Freedom Without Walls 2009: a student wall art contest to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall

The Rotunda of the University of Virginia

Professor Gordon Stewart and students of the 2012 J-Term program en route from Munich to Berlin

Books by our faculty

Why Study German?

  • A global language: join 100 million German speakers worldwide
  • A rich intellectual and cultural history
  • Increased employment, study and research opportunities
  • A useful major or minor: German ranks as one of the 10 most useful majors


Upcoming and Recent Events

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm NCH 236
Mood and Memory ~ Esther Dischereit
Sunday, November 12, 2017
7:30 p.m. Violet Crown (Virginia Film Festival)
Welcome Back Reception
Friday, September 1, 2017
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m . PAV VIII Lower Garden