Events and Cultural Resources

The German Department regularly organizes a range of academic events:

  • Lectures & Workshops bring together an invited scholar with students and faculty to explore an area of research in German Studies or Second Language Acquisition. 
  • Conferences & Symposia highlight areas of research from our own faculty and include speakers from related disciplines at Georgetown and other universities.
  • Graduate Student Conferences bring together students and faculty from Georgetown with students from German studies programs across the U.S. 
  • BMW Center for German and European Studies at Georgetown offers many events that are of interest to faculty and students in the German Department.
Upcoming German Department Events include:

Participants of AATG-sponsored workshop on Curriculum Construction in College German Programs


Students and faculty at Georgetown University also benefit from a rich variety of academic and cultural institutions in the Washington DC area, including the Goethe Institut, the German Historical Institute, and the Institute for Contemporary German Studies, among many others.