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Lucas Riddle was accepted into The Notre Dame Berlin Seminar

UIC Germanic Studies graduate student Lucas Riddle has been accepted into “The Notre Dame Berlin Seminar – German Literary Institutions, An Introduction to Key Players” for the summer of 2018. The Notre Dame…

German PhD students featured on LCLC website

German PhD students Christina Mekonen, Julia Koxholt, and Zachary Fitzpatrick were recently featured on the Language and Culture Learning Center’s website with their Tech Success Story. They talk about their project doing Video Essays in…

Sara Hall receives the Teaching Recognition Program award

Germanic Studies and Moving Image Arts professor Sara Hall receives the Teaching Recognition Program award. The TRP is UIC’s self-nominated, faculty-administered teaching award program who have documented their teaching excellence over the past three…

Susanne Rott was interviewed by the Chicago Tribune

Susanne Rott, Professor and Head of the Department of Germanic Studies, was interviewed by the Chicago Tribune about the kickstarter language app Fluent Forever. You can read the full story of the Chicago…

European Book Club moderated by Patrick Fortmann

Patrick Fortmann, Professor of Germanic Studies, will moderate a discussion of Jenny Erpenbeck’s “Go, Went, Gone” on Thursday,October 19th at 6 PM. The European Book Club (organized by the Goethe-Institut Chicago and EUNIC Chicago) meets regularly for…

Sara Hall Gives Lecture at Milwaukee Art Museum

Sara Hall, Associate Professor and Director of UIC’s Moving Image Arts Program, gave the opening lecture at the Milwaukee Art Museum’s blockbuster exhibit of Lotte Eisner’s collection of objects, drawings and scripts related to…