German Area Studies


Symposium Addresses Cultural Topography

Spaces ReMembered Cultures ReWrittenA symposium at HWS this spring, sponsored by the German Area Studies Program, was held to discuss issues of cultural topography. Titled Spaces Re-Membered, Cultures Re-Written, the event featured a…
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Faculty Engagement Leads to Student Success

mjIt’s a fact well known to many current and former HWS students: the bonds they develop with their professors frequently last long after the grades have been assigned. Just ask…
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Blocker Fellows Reflect on Revelations

Blocker ShowcaseReturning Blocker Fellows reflected on their experiences studying abroad in Germany during a student showcase earlier this semester. Named in honor of the generosity of Julius G. Blocker ’53, the…
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Foreign Language Scholars

David Lahmani 'X, Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies Eric Lynch and French Fulbright Professor Roxana Nabati make crepes during "Crêpe Franco-Fête" in the Global Perspectives Theme House.As a top producer of Fulbright scholars among the student body, the Colleges are also host to a different cohort of talented Foreign Language Teaching Assistants (FLTAs) hailing from the…
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First American Football Game

Res26530Just as the second half of the Saturday night football game began – under the lights and in the pouring rain – Friederike Jandewerth stepped on Boswell Field to have…
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