Events

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Upcoming Events

  • German Film Series

    5:00 pm on September 23, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    Join us for our German film series. The event starts at 5:00pm on the scheduled days.  

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on September 24, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on September 25, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • Ziegler Lecture Series: “Auschwitz. From Liberation to State Museum”

    5:00 pm on September 26, 2019
    Buchanan Penthouse

    “Auschwitz. From Liberation to State Museum” Dr. Jacek Lachendro Deputy Head, Auschwitz Birkenau Museum Research Centre On January 27, 1945 the Red Army took over Auschwitz and liberated a few thousand remaining sick and exhausted prisoners. This lecture addresses the following: medical treatment for liberated prisoners in Soviet field hospitals and the Red Cross hospital,...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on September 26, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on September 30, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on October 1, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on October 2, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • “Human Rights in East Germany: Rethinking Solidarity, Socialism, and Democracy in the Cold War”

    12:30 pm on October 3, 2019

    History Colloquium Series “Human Rights in East Germany: Rethinking Solidarity, Socialism, and Democracy in the Cold War” Dr. Ned Richardson-Little, University of Erfurt Thurs., Oct. 3, 2019 12:30-1:50pm Buchanan Tower 1197

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on October 3, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on October 7, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on October 8, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on October 9, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on October 10, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on October 15, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on October 16, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on October 17, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on October 22, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on October 23, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on October 24, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on October 28, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on October 29, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on October 30, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on October 31, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on November 4, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on November 5, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on November 6, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on November 7, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on November 12, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on November 13, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on November 14, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Film Series

    5:00 pm on November 18, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    Join us for our German film series. The event starts at 5:00pm on the scheduled days.  

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on November 19, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on November 20, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on November 21, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on November 25, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on November 26, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on November 27, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on November 28, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Film Series

    5:00 pm on January 20, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    Join us for our German film series. The event starts at 5:00pm on the scheduled days.  

  • German Film Series

    5:00 pm on February 24, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    Join us for our German film series. The event starts at 5:00pm on the scheduled days.  

  • Symposium: The Pasts and Futures of Queer German Studies

    on April 24, 2020

    Symposium: The Pasts and Futures of Queer German Studies April 24-26, 2020 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Katie Sutton (Australian National University) The symposium seeks to build on this exciting and extensive archive of scholarship on queer German studies by bringing together researchers at different stages of their academic careers and from different institutions to share their...

Past Events

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on September 19, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on September 18, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on September 17, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on September 16, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on September 12, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

    German Conversation Hour This informal group meets once a week to enjoy tea, coffee and each other’s company. You need not be enrolled in a German course to join us: All members of the UBC community are most welcome. Conversation is on all levels of German: Our group typically features a mix of beginner, intermediate...

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on September 11, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    German Singing Hour Beginning September 11th, this group meets every Wednesday at 5:00pm in Buchanan 997, our classroom in the sky. This is a relaxed and informal group that enjoys going through some German tunes together. Participants need not have a background in singing, and it is not required that they have advanced proficiency in...

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on September 10, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 910

      Polish Language Lab: Join us at the Polish Language Lab! Meet UBC students and practice Polish language. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes. Tuesdays, 5:00 to 6:00 pm CENES Lounge, Buchanan Tower 910 Dates and updates: twitter: polishatubc | cenes.ubc.ca/events Contact: Helena G. Kudzia | hkudzia@mail.ubc.ca...

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on September 9, 2019

    German Book Club Join us again in fall 2019 for our German Book Club meetings. Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers the company of other bookworms some light refreshments the cool and cozy CENES Lounge Always 5-6:00 p.m. on the following dates September 9 September 16 September 30 October 7 October 28 November...

  • UBC Language Day

    10:00 am on September 5, 2019
    Koerner Library Plaza

    Join us in front of the Koerner Library for the first-ever UBC Language Day, and explore more than 25 languages taught at UBC! Here you can meet teachers from the different language programs and ask them all the questions you didn’t know you had. Learning a new language can benefit you beyond just the Arts...

  • CENES Symposium: Warfare, Migration, Witch-hunt

    1:00 pm on August 29, 2019
    Buchanan Tower 997

    This symposium is dedicated to queer life in early modern Europe focusing on the Thirty-Years-War and its aftermath, both in 17th century and in 21st century German narrative prose. All presentations are in English (30 minutes presentation, 20 minutes discussion, 10 minutes break). Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.