Spiritual Homelands

Wednesday ~ October 7, 2015

5:00 PM: Commonwealth Room, Newcomb Hall

Welcome: Asher Biemann, Director, Center for German Studies.

Welcome: Jeffrey W. Legro, Vice Provost for Global Affairs & Taylor Professor of Politics, University of Virginia.

Introduction: Gabriel Finder, Director, Jewish Studies Program.

Opening Remarks: Richard Cohen, Academic Director, Daat Hamakom, Israel Center for Research Excellence, Hebrew University.

Workshop for Teachers in German

This workshop seeks to develop an ongoing interactive partnership between the University of Virginia and the Secondary School German Teachers in Virginia and use this partnership to address core teaching issues and concerns. Friederike Braun from the German Central Agency for Schools Abroad will give a short presentation and join the workshop for the day. Registration required.