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Welcome to the Waterloo Centre for German Studies

The Waterloo Centre for German Studies is a research institute at the University of Waterloo. Funded by private donations, the WCGS supports research into all aspects of the German-speaking world, and is committed to publicly-oriented scholarship. We facilitate the communication of German studies research, distribute awards to students wishing to study in Germany, and organize cultural programming for the university and wider communities.


  1. Nov. 9, 2018Postdoctoral Fellowship at University of Winnepeg

    Postdoctoral Fellow in History with a focus on German-Canadian migration or Canadian-German relations

    The Chair in German-Canadian Studies at the University of Winnipeg invites qualified candidates to apply for the one-year Postdoctoral Fellow position in History with a focus on German-Canadian migration or Canadian-German relations. Application Deadline: 30 March 2019. Position Start: 1 July 2019 or 1 August 2019.

  2. Nov. 7, 2018Student Awards Ceremony 2018Student Awards Poster

     

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  3. Nov. 7, 2018Call for Papers: 14th Germanic and Slavic Studies Conference

    14th GERMANIC AND SLAVIC STUDIES CONFERENCE

    University of Waterloo, December 5, 2018

    All graduate students, undergraduate students, faculty and alumni from the Germanic and Slavic Studies Department as well as from other related disciplines are invited to submit proposals for papers to be given at the 14th Germanic and Slavic Studies Conference at the University of Waterloo. 

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  1. Nov. 29, 2018Fall 2018 WCGS Reading Group

    Choose Your Own German Book! - Thursday, November 29 7-9pm

    Another 'choose your own adventure' Reading Group!

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