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Schedule

2019 German Day Schedule

(maps and addresses of all locations mentioned below can be found on our Maps page)

8:00 am

Registration opens

Registration is outside the doors to Rackham Auditorium. Registration ends at 9:45 am.

8:30 am

doors to Rackham Auditorium open

note: no food or drink is allowed in Rackham Auditorium

9:10 - 9:45 am

Welcome Assembly, Rackham Auditorium

Andreas Gailus, Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Frederick Amrine, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Germanic Languages & Literatures
Shubhangi Dabak, German Day Coordinator

10 am - 12pm

Events in Michigan League, Rackham Auditorium, and Modern Languages Building

Some events have timeslots assigned to registered participants. View the event schedule here.

Art

Rackham Auditorium Lobby

Comics

Rackham Auditorium Lobby

Commercials

Beginner & More Advanced:  Michigan League, Kalamazoo Room, 2nd Floor

German for All

North Quad, Language Resource Center, PC Lab Room 1500

Karaoke Videos

North Quad, Language Resource Center, PC Lab Room 1500

Music

Group I:  Michigan League, Michigan Room, 2nd Floor

Group II:  Michigan League, Hussey Room, 2nd Floor

Poetry

Levels 1 & 3:  Michigan League, Room 2, 1st Floor

Levels 2 & 4:  Michigan League, Room 4, 1st Floor

Reading

Levels 1 & 3:  Michigan League, Room C, 3rd Floor

Levels 2 & 4:  Michigan League, Room 6, 1st Floor

Skits

Levels 1 & 3:  Michigan League, Henderson Room, 3rd Floor

Levels 2 & 4:  Michigan League, Koessler Room, 3rd Floor

Speaking

Levels 1 & 3:  Michigan League, Room A, 3rd Floor

Levels 2 & 4:  Michigan League, Room B, 3rd Floor

Spelling Bee

Level 2 (more advanced):  Rackham Auditorium, 10 - 11 am

Level 1 (beginner):  Rackham Auditorium, 11 am - 12pm

Native Speaker:  Michigan League, Room D, 3rd Floor, 10 - 11 am

Videos

North Quad, Language Resource Center, PC Lab Room 1500

Websites

North Quad, Language Resource Center, PC Lab Room 1500

12 - 1 pm

Lunch Break

1 - 2 pm

Awards Assembly, Rackham Auditorium

Vicki Dischler and her German-in-Song class
Peter McIsaac, Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Shubhangi Dabak, German Day Coordinator

2019 German Day program (PDF)

Encore Performances

Some students may be asked to perform their event for everyone during the Awards Assembly. Teachers will be notified via phone if their students are selected.

*Notice: By attending German Day at the University of Michigan, you permit a still photo, video, or electronic image to be taken for educational, academic, or research purposes. These pictures belong to the University and no payment or compensation will be provided in connection with the pictures.