A culture of curiosity

Our faculty are enterprising, engaged, and internationally recognized in their fields. We conduct research in many areas—from philology to contemporary literature and culture, innovative pedagogy to linguistics. Our students also benefit from research and resources offered through the Institute of German Studies and Experimental Humanities Lab.

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Active in our community

Our department promotes Germanic languages and cultures at all levels to encourage cross-cultural understanding and appreciation. We provide resources and event programs for K-12 instructors, high school students, and community members.

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