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In The Spotlight
Professor Todd Presner will deliver the 24th Joseph & Rebecca Meyerhoff Annual Lecture at the United States Holocaust Museum on October 18, 2018
Professor Dr. Todd Presner will deliver the 24th Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Annual Lecture entitled From Wire Recorder to Database–Testimony Technologies and the Digitization of the Holocaustat...
Graduate Courses for 2019-2020
The graduate courses for the European Languages and Transcultural Studies in the 2019-2020 school year have been confirmed. Click Learn More to see what courses will be offered.Learn More
My personal experience with the German language and the German culture began as an immigrant in 1990, when I was two years old. My family and I arrived as refugees from Iran to Germany in 1990. In Germany, we lived for seventeen years until we moved to the United States in 2007. Thus, I finished my high school education in Germany and graduated from the “Gymnasium” with the “Abitur” degree. After being accepted as an... Read more