News & Events

  • Andreas Gailus, Associate Professor of German, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan, will deliver a lecture entitled "Brains: Forms of Life in German Modernsim" at 4:30 PM on Thursday, February 23 in 206 Dartmouth Hall.

  • German native Ameli Klein (our exchange student with a background in Art History) gives a lecture on museum politics in Nazi Germany on Thursday, January 26 at 6:30pm in Dartmouth Hall 212. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshements are provided.

  • The first meeting of the German Club takes place on Monday, January 9 @ 5:30 pm in Max Kade Center.

    New club officers are voted in and term events discussed.

  • On a Grimm Wednesday night, students from the German club presented three folktales from the Brothers Grimm Collection to musical piano accompaniment.

    The show included three imaginatively performed tales in English and German: The Bremen Town Musicians, Cinderella, and Rumpelstiltskin. For the show, students meet with Fulbright TA Sonja Kowalzik to rehearse and craft costumes and props.

    The show's cast joined the audience to enjoy sweet chocolate...

  • The German Club/ Max Kade Center invite you to enjoy classic German treats including Bratwurst, pretzels, and potato salad while playing games and listening to traditional German music.

    Join us on October 20 from 6-8pm in Max Kade Center @ Maxwell Hall.

    Check out the Oktoberfest Soundbox to get in the mood here:

  • Join us for a presentation on daily life in the shadow of the German-German border by Jürgen Ewert.

    This event will take place on Wednesday October 5 at 6.30pm in Dartmouth Hall 212.

  • Join Sonja Kowalzik and the Max Kade Residents on September 29 @ 6:30 pm to decorate a delicious black forest cherry cake. This event takes place in the Max Kade Center/ Maxwell Hall and is open to all.


    Thank you for visiting the Max Kade Learning and Living Table at the first LLC-Kick-Off Carnival this Saturday, September 17, 12-3 pm.

    We had fun playing carnival games, handing out  prizes and speaking to our German language and culture residents.

  • Herzlich Willkommen! Welcome to Dartmouth!

    Thank you for visiting the German Studies Table at the Information Expo from 2-4 PM on Tuesday, Septamber 6 in Leverone Fieldhouse.

    We enjoyed having you at the German Studies Open House from 4:30-5:30 PM on Thursday, September in 217 Dartmouth Hall.

  • Four Dartmouth Students have won Fulbright or DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) fellowships to Study in Germany. Here's what the College's Dartmouth NOW says about them: