Language Tables

Danish Language Table – Hosted by GNS

The Danish language table takes place every Tuesdays from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm in Der Rathskeller at the Memorial Union Terrace.

Finnish Language Table – Hosted by GNS

The Finnish language table takes place every Monday from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm in the UW–Madison Discovery Building lobby.

Kaffeestunde – Hosted by GNS Graduate Students

Kaffeestunde (Coffee hour), conversation hours for Undergrad students to practice their German language skills outside of the classroom.

See GNS Events Calendar for dates. times, and locations.

Stammtisch – Hosted by the UW German Club

Stammtisch is a German conversation table held every other Tuesday at 7:00 PM in the Memorial Union Rathskeller. It’s a great way to meet other German speakers and practice your German in a fun, casual setting outside of the classroom. Come for 10 minutes or stay the whole time—we would love to see you there! Just look for the table with the German flag. ALL levels of German are welcome!

For more information visit the German Club’s Facebook page.

Norwegian Language Table – Hosted by GNS

The Norwegian language table takes place every Thursday from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm in The Sett at Union South.

Polish Language Table

The Polish language table takes place every Monday from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm in the lounge behind Strada and the Daily Scoop at the Memorial Union.

For questions regarding this language table please contact Monika Juras at juras@wisc.edu.

Serbian/Croatian/Bosnian/Montenegrin – Hosted by GNS

The Serbian/Croatian/Bosnian/Montenegrin language table takes place on the first Wednesday of every month at 6:00 pm in the Lakeview Lounge at the Memorial Union.

Interested students should contact Milan Simić at msimic@wisc.edu for more details.

Swedish Language Table – Hosted by GNS

The Swedish language table takes place every Thursday at 4:00 pm in Der Rathskeller at the Memorial Union.

Turkish Language Table – Hosted by GNS

The Turkish language table takes place every Tuesday from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm in room 818 Van Hise Hall.

Informal interaction in Turkish, Turkish tea and snacks, games, and more!

All levels of Turkish speakers and non-students are welcome.

For questions regarding this language table please contact Nâlân Erbil at erbil@wisc.edu.