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Picture showing Prof. Jacobs
3 years ago
Together with Prof. Ursula Schuch from the School of Plant Sciences and Olivia Miller from the University of Arizona Museum of Art, Prof. Joela Jacobs has co-curated an exhibit called Botanical Relations that runs from January 26 to March 31,...
Picture showing Profs. Chantelle Warner and Barbara Kosta
3 years ago
Two German Studies professors are assuming leadership roles in the Modern Language Association and Association of Departments of Foreign Languages. German Studies Department Head Barbara Kosta was elected to the executive committee of the...
Artwork showing Bauhaus vectors
3 years ago
In 2019, we are celebrating 100 years of Bauhaus, a famous German school of art and design founded by Walter Gropius in Weimar. You might have heard of one of its most famous representatives, architect Ludwig Mies von der Rohe. The goal of Bauhaus...
Peter Ecke, Laura Tellechea, and Veronica Ostertag
3 years ago
UA Teacher Candidate, Laura Tellechea (center), successfully passed the final evaluation of her teaching internship for the MA in German Studies with Secondary Teacher Certification on December 5, 2018. Tellechea has interned at Empire High School...
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3 years ago
Peter Ecke (University of Arizona) and Susanne Rott (University of Illinois at Chicago) co-edited a new volume on vocabulary learning and teaching published by CengageBrain: Vocabulary acquisition is an indispensable part of second language...
3 years ago
"Kulturhistorische Studien haben schon seit geraumer Zeit offengelegt, dass die Konfrontation des Eigenen mit dem Fremden fundamentale Bedingungen oder Probleme in den verschiedensten Epochen und Gesellschaften reflektiert. Die Beiträge zum...
picture of Germany city
3 years ago
In 2018, the Arizona Summer-Study-in-Leipzig Germany Program, offered by the Department of German Studies, is celebrating its 15th anniversary! The program, directed by Professor Peter Ecke, is an excellent opportunity for students to develop their...
The Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language and Literacy's core team: (from left to right) Co-Directors Chantelle Warner and Beatrice Dupuy, and Associate Director Kate Mackay (Photo: Michelle Doggett/College of Humanities)
3 years ago
German Studies faculty member, Chantelle Warner, is the co-director of CERCLL - Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language and Literacy, one of three UA centers awarded a total of $4.8 million by the Department of Education. CERCLL...
Photo showing Albecht Classen, Nick Petry, and Carolin Radke
3 years ago
Our graduate students and faculty have been presenting their research at many conferences this fall, from the German Studies Association to Women in German, from the American Association for Literary Translators to the American Council for...
book cover of Women Writing War
3 years ago
Together with Katharina von Hammerstein and Julie Shoults, Barbara Kosta has edited a collection of essays on Women Writing War: From German Colonialism to World War I, which addresses the question, "How have women experience and written about...
AATG Logo
3 years ago
The German program at Empire High School has been designated a German Center of Excellence by the American Association for Teachers of German. The program is led by one of UA German's alumni, Veronica Ostertag, who will be honored at the...
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3 years ago
Applications for all of these scholarships are due on December 5. You can find further information about these and other external scholarships here. Deutscher Studenten Club Study Abroad Scholarship: Helps...

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