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Sara Hall Elected to the Executive Board of the German Studies Association
May 30, 2017
, Associate Professor and Director of UIC's
Moving Image Arts
Program, upon her election to the Executive Board of the
German Studies Association
Christina Mekonen defends dissertation and accepts position at Davidson College
New Co-edited Volume by Heidi Schlipphacke
New book by Dagmar Lorenz
Congratulations to Adrian Chubb who was accepted to the International Workshop for Graduate Students
Christina Schultz (PhD, 2017) shares passion for film on new website
Lucas Riddle was accepted into the The Notre Dame Berlin Seminar
German PhD students featured on LCLC website
Sara Hall receives the Teaching Recognition Program award
Ph.D. student Lucas Riddle published "Distant Truth" in metamorphosen 19, 2017.
Susanne Rott was interviewed by the Chicago Tribune
Christina Mekonen awarded U of I President’s Research in Diversity Travel Award
European Book Club moderated by Patrick Fortmann
Zachary Fitzpatrick published on Korientation
Sara Hall Gives Lecture at Milwaukee Art Museum
Sara Hall Elected to the Executive Board of the German Studies Association
Sara Hall & Elizabeth Loentz Selected to Participate in the Provost's Mid-Career Writing Program, Spring 2017
Loentz: Jewish Museum in Frankfurt Launching Bertha Pappenheim Historical Tour App
Elizabeth Loentz Receives LAS Mid-Career Award
Christina Schultz, Ph.D. Student in Germanic Studies, Receives the 2017 Provost's Award for Graduate Research
Heidi Schlipphacke Receives a 2017-2018 Institute for the Humanities Fellowship
Germanic Studies Major Zoie Meyers to Represent UIC at the 2017 U of I Undergraduate Research Day
Christina Mekonen received the Provost-Deiss Award
Quartz quotes Sara Hall about a German word that could be used to describe the beginning of President Trump’s administration
Robert Ryder named 2017 Teaching Scholar
Prof. Schlipphacke part of international video conference panel hosted by the University of Vienna: 'Gender Assymetries in the Global Market'
In/Between 2017 Call for Papers
Zachary Fitzpatrick and Julia Koxholt at the 2016 Tech Teach
Highlights of the Introversion and Extroversion Workshop with Dr. Ryder
Dr. Hall lecture at the Milwaukee Art Museum
German film screening and discussion with Hall, Schultz, and Fitzpatrick
German PhD Jonathan Tillotson accepts position at UNC - Greensboro
Zachary Fitzpatrick selected to represent UIC in the 2016 MAGS competition
Announcing the Fruman and Marian Jacobson “Bridges” Fund for Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Germanic Studies
Video Essay/Blog contest "Cold Wars: Old and New" winners announced
Book Published in Series Edited by Imke Meyer Receives MLA Prize
Rob Ryder and Zachary Fitzpatrick speak at 2015 TechTeach conference
Julia Koxholt awarded Chicago Consular Corps Scholarship
Professor Schlipphacke gives Presidential Address at PAMLA
25 Years of German Unity Campus Week
Video Essay/Blog contest
Rob Ryder selected to be Master Teaching Scholar
Sara Hall appointed Director of the Office of Undergraduate Research
Jonathan Tillotson Receives DAAD Grant
Heidi Schlipphacke receive LAS Faculty Research Award
Elizabeth Swanson receives LASURI research award
Sara Hall quoted in UIC News
Christina Schultz interview featured on the Goethe Institute website
Christina Mekonen receives honorable mention in Undergraduate Mentoring Award
German High School day featured in UIC News
CFP - Chicago Language Symposium
Germanic Studies student, Jeffrey Saba, featured in AtLAS
CFP - In/Between
CFP – 2015 LCSL Graduate Student Conference
Kat Aldag, to present at InterGenerational Model United Nations
Dictatorship and Democracy in the Age of Extremes
LICO Research Group co-hosted the 43rd annual meeting of New Ways in Analyzing Variation
Jan Karski Days in Chicago
Kimberly Singletary receives NCA Dissertation Award
The National Communication Association (NCA) has selected Dr. Kimberly Singletary, who served as a visiting lecturer in Germanic Studies last ...
Sara Hall receives EU Center grant
Please join us in congratulating Sara Hall, who has received a 2014-2105 European Union Center of Excellence (EUCE) grant from ...
Kerry Gawne awarded scholarship for the Institute for Interdisciplinary Polish Studies at the Europa-Universität
Dr. Meyer featured in AtLAS
Film Clubs Featured in UIC News
Consul General Brecht attended the UIC Germanic Studies Awards Day
German major Jeffrey Saba places first at UIC Research Forum
German major Jeffrey Saba awarded a DAAD study scholarship
German major Nathan Tancula receives internship at U.S. Department of State
Nathan Tancula, a German major with the Business minor and a minor in Italian, has just received an internship with ...
David Faulk won a Provost's Award in support of his dissertation research
Kerry Gawne wins Delta Phi Alpha Senior Scholarship
Kerry Gawne, German major and member of the Honors College at the University of Illinois at Chicago, is this year’s ...
CFP: In/Between 2014 -- Papers on All Topics Are Welcome!
The School of Literatures, Cultural Studies and Linguistics invites papers connected to this year’s overarching theme of sound, as well ...
Milwaukee Film Festival Unveils Line-up For Passport: Germany
Milwaukee Film Festival line-up includes 8 films by German filmmakers, as well as a lecture by Sara Hall
Sara Hall Quoted in Chicago Sun-Times Article
Sara Hall, Associate Professor of Germanic Studies and Chair of Moving Image Arts, was quoted in the Sun-Times article on ...
Kerry Gawne receives study abroad scholarship
Kerry Gawne just received the nationally competitive Phi Kappa Phi study abroad scholarship
Mareike Mueller Receives Dissertation Award
Mareike Mueller receives a dissertation award from the Canadian Association of University Teachers of German
Congratulations to German High School Day winners!
This Spring, high school students from Chicago area schools gathered at the Student Center East to compete in the Department ...
PhD candidate Katarzyna Kowalczyk receives fellowship
Germanic Studies PhD candidate Katarzyna Kowalczyk has been awarded a fellowship to participate in the eighteenth annual Summer Institute on ...
PhD candidate Derek Schaefer receives grant
Derek Schaefer was selected and awarded a travel grant to attend the weekend seminar on "New East German Literature"
PhD candidate Michelle Reyes receives DAAD Research Grant
Germanic Studies PhD Candidate Michelle Reyes has been awarded a three-month research grant from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) ...
Ph.D. candidate Derek Schaefer receives scholarship
Derek Schaefer has been awarded a 12-month scholarship for the Academic Year 2013-14 from the Study Foundation of the Berlin ...
MA student Bianca Gavin selected as UIC nominee for MAGS teaching award
MA student Bianca Gavin has been selected as the UIC nominee for the 2013 Midwest Association of the Graduate. Ms. ...
Germanic Studies major Jeffrey Saba wins scholarship
Germanic Studies major Jeffrey Saba has been awarded one of two 2012-13 Delta Phi Alpha scholarships.
Elizabeth Loentz receives Fulbright
Elizabeth Loentz, Associate Professor and Head of Germanic Studies, was selected for a 2013 Fulbright German Studies Seminar award.
German majors receive $11,500 in study abroad grants, scholarships
James Sit and Rhiannon Muncaster receive $11,500 in study abroad funding.
Michelle Reyes receives award for scholarship
Michelle Reyes, Ph.D. student in Germanic Studies and Helga Kauf-Berman, long-time benefactor to the department, were honored at the 17th ...
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 ...
Sara Hall Chair of Chicago Film Seminar
For the second year, Sara Hall is chairing the Chicago Film Seminar.
Sara Hall appointed co-section head
Sara Hall has been appointed co-section head for 20th and 21st Century Germanistik.
Essay by Sara Hall published in A New History of German Cinema
Sara Hall's essay "May 1931: With Premiere of M, a Gala Hit Becomes a Cultural Controversy" has just been published ...
Fortmann edits collection of essays on Büchner
Patrick Fortmann edited a collection of essay on Georg Büchner.
Jeffrey Saba receives Flaherty Scholarship
Jeffrey Saba was awarded a Flaherty Scholarship to study at the Humboldt University in Berlin.
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