Thursday, June 30, 2022

Award-Winning Croatian Film MURINA Opens Next Week in Waterloo!

A man and a woman in bathing suits. The woman holds a diving gun.

MURINA is a feminist coming-of-age story set on the Croatian coast.

Friday, April 8, 2022

Germanic & Slavic Studies - Spring 2022 course offerings

Germanic & Slavic Studies is offering the following courses in the Spring 2022 term (May to August 2022):

German:
GER 101 online: Elementary German 1 
GER 102 online: Elementary German 2

Dutch:
DUTCH 101 online: Elementary Dutch 1
DUTCH 102 online: Elementary Dutch 2

Russian:
RUSS 101 on-campus: Elementary Russian 1
Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:00pm to 5:20pm

Monday, April 4, 2022

Germanic & Slavic Studies: Fall 2022 course offerings

Man sitting at a desk and writing.

In Fall 2022, the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies will be offering two German graduate seminars.

Monday, March 28, 2022

2022 Winners of the Cecilia and Late George Piller Graduate Research Awards

Annemarie Hezel and Richard Barnett in front of ML building

The Waterloo Centre for German Studies is happy to announce the winners of the 2022 Piller Award.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

GSS statement regarding Ukraine

Flag of Ukraine

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies is engaged in the teaching of several Germanic and Slavic languages and cultures in an effort to improve mutual understanding, recognition, and respect among all peoples.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Declare your Major / Minor Info Session

Learn more about programs in Germanic & Slavic Studies (German, Dutch, Russian and East European Studies, including Cultural Identities), exchange opportunities, and how Languages can boost your career.
Virtual Declare your Major / Minor info session.

When:
Monday, March 7, 2022, from noon to 12:45pm and
Monday, March 14, 2022, from 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Thursday, December 23, 2021

Featured Course of the Week: German language courses (GER 101, GER 102, GER 201)

What will you do in German

The Department of Germanic & Slavic Studies offers German language courses at all levels - from beginners to advanced language courses. Many of these offerings are designed as flexible online courses.

Students who already have some German-language skills or students with native, near-native or similar advanced ability should contact the Germanic & Slavic Studies Undergraduate Office for enrollment advice.

Winter 2022
GER 101 - on-campus and online
GER 102 - on-campus and online
GER 201 - on-campus
GER 303 - online

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Teach English in Germany (2022-2023 PAD program)

Application deadline: February 11, 2022

In co-operation with the German Pedagogical Exchange Office (PAD), the Canadian Association of University Teachers of German is accepting applications for positions as English-language assistants in the Federal Republic of Germany.

Friday, December 17, 2021

Featured Course of the Week: Culture in the Third Reich: Racism, Resistance, Legacy (GER 383 online)

Prof. James Skidmore - GER 383 instructor

GER 383 - Culture in the Third Reich: Racism, Resistance, Legacy: An examination of German culture during the Nazi period (1933-1945). The course will analyze representations of Nazi ideology in the arts (film, art, architecture, and propaganda), the literature of exile and "inner emigration," and the impact of the Nazi legacy on post-war German culture.

Taught in English.

Winter 2022 online

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