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Cabaret Evening

Cabaret poster

Singen Sie gerne oder spielen Sie ein Musikinstrument? Mögen Sie Gedichte oder Theater? Kennen Sie eine lustige Geschichte oder Anekdote? Alle Performances sind herzlich willkommen, in jeder Sprache oder Form, live oder aufgezeichnet, von Studierenden, Kolleg*innen und Freund*innen, solo oder als Gruppe.

Recent film screening and interview

Laemmle event porste

Carl Laemmle was a German-Jewish immigrant who founded Universal Pictures and saved over 300 Jewish families from Nazi Germany. This dramatic feature documentary is about his extraordinary life story.

German Reunification seen from a trans-national perspective

Courses: Always something new!



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  Faculty spotlight

Dennis Johannssen joins the German faculty at Lafayette.  Click on the picture to learn about his story.

Dennis Johannssen
Dennis Johannssen, Foreign Language, Faculty





Max Institute at Lafayette 

Max Kade House The Lafayette language program in German works  closely with the Max Kade Institute programming bringing special events and artists in residence to work with students. Please visit the  Max KadeCenter webpage to learn more




.Featured Student Portfolio

Our 2019 I-World Gold Awardee: A double major in Economics and German. Click on Ruth’s picture to walk with her  through her academic journey at Lafayette.

An iWorld 2019 gold awardee