Author: Shaughnessy

Passing the Gavel!

Former DPA Officers John Reynolds and Ron Horwege have a bit of fun with the passing of the ceremonial Gavel marking their retirement. Alles Gute!

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2013 Sophomore / Junior Scholarship Winner Announced: Shaydon Ramey from Wittenberg University

Congratulations to Shaydon Bryce Ramey, this year’s winner of the Delta Phi Alpha scholarship in the sophomore/junior category. Shaydon is a German major from Wittenberg University, with a Delta Phi Alpha Chapter founded in 1931, representing one of the oldest

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2013 DPA Senior Scholarship Winner: Kerry Gawne from the University of Illinois at Chicago

Kerry Gawne, German major and member of the Honors College at the University of Illinois at Chicago, is this year’s winner of the Delta Phi Alpha senior scholarship. This scholarship is given to the most outstanding graduating senior in German

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Top Ranked Universities & German Majors

Here are some more info graphics related to top ranked Universities and German Majors.

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German Majors vs. Quality rankings

The higher you go in the rankings, the more likely you are to see a German major! This chart was generated with data from US News and World Report rankings (X-Axis) as compared to the % of programs at a

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1 Month Deadline for Annual Student Scholarships!

Student Members of Delta Phi Alpha are encouraged to finalize their scholarship applications for the two annual study abroad awards at Delta Phi Alpha. Detailed information is available on the Scholarship page. Each year, one graduating senior German major is

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Please update your records!

Chapter directors are asked to update their records with Dr. Shaughnessy. Simply send him an email with your chapter information updates or reply to the email he sent

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First chapters

From the archives! The first chapters of Delta Phi Alpha listed in the original records!

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Welcome to the new DPA Web Site!   This is an updated version of our original crest (pictured below)  

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