University of Wisconsin–Madison

Events

2:30 pm
Three faculty members from different types of academic institutions (Maria Carone; Lawrence University; Martina Lindseth, UW-Eau Claire; Jennifer Redmann, Franklin & Marshall) will discuss various aspects of their jobs – including those less evident to …
1418 Van Hise Hall
4:00 pm
Associate Professor Coppélie Cocq will present an ongoing project aiming at visualizing urban linguistic landscapes through digital mapping in the purpose of approaching representations and conditions for multilingualism in Sweden. Languages available in the environment …
Madsen Reading Room, 1312 Van Hise Hall
5:30 pm
Life in the Upper Midwest brims with reminders of Nordic mass migrations to North America, events that transformed the Nordic countries as well as the United States. Join us for a series of lectures and …
Memorial Library 126
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
6:00 pm
As far back as the colonial era, humor centered on regional and ethnic diversity in America has drawn on stereotypes about language differences. In the presentation we will explore some of the ways that so-called …
Memorial Union
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Guest Lecture by Professor Eliyahu Stern fro Yale University on Jewish Materialism in 19-century Russia
Vandeberg Auditorium, Pyle Center
3:45 pm
In contrast to other European countries, a right wing populist party had not been successful in Germany for a long time. However, in the context of the European economic solidarity measures, the Eurosceptic AFD was …
Humanities Building Curti Lounge
5:30 pm
Life in the Upper Midwest brims with reminders of Nordic mass migrations to North America, events that transformed the Nordic countries as well as the United States. Join us for a series of lectures and …
DesignLab Media Studio A
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
12:00 am
2016 marked the 100th anniversary of the death of Sholem Aleichem. Best known today as the author whose work would be adapted into Fiddler on the Roof, Sholem Aleichem boasted a mass, global audience long …
Pyle Center
5:30 pm
We want and need to understand our past, and languages are a central part of history in the Upper Midwest. Using sound recordings made since the 1930s in the Nordic languages, we will talk about …
Memorial Library 126
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
5:45 pm
Karin Hoff Professor of Scandinavian Studies, Göttingen University „All tone-deaf people are Wagner fans,“ August Strindberg asserts more than once in mockery of the European Wagner craze at the end of the 19th century. Strindberg‘s …
1418 Van Hise
Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
The 27th Annual Polish Film Festival: November 19th, SZTUKA KOCHANIA, 2017 (Art of Loving) 1:00PM Michalina Wislocka, the most famous and recognized sexologist of communist Poland, fights for the right to publish her book, which …
The Marquee Cinema, Union South
2:30 pm
Presentations by Melissa Sheedy and Christine Evans based on their experiences at professional development seminars in Austria and Germany.
TBD
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
The 27th Polish Film Festival December 3rd, GWIAZDY, 2107 (Stars), 1:00PM A story of passion, rivalry, love, and friendship. Jan Banas, acclaimed Silesian football player of the 1960s and 1970s, struggles to makes his dreams …
The Marquee Cinema, Union South
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Danish Table with Danish Scan Design Exchange students. a great chance to practice your Danish skills, regardless of the level you find yourself at.
The Rathskeller, Memorial Union
Mar 20 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Reading in German
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