German is more than the language of Europe's largest economy. It's the gateway to a brilliant culture and rich history. We open that gateway by working closely with students in all courses and providing study-abroad programs, technological resources, and co-curricular activities.
GERMAN STUDIES COLLOQUIA
Prof. Gary Mullen (Philosophy) on Wed, October 5, 4-5pm in ...
For years, Gettysburg students from an array of backgrounds and majors have received grants from the...
German Studies and History Double Major Jesse Siegel ’16 recently received a
Musselman Library's Next Page features Prof. Henning Wrage
Musselman Library recently interviewed Assistant Professor Henning Wrage for their blog, Next...
Academic Focus: Globalization studies with a concentration in Eco-tourism and German double major; environmental studies minor
Study Abroad: Heidelberg, Germany through the American Junior Year (AJY) in Spring 2008
Current Job: International Programs Advisor at Elon University
After graduation, Papay earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Germany. Papay returned to the United States and in her current position, she advises students regarding semester and summer study abroad opportunities for all over the world. One of the programs Papay currently manages is the AJY program in Heidelberg, Germany.
“Having the opportunity to not only challenge my perceptions of the world, but also recreate the lens through which I understand the world is truly invaluable. Study abroad is a means though which students can live this opportunity,” Papay said.
Just how well can a non-native learn to speak German? Ask Prof. Laurel Cohen: she was the first non-native speaker permitted to teach German at an international summer language program at Johann-Wolfgang Goethe Universitaet in Frankfurt.
In addition to her language prowess, Cohen is embedded in German culture and history. Her courses have run the historical gamut...