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#germanlanguageday event

Monday, September 13, 2021
6:00 pm7:00 pm
Online via Zoom

The Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta is excited to celebrate #germanlanguageday with German language learners across our region during our “Hurra! Wir leben noch: Vitale Sprache lebendig vermittelt” event series.

Our 2021 program “Hurra! Wir leben noch: Vitale Sprache lebendig vermittelt” aims to provide German learners and teachers throughout the southeastern United States with a look into the ever-changing German language and a modern image of Germany, shaped by globalization, technology, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

The event schedule is as follows:
6:00 pm – Open Zoom
6:05 pm – Welcome, introduction of competition, event
6:10 pm – Keynote presentation by Dr. Doug Lightfoot, Associate Professor of German at the University of Alabama
6:25 pm – Q&A
6:30 pm German slang/loan word trivia via Kahoot!
6:45 pm – Announcement of winners from the #germanlanguageday student competition
6:55 pm – Conclusion and thank you

The virtual event is free to attend, but registration is requested in advance.