News archive - 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

So German! student photo contest

Poster for photo contest

The So German! photo contest is presented by the Goethe-Institut and the German Academic Exchange Service. Students at Canadian high schools, colleges, and universities can participate.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Teach English in Germany (2017-2018 PAD program)

Application deadline: January 9, 2017

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.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Croatian President visits Waterloo

Croatian president with Doug Peers and Grit Liebscher

The University of Waterloo was honoured to welcome Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović to campus on November 21, 2016.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Fall term about to begin

No one likes the beginning of September: summer is over, and worse, the mad scramble to get the Fall Term underway leads to stress and depression.

But not so in the department of Germanic and Slavic Studies! We have a great fall term coming up.

Here's what to look for in the coming term:

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Fifth Undergraduate Colloquium in German Studies

Undergraduate students in German Studies are invited to submit a proposal for the fifth undergraduate colloquium in German Studies.

Any undergraduate student who has written or is working on a paper on the German language, German-speaking literature, culture, or film, or teaching German as a foreign language, is encouraged to apply.