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German Language Guide


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Welcome to the German Language Guide

Willkommen! This guide will help you find effective resources for German language learning at all levels, including:

For questions or suggestions about this guide, please contact the Language Resource Center (LRC), or submit feedback using the form below.


Spring 2018

Going Global: Connecting and Exploring Languages for Internships, Work, and Beyond

Mar. 21, 2018 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
LRC Lab (Ciruti 6)


The Language Resource Center and the Career Development Center are teaming up to host a workshop and hands-on working session for all students and faculty. Participants will learn about resources and opportunities where applying foreign language skills can be beneficial and most relevant in today’s professional environments.

Film Screening: "Above the Drowning Sea"

Mar. 29, 2018 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Hooker Auditorium

The Department of German Studies and the Film Studies and the Jewish Studies Programs present a screening of "Above the Drowning Sea", a documentary film by Nicola Zavaglia and René Balcer, narrated by Julianna Margulies. A short Q&A and reception will follow with René Balcer (Writer-Director, Co-executive Producer) and Carolyn Hsu-Balcer (Co-executive Producer). This event is free and open to the public.

Special thanks to alumna Lily Klebanoff Blake '64 for bringing this film to the College. We hope you will join us!

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2018 Barrett Lecture: "Trust: A Resource We Need More Than We Know"

Apr. 5, 2018 4:30 am – 6:00 pm
New York Room, Mary Woolley Hall, Mount Holyoke College

Please join us for the 2018 Edeltraut P. Barrett Memorial Lecture, featuring Elke Schmitter, author, cultural editor of Der Spiegel, and 2018 Max Kade Visiting Professor of German at Vanderbilt University.  Ms. Schmitter's novel Frau Sartoris (Mrs. Sartoris, 2000) has been translated into thirteen languages.  Her most recent novel is Hanns Zischler: Galerie der Namenlosen (Hans Zischler: Gallery of the Nameless, 2013).  Her talk is entitled "Trust: A Resource We Need More Than We Know."

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Check the German Studies department webpage for more events, or search the MHC Calendar.  

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