German Language

German Teachers Needed

Wir suchen dringend zwei Lehrer fuer unsere 10-woechigen Abendkurse, die am 7. September anfangen, mehr Informationen unter http://germansouthwest.org/language-school/courses/.  Wir lehren vier Klassen Montag- und Mittwochabends von 18.30 bis 20 Uhr.  Obwohl wir noch im Aufbau begriffen sind, bezahlen wir unsere Lehrer im Vergleich gut. Auch fuer unsere Kinder- und Jugendlichenschule […]

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Sam Houston State University German Job Opening

Sam Houston State University is urgently seeking to hire a pool lecturer to teach the equivalent of ONE course in the Fall of 2016. The position requires no homework/grading; it only requires organizing spoken exercises and the like in University’s Language Labs, which accompany the Beginner’s German course. The applicant […]

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GIS Presents: “Fairy Tale Adventures in German” for the Children in The Woodlands

German Institute for the Southwest – in The Woodlands                             Bringing All Things German to the U.S. Southwest     WHAT:                   German Language Summer Program for Children:           “  Fairy Tale Adventures in German “ WHEN:                  Juli: 9, 16, 23, 30, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. WHO:                    […]

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GIS Presents: ” Märchen Abenteuer auf Deutsch ” für Kinder in The Woodlands

German Institute for the Southwest – in The Woodlands                      Bringing All Things German to the U.S. Southwest   WAS:                     Deutschsprachiges Kinder Sommerprogramm:     “  Märchen Abenteuer auf Deutsch “ WANN:                 Juli: 9, 16, 23, 30  von 9-12.30 Uhr WER:                     Kinder von 6 bis 14 Jahre WO:     […]

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Let the Spirit Move You – Deutscher Pfingstgottesdienst

Let the Spirit move you in German and other languages!  Pastor Karin Liebster and Vicar Iris Schneider-Ungar of Christ the King Lutheran Church cordially invite you and your family to celebrate with them a German-language Pentecost service on May 15 at 4:00 p.m.  in the wonderfully renovated church (nave).  The […]

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Austrian Cultural Forum New York: Young Scholars Travel Grants 2016

The Austrian Cultural Forum New York (ACFNY) and the German Studies Association (GSA) are happy to announce that there will be limited funds available to support selected young Austrian Studies scholars who will participate in this year’s conference of the German Studies Association in San Diego from 29 September to […]

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German Institute for the Southwest the only Accredited Goethe Testing Center in Houston

The German Institute for the Southwest (GIS) is the only fully accredited Goethe-Institut Testing Center (Goethe Prüfungszentrum) in Houston, Texas. We provide qualified language classes to teenagers and adults on all levels – beginning, intermediate, and advanced – that lead to the highly-recognized Goethe exams from levels A1 to C2. […]

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Houston-Leipzig Presents: Prof. Hans Boas on “Culture in Language: The Texas German Dialect Project”

Imagine yourself as an Assistant Professor of Linguistics and German at the University of Texas about fifteen years ago, eating lunch in a diner deep in Central Texas. You have dedicated your life to the German language and the people who speak it, and all of sudden a couple of […]

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