University of Wisconsin–Madison

Events

Mar
6
Tue
Harriet Murav Lecture: Witnessing the Holocaust and the Afterlife of Language @ 4223 Humanities/ Center for Jewish Studies Conference Room
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Mar
8
Thu
Harriet Murav Lecture: Archive of Violence: Neighbors, Strangers, and Creatures in Itsik Kipnis’s Months and Days @ 206 Ingraham
Mar 8 all-day
Apr
5
Thu
“‘It’s A Lot Harder in Wisconsin Than Here’: The Contours of German-American Immigration to Iowa”, a talk by Prof. Glenn Ehrstine (U Iowa) @ University Club
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm

This lecture is the keynote address for the opening of the exhibit “German Iowa and the Global Midwest,” created by the University of Iowa and on display at the Max Kade Institute, April 5–27, 2018. A reception will follow the presentation.

Apr
19
Thu
Once A Badger, Always a Badger: Alumni on Campus. A Professionalization Event for Graduate Students @ 206 Van Hise Hall
Apr 19 @ 2:15 pm

Several German alumni in different UW-Madison campus positions will explain their degree work; their positions; and their career paths. After short presentations, attendees will break into rotating small groups to discuss with alumni. This event is intended to help graduates explore university career paths beyond traditional faculty appointments.