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2017-2018 Spring / Summer German Study Abroad Scholarship Winners: Wetzel, Riordan, Boch,

Delta Phi Alpha, the national collegiate German honorary society announces six winners of its Spring /Summer German study abroad scholarship competition. The Chair of the Scholarship Committee is Professor Todd Heidt of Knox College. For more information on scholarships from

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“Luther Day” at Tulane University (Oct. 2, 2017)

On October 2, 2017, the Tulane University German program was privileged to host Prof. Dr. Michael Haspel, Director of the Evangelische Akademie Thüringen and Extraordinary Professor for Systematic Theology and Social Ethics at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena to help commemorate the

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2017 National German Award for Outstanding Senior—Claire Woodward – Delta Phi Alpha

Claire Woodward is this year’s recipient of the National German Award for Outstanding Senior. Claire has recently completed a double major in History and German at Brigham Young University and will continue on to the PhD Program at the University

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2017 Fall DPA Study Abroad Scholarship Winner: Griffin

Delta Phi Alpha, the National Collegiate German Honorary Society, is proud to announce the 2017 Fall  Study abroad scholarship recipient: William Griffin, College of the Holy Cross Willam Griffin Our congratulations to William Griffin, this year’s winner of the Delta Phi Alpha

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Delta Phi Alpha Chapter grant awarded for joint venture between St. Olaf College, Carleton College, and Germanic-American Institute

This report summarizes the joint outing of the German programs at Carleton College and St. Olaf College to sites and events of interest for German Studies in the Twin Cities, including a visit to the renovated Rathskeller of the Minnesota

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2017 Spring / Summer DPA Study Abroad Scholarship winners: Griffin & Sartorius

Delta Phi Alpha, the National Collegiate German Honorary Society, is proud to announce the 2017 Spring / Summer Study abroad scholaship recipients. Amy Griffin, University of Oklahoma, Gamma Theta Chapter of Delta Phi Alpha Emily Sartorius, Grand Valley State University, Lambda Nu

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Delta Phi Alpha at ACTFL

The board of directors met in Boston at the annual ACTFL Conference from November 18-20.                               The board officially accepted the revisions to the DPA constitution

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Delta Phi Alpha Inaugural Inductees: May 1929: Wofford College

Delta Phi Alpha, the National collegiate German Honorary Society, was founded in May of 1929 at Wofford College.  Since then, over 50,000 students have been inducted into the society that seeks to recognize excellence in the study of German and

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2016 National German Award for Outstanding Senior—Jennifer Jenson – Delta Phi Alpha

This year’s recipient of the National German Award for Outstanding Senior is Jennifer Jenson. Jennifer will earn her Bachelor of Arts in German in addition to a major in Interdisciplinary Humanities with an art history emphasis from Brigham Young University

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2016 Future K-12 German Teacher Award — Emma Louise Preston – Delta Phi Alpha

This year’s recipient of the Future K-12 German Teacher Award is Emma Preston. Emma is currently an undergraduate student at West Virginia University pursuing a double major in German and Elementary Education. Emma has a clear passion for including German

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