This is the annual conference of the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies. Keynote Speakers are Prof. Dr. Beate Henn-Memmesheimer from Universität Mannheim and German filmmaker and artist Marc Bauder. You can read more about it over at their website.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

100 Years Since WWI: Dictatorship and Democracy in an Age of Extremes

Beginning with the outbreak of World War I in 1914, the last century saw the rise of Italian fascism and Soviet communism, the world economic crisis, and the rise of the Nazis to power in Germany, leading to the horrors of World War II.

Thursday, August 26, 2010 12:00 am - Saturday, August 28, 2010 12:00 am EDT (GMT -04:00)

Traditions and transitions - German curricula

The Waterloo Centre for German Studies hosted this international conference at the University of Waterloo. It brought together scholars from North American and European universities whose research investigated various facets of the post-secondary curriculum for teaching and learning German as a foreign and/or second language and culture.

Friday, March 23, 2007 12:00 am - 12:00 am EDT (GMT -04:00)


  • 16:00 Vortrag
    • Prof. Sigfrid Hoefert: “Die Mühen der Gebirge liegen hinter uns / Vor uns liegen dieMühen der Ebenen”: Brecht während der Kriegs- und Nachriegszeit
    • MacKirdy Hall, St. Paul’s College
    • 190 Westmount Rd. N. Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G5 519-885-1460
    • Parken / Eintritt frei