What is German Club?
We are a group of Mount Holyoke students who are enthusiastic about the study of German language-speaking cultures.
What does German Club do?
We organize cultural events for students! Past events include film festivals, a faculty/student German-Jewish dialogue group, trips to New York and Boston to see German plays and symphonies, and our yearly Oktoberfest party.
German Club Officers (2016-2017)
President: Emily Krakow
Vice-President: Kali Muhly-Alexander
Social Media Chair: Sophie Kitsch-Peck
Facebook Page: MHC German Club
Faculty Advisor: Mark Lauer
Oktoberfest - October 26th
Thanks to all who came out to celebrate Oktoberfest with us!
-Filmfest (one per semester)
-St. Nikolaus Fest
-attended the German Conference at Harvard
-New York City trip (stayed one night)
One of the major activities in the fall of 2009 was a Five College symposium commemorating and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. German Club also hosted a Nikolaus party at the ACE House, where Professor Holger Teschke debuted his prize winning radio Christmas tale, Onkel Opossums Weinachten. Weekly German table and film screenings took place on Thursday nights throughout the semester. With help from the Department, German Club participated in the first German-centered study abroad symposium.