Language education in our department doesn’t stop when you leave the classroom. You can also get involved through activities such as weekly German language chapels, weekly dinners and frequent German film showings.

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Activity highlights

  • German film evenings are held in the Bytwerk Theater, and will offer you a chance to enjoy authentic German cinema.

  • Abendtisch, or German table, takes place on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. in the Knollcrest Dining Hall conference room. It's a great chance to meet and chat over dinner.

  • Kaffeestunden (coffee hours) are held throughout the semester. A special Kaffeestunde is held at the end of the spring semester to honor those graduating with a German major, and the department hosts a Christmas party as well.

  • German chapel, led by faculty and students, generally takes place on Tuesday or Wednesday mornings at 10:00 a.m.