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Kimberley Henderson with Dr. Kosta and Dr. Classen
18 hours ago
Kimberly graduated with a double major in German and Neuroscience & Cognitive Science in 2019. In April, she was awarded the Fulbright Grant to do research at Charité’s Center for Stroke Research (CSB) Berlin. She applied for this prestigious...
Kimberley Henderson with Dr. Kosta and Dr. Classen
18 hours ago
Meet our Graduates: Kimberly Henderson graduated with a double major in German and Neuroscience & Cognitive Science in 2019. In April, she was awarded the Fulbright Grant to do research at Charité’s Center for Stroke Research (CSB) Berlin....
teacher with students in classroom
1 week ago
"If you are looking to become a more competitive job candidate, you may want to consider learning another language. According to a recent report by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL), demand for workers who...
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4 weeks ago
Phd student Richmond Embeywa has won a prestigious research grant of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) to support his pre-dissertation research on language learning in refugee communities in Germany. As part of our Joint PhD...
Film still from Nosferatu, showing the vampire
1 month ago
Take a look at the Jewish Book Council's Blog to learn what a "Jewish Monster" might be and to find out more about a new book on the topic.
4 months ago
Students in two popular College of Humanities courses invite the campus to explore myths and what it means to be human. Three figures – the zombie, the vampire and the werewolf – have captivated the human imagination for centuries. These...
5 months ago
The Center for Digital Humanities has selected six faculty research projects for development awards.The projects will  combine research in a humanities discipline with cutting-edge technology, like data visualization, digital storytelling,...
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5 months ago
Dr. Classen received an honorable mention for his haiku (see below) in the 5th annual Arizona Matsuri Haiku Expo Japanese poetry contest.  hostile desert screams return to our rocky home thirst and ever strife To download the...
study abroad scholarship application form
5 months ago
Applications for these scholarships are opening for a second round, due on March 15. You can find further information about these and other external scholarships here. Deutscher Studenten Club Study Abroad...
6 months ago
The University of Arizona ranks among the top 10 universities in the nation for producing graduates with foreign language degrees.According to a new Chronicle of Higher Education analysis of U.S. Department of Education data for the 2016-17 academic...
Map of Leipzig with a pin in it.
6 months ago
Applications for the 2019 Summer Study-in-Leipzig-Germany Program are due soon! If you are interested in joining the program, please apply now. If you already started your application, please complete it asap to secure a spot in...
Picture of Dr. Jacobs in front of an artwork depicting trees.
6 months ago
An estimated 250 million roses are given each Valentine’s Day. But in a cultural context, that classic symbol of love reveals even more about the relationship between people and plants. Humanity is dependent on plants for survival, but scholars...

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