Nietzsche in the 19th Century appears

July 18, 2018
Holub publishes Nietzsche volume

Robert Holub, Ohio Eminent Scholar of German and Chair of Germanic Languages and Literatures, has recently published a book on Nietzsche’s connections with various discourses of his times.

Theatre student stages Yiddish ghost story

May 23, 2018
Leah and the Dybbuk Play at Ohio State

John Michael Sefel, who is pursuing a PhD in Theatre and an MA in Yiddish and Ashkenazic Studies, saw the play adaptation he wrote and directed come to life on stage at Ohio State:

Winners of the 2018 Alexander Stephan Prizes

May 9, 2018
Josh Petersen wins a 2018 Alexander Stephan Prize at Ohio State

We are pleased to announce the two winners of the national 2018 Alexander Stephan Undergraduate Essay Prize in German Studies ! The German-language prize has been awarded to Joshua R.

Reitter Wins Diversity Award

May 1, 2018
Reitter Wins Diversity Award at Ohio State

On April 27, Professor Paul Reitter was recognized as a recipient of the University’s Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award at a ceremony attended by President Drake and Provost McPheron.

Schaefer's MA thesis defended!

April 27, 2018
Dennis Schaefer MA Ohio State Germanic Languages and Literatures

Congratulations to Dennis Schaefer, who successfully defended his master's thesis this semester (photo left with Prof. Davidson and his adviser, Prof. Holub).