Ali Baca

Russian M.A. Student Receives Scholarship to Study Abroad

April 25, 2017

Alicia Baca has received a Title VIII Fellowship worth $10,000 from the U.S. Department of State. In addition to that she has received two American Councils scholarships, and the Russian Study Abroad Scholarship from the GSLL department at CU Boulder. She will be studying Russian language and culture at the... Read more »
Swedish Ambassador Bjorn Lyrvall

Swedish Ambassador to the U.S. visits CU-Boulder

April 12, 2017

The Swedish Ambassador to the U.S., Björn Lyrvall, visited GSLL on March 10, 2017. The department hosted a reception for the Ambassador in the UMC 5 th Floor Terrace. Accompanying the ambassador were Andreas Ershammar, Embassy Counselor of Trade and Commercial Affairs, and Honorary Counsel Don Pedersen of the Swedish... Read more »
Arne Hoecker

Arne Höcker Appointed 2017-18 CHA Fellow

March 21, 2017

Arne Höcker has been awarded a 2017-18 CHA Faculty Fellowship from the Center for the Humanities and the Arts. During his time as a CHA Faculty Fellow, Professor Höcker plans to complete a book project titled “The Case of Literature: Literary Case Histories from Goethe to Kafka”. The book examines... Read more »
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German PhD Students Awarded Fellowships

March 21, 2017

Franziska Schweiger was awarded the 2nd Leg Summer Fellowship from the Center for the Humanities and the Arts to explore the history and technical production of lace from the mid 16th century to the present and how this specific form of textile work informs modern poetic production. Sayalee Karkare was... Read more »
German HS visits in Ft Collins

Future Perspectives -- GSLL talks with learners of German at Fort Collins High Schools

March 9, 2017

On March 8, the German program has launched a new outreach initiative to connect with high school students in Colorado. During school visits in the Fort Collins area, German language TAs Rohini Chandra, Justin Harris, and Helena Wagenhoefer shared their enthusiasm about the German language and its culture and enriched... Read more »
Alex Becker

German Major and Study Abroad Contribute to Colorado Entrepreneur's Successful Career

March 3, 2017 more »
Ann Schmiesing

Ann Schmiesing permanently named to Graduate School posts

Jan. 23, 2017

Congratulations to Ann from GSLL! more »
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Just Futures

Jan. 17, 2017

Friday, Feb. 17 th 10 am – 7 pm See program here British and Irish Studies Room, Norlin Library, CU Boulder This year’s Conversations in the Mountains brings German studies scholars in conversation with scholars doing related work informed by critical race studies and gender studies. Articulations of more just,... Read more »
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Establishment of the Leonhard E. Baak Memorial Scholarship

Jan. 11, 2017

The German Studies program has received a generous gift from the estate of Leonhard Edwin Baak (1909-1998) to establish the Leonhard E. Baak Memorial scholarship. Dr. Baak received his PhD in German from the University of Colorado Boulder in 1953, and served as a professor of German at St. Olaf... Read more »
Helmut Muller Sievers

CU Boulder to revamp doctoral studies in the literatures

Nov. 9, 2016 more »