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Elizabeth Loentz Receives LAS Mid-Career Award

Dr. Elizabeth Loentz, Associate Professor of the Germanic Studies Department, received UIC’s LAS Mid-Career Award. The LAS Mid-Career Award offers support to tenured Associate Professors in their efforts to produce important research that…

Julia Koxholt receives a DAAD grant

Germanic Studies graduate student Julia Koxholt received a DAAD grant to conduct preliminary dissertation research  at the Max Kade Center for Contemporary German Literature at Washington University, St. Louis, this summer.

Christina Mekonen received the Provost-Deiss Award

Germanic Studies Ph.D. student Christina Mekonen received the Provost-Deiss Award to help support her research for her dissertation, “Poetic Encounters – The Black-Jewish Lyrical Dialogue vis-à-vis the Holocaust.