Schweizerabend

Join us as we celebrate Switzerland. We will discuss the language, culture, and all things that make Switzerland great. There will be some fun trivia and discussions to be had. The evening will be in German and English, so all levels are welcome. RSVP Introduction will be given by Fabienne Egli, Coordinator Public Diplomacy & […]

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Dürrenmatt Dienstag

Join us as we celebrate Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Swiss artist and author. Presentations will be given on his works by the German graduate students and his art will be presented by a German undergraduate. The evening will be in German and English, so all levels are welcome. RSVP Introduction will be given by Peter Zimmerli, the […]

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Raegan Lemmond receives education award from Alabama-Germany Partnership

Congratulations to Raegan Lemmond, who is to receive the Barbara Fischer Education Award from the Alabama-Germany Partnership (AGP).  The award recognizes Raegan Lemmond’s many substantial contributions to German education.  The AGP is a statewide non-profit that supports relationships between organizations and individuals in Alabama and Germany.  This award is especially meaningful as it is named […]

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MLC congratulates its newest MA and PhD graduates

The Department of Modern Languages and Classics was well represented at the recent Fall Graduation, with several of our students completing their programs. In the pictures below you can see Cole Lewter, Michaela Nuesser, Julius Zirngibl, Timothy Alford, Katherine Lightfoot, and Marcel Foerster, during the event, accompanied by our chair Dr. Douglas Lightfoot and Dr. […]

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Nine Graduates win Fulbright Awards for 2017-2018

Sponsored by the US State Department, Fulbright Awards are highly competitive, and provide grants for individually designed study and research projects, or for English-teaching assistantships.  Nine UA graduates have been selected for the 2017-2018 academic year. Ruth Bishop, who holds a BA in Spanish, will teach in Colombia. Benjamin Canady, a Japanese minor, will teach […]

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