, 2019) will participate in an upcoming panel discussion on the book The Moral Triangle: Germans, Israelis, Palestinians. The panel will explore the relationship among Germans, Israelis,…