german News & Announcements Archive


Congratulations to Hannah Froehle (German Major, ’13)!

Congratulations to Hannah Froehle (’13), who was awarded a DAAD scholarship to study economics in Berlin! She graduated Hopkins with honors in German, for the thesis “Digging Beneath the Rubble: Ernst Jünger’s Kriegsmythos.”


“Babylon Berlin” Watch Party! With Snacks! March 28 @ 5

Join Professor Sam Spinner for a screen of the first episode of the new Netflix series “Babylon Berlin” and a discussion of the show’s cultural context in interwar Berlin. Berlin specialties will be served! March 28, 5-6:30 PM Gilman 479


Conference: Modes of Formation and the Thinking of Possibility (April 6 & 7)

In conjunction with the Anneliese Maier Research Award and the University of Cologne, the Max Kade Center for Modern German Thought and GRLL will host a conference on April 5 and 6. April 6, Gilman 479 April 7, Gilman 288 Speakers to include: Anja Lemke (Cologne), Niklaus Largier (UC Berkeley), Rochelle Tobias (JHU), Márton Dornbach […]


Apply Now for the 2018 Robert Bruce Roulston Fund Grant

GRLL is accepting applications for summer research support in the amount of $1,250 to be awarded to one graduate student in the German Program to support their summer research from May 14 to August 14, 2018. Interested students should submit a 1-2 page research proposal by email to: Teri M. Caughman German & Romance Languages […]


Apply Now for the 2018 William H. McClain Dissertation Fund Grant

The fund was established by friends and alumni of the German program in honor of the late Professor William McClain, who was a member of the Hopkins faculty from 1953-1982. The fund provides dissertation support for a doctoral candidate in German. Two grants in the amount of $1,250 each will be awarded to graduate students […]


Apply Now for the 2018 Cornelia Hohenberg Kaye Memorial Research Grant in German-Austrian Culture

Apply now for the 2018 Cornelia Hohenberg Kaye Memorial Research Grant in German-Austrian Culture. Four travel grants in the amount of $1250 will be awarded to graduate students planning a dissertation on some aspect of late nineteenth- and/or twentieth-century culture in Germany and/or Austria. Students in the departments of: German and Romance Languages & Literatures, […]


Apply Now for the 2018 Max Kade Summer Travel Grant

The German Program, with the support of the Max Kade Center for Modern German Thought, is pleased to announce travel grants in the amount of $1,200 to support summer study abroad (German language courses, seminars in other disciplines, internships) in Germany. Applicants must be full-time graduate and undergraduates at Johns Hopkins University. Prior knowledge of […]