Judd A. and Marjorie Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences • Northwestern University

Today is

Incoming Freshmen Class of 2018

We extend a special welcome to the incoming freshmen class of 2018! Please start your search with the First-Year Focus or consult the Yearly Schedule for German to plan your academic year.

Freshmen Week Advising

Instructors are available during Freshmen week for advising new and returning students, and transfer and study abroad students.

Not yet sure about signing up for German classes?

Consult our Fall overview and detailed schedule including class descriptions.

Remembering Professor Volker Dürr.

Professor Volker Dürr, a professor of German, who taught at Northwestern from 1973 until his retirement in 2008, died on May 11th of this year in his hometown of Rockenhausen, Germany. Read more ...

Alumni and Friends! Wherever you are ...

We would like to keep in touch with you and let you know what is happening in the German department. Please send us your contact information and let us know how you are doing. We are also asking alumni and friends of our department to contribute to the Scholarship for Study Abroad fund. We hope you will consider a gift.

"Wer fremde Sprachen nicht kennt, weiß nichts von seiner eigenen."
Those who know nothing of foreign languages, know nothing of their own.
Johann Wolfgang Goethe, Maximen und Reflexionen


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