Join us for exciting German Week Events!

Events (Fall 2017)

  • Learn about the results of German Bundestag elections in the discussion with Claudia Wilkens from the German Embassy on September 27th, at 12 :30 pm in Thompson Hall 2021.

  • Experience German culture Mason style at the Oktoberfest on the Day of German Unity, October 3rd at the Globe at 5 pm.

  • Liederabend:  “Save Our Songs!”Please join us for a delightful “Musical Evening,” featuring traditional German songs with Maestro Georg Grün (head of Choral Music, Musikhochschule Saarbrücken, Germany) leading members of Mason’s University Singers.  Come to sing along, or just come to listen and enjoy great German music and heritage stories!

    Wednesday, November 8th

    De Laski Performance Center, Room 3001 in the Performing Arts Bldg

    8:00-9:00 pm

    Reception in the De Laski Lobby

Lectures (Fall 2017)

Wednesday, October 18th
Dr. Priscilla Layne
“Schein/Sein: Fifty Six Years of German-Turkish Culture”
Aquia Building – Room 347, 3:00-4:30 pm

Wednesday, November 1st
Elizabeth Zelljadt (Ecologic Institute):
“German Climate and Energy Policy – the Road Ahead”
Johnson Center – Gold Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

Wednesday, December 6th
German Undergraduate Research Symposium
Johnson Center – Gold Room,
4:30-6:00 pm

Filmfest (Fall 2017)

Monday, October 30th
The Edge of Heaven
Johnson Center- Meeting Room A
7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 1st
When We Leave (Die Fremde)
Johnson Center – Meeting Room F
7:00 pm

Thursday, November 2nd
Goodbye Berlin (Tschick)
Johnson Center – Gold Room
7:00 pm

The films will be introduced by Mills Kelly, Professor of History.

Light refreshments will be served.