I'm currently on a one-person study tour through the US to research the ongoing presidential elections. I will post larger, in depth-pieces to American Studies Leipzig's election blog and will use my personal blog below to report on the everyday encounters. More information on my journey is also available in this news item. Please enjoy reading, and please comment or ask questions.
Due to illness the institute's secretariat will remain closed from April 10 - April 13, 2017.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Youth for Understanding is responsible for organizing and conducting international youth exchanges since 1957. Currently, Youth for Understanding is looking for 12 student assistants to hold either German language classes or intercultural training for a group of US exchange students. The courses will be held on weekdays from August 21 to September 8, 2017. The positions are paid.
For more information, please see the attached document.
Mitteldeutscher Verlag is offering a marketing internship over a duration of at least eight weeks, either from May 2 to August 4, 2017 or starting Oktober 2, 2017. The working language will be German.
For further details, please see the attached document.
Classes in the seminar SHP III "“To Supply the Wants, and be Carriers for Them All” — An Economic and Historical Survey of United States Foreign Policy" with Tobias Schlobach will start Wednesday, April 12.
The LC-III seminar "Readable Selves" and the MA seminar on "Fake News" will begin 13. Apr. 2017.
SHP I seminars (both analytical and praxis) wiht Katie Protano will begin the week of the 10th of April.
Before classes begin, please sign up for the Lehrbox account tat corresponds with your course:
- SHP I Praxis Tutorial A: ul.as.lehrbox.de/686
- SHP I Praxis Tutorial B: ul.as.lehrbox.de/687
- SHP I Praxis Tutorial C: ul.as.lehrbox.de/688
- SHP I Analytical Seminar B: ul.as.lehrbox.de/689
- SHP I Analytical Seminar C: ul.as.lehrbox.de/690
Tuesdays, 4 - 5 pm, and by appointment
Tuesdays, 2 - 3 pm
Tuesdays, 3:30 - 4:30 pm, and by appointment
For office hours, please contact Wiebke Kartheus (email@example.com) at the secretariat.
Mondays, 3 - 4 pm
The "Ethnicity & Diversity" Lecture Make up Exam will take place on 18 April, from 1 to 3 pm in room 2.516 (GWZ).