Events

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Upcoming Events

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on February 19, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on February 20, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Film Series

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

    [PDF: German Film Series Poster Spring 2020] Join us for our German film series. The event starts at 5:00pm on the scheduled days. Refreshments are provided during the screenings. All films are screened with English subtitles. The screening room is accessible for wheelchairs and a gender-neutral washroom near the screening room. Term 1 Poster

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on February 25, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Meet UBC students and practice Polish. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on February 26, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • Faculty Research Colloquium: Dr. Ervin Malakaj and Dr. Ilinca Iurascu

    12:45 pm on February 27, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    The Faculty Research Colloquium is an annual series of talks by faculty in the Department of Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies presenting current or ongoing work. All are welcome.

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on February 27, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on March 2, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers, the company of other bookworms, some light refreshments, and the cool and cozy CENES Lounge.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on March 4, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on March 5, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on March 9, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers, the company of other bookworms, some light refreshments, and the cool and cozy CENES Lounge.

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on March 10, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Meet UBC students and practice Polish. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on March 11, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • Ziegler Lecture Series: “On German Afrofuturism: Living with Postcolonial Specters in Michael Götting’s Contrapunctus

    12:30 pm on March 12, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    “On German Afrofuturism: Living with Postcolonial Specters in Michael Götting’s Contrapunctus” Dr. Priscilla Layne Associate Professor of German and African-American Studies, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Abstract: Dr. Layne will present her current research on her second book project, which is a study of Afro-German Afrofuturism. In the talk, she discusses Michael Götting’s novella...

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on March 12, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on March 16, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers, the company of other bookworms, some light refreshments, and the cool and cozy CENES Lounge.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on March 18, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on March 19, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on March 23, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers, the company of other bookworms, some light refreshments, and the cool and cozy CENES Lounge.

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on March 24, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Meet UBC students and practice Polish. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on March 25, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • Faculty Research Colloquium: Dr. Biz Nijdam

    12:45 pm on March 26, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    The Faculty Research Colloquium is an annual series of talks by faculty in the Department of Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies presenting current or ongoing work. All are welcome.

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on March 26, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on April 1, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on April 2, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on April 7, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Meet UBC students and practice Polish. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on April 8, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • Symposium: The Pasts and Futures of Queer German Studies

    on April 24, 2020

    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 current research.

Past Events

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on February 13, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • German Singing Hour

    5:00 pm on February 12, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • Polish Language Lab

    5:00 pm on February 11, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Meet UBC students and practice Polish. Open to current UBC students who are or were enrolled in Polish language classes.

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on February 10, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers, the company of other bookworms, some light refreshments, and the cool and cozy CENES Lounge.

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on February 6, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.

  • Ziegler Lecture Series: “Salt: Fragments from the History of a Medium”

    12:30 pm on February 6, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 997

    This talk explores histories of common salt, sodium chloride, using concepts and methods from media theory.

  • Graduate Student Conference 2020: “Disruptive Materialities”

    on February 6, 2020
    Buchanan Penthouse

    This graduate student conference will examine the complex entanglements between human and non-human, subject and object or even object and object, from a variety of perspectives.

  • German Singing Hour

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

    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. All you need to bring is enthusiasm!

  • German Book Club

    5:00 pm on February 3, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    Drop in and enjoy reading short Easy Readers, the company of other bookworms, some light refreshments, and the cool and cozy CENES Lounge.

  • German Conversation Hour

    5:00 pm on January 30, 2020
    Buchanan Tower 910

    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.