May 6, 2024
30 April 2024 – The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures mourns the passing of  Sterling Professor of German and Comparative Literature Emeritus Peter Demetz, a...
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April 4, 2024
Class registration closes Friday, May 17th at 5pm for all students. Check for all registration details.
January 22, 2024
German Department chair, Paul North, will join the Whitney Humanities Center for an interdisciplinary conversation about Gary Tomlinson’s latest book, The Machines of...
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November 6, 2023
Add/drop period is now open for Yale College & Graduate School students to adjust their spring schedule. For more information, visit
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October 17, 2023
Here’s a Glimpse of What You Can Expect:  At the heart of this four-part drama is the predicament of intellectuals during times of extreme political repression and...
German Major Welcome Party Poster
October 2, 2023
Interested in pursuing a German Major or getting your Advanced Language Certificate? Or are you just looking for great company and good food? Connect with collegues, talk to...