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Michelle Reyes receives award for scholarship

Michelle Reyes and Helga Kauf-Berman were honored at the 17th annual LAS Recognition Dinner. Ms. Reyes, a Ph.D. student in Germanic Studies,received an award for her research scholarship and her benefactor, Helga Kauf-Berman,…

Prof. Loentz leads discussion on German-Jewish Relations

The German Language Society of Chicago’s first dinner program of the season was held under the motto “Never Forget” on November 13, 2012 at the Metropolitan Club in Chicago. Consul General Christian Brecht…

Sara Hall Chair of Chicago Film Seminar

For the second year, Sara Hall is chairing the Chicago Film Seminar, which convenes faculty and graduate students in film, television and media studies from academic institutions in the greater Chicago area throughout…

Sara Hall appointed co-section head

Sara Hall has been appointed co-section head for 20th and 21st Century Germanistik on the Program Committee of the German Studies Association.

Fortmann edits collection of essays on Büchner

Patrick Fortmann, Assistant Professor in the Department of Germanic Studies, edited a collection of essays on Georg Büchner, which came out in August 2012. Further information and a picture of the cover can be…

Jeffrey Saba receives Flaherty Scholarship

Jeffrey Saba, an undergraduate double-major in German and Anthropology, was awarded a Flaherty Scholarship from the Honors College to support study abroad at the Humboldt University in Berlin for the 2012-2013 academic year.