Welcome to the WCGS


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.

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Friday, May 13, 2022

German Books Available

A fellow WCGS community member is looking to re-home the following German books:

Der Grosse Brockhaus - A-Z encyclopedia, 12 volumes, 1955
Weltgeschichte (world history), 16 volumes, 1882
Der Grosse Herder, Knowledge about Science and Life, 1953
Please reach out to wcgs@uwaterloo.ca and we will connect you with the community member.

The Waterloo Centre for German Studies is pleased to announce the recipients of our Diversity and Inclusion Grants. These grants have been created to support scholars and programs in their efforts to diversify German studies in Canada. For 2022 - 2023, we are funding three Graduate Research Grants and four Curriculum and Programming Grants:

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