I am a volunteer for the Carnival Ticket Sales Committee representing the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo. Through the sales of HALF PRICE carnival packs, admission tickets and the solicitation of donations, our dedicated volunteers raised $7.8 million last year alone to help support the Show’s mission and Texas youth […]
Boris Ruge, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Washington, D.C. will present and discuss Germany’s perspective on international trade relations. Mr. Boris Ruge has been the Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission of the German Embassy in Washington, D.C. since […]
Come together and celebrate Houston’s first German Disco Party Join us for an evening of fun and great music – you’ll have a great time! Dress up as the Schlager-Queen or Disco-King of the night and enter our costume contest for a chance to win a special prize. Complimentary appetizers […]
The German Institute for the Southwest will organize a Career Day for high school and college students on April 21, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Auditorium – First Floor, 1330 Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, TX 77056. We will have representatives from the Goethe-Institut, the Zentralstelle fuer […]
The protection of personal data has become an ever more important topic in the last few year in the EU, with Germany being one of the EU countries with the strictest approach. In October 2015, the European Court of Justice has annulled the EU-US Safe Harbor framework, on which many […]
Following is an invitation from the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern United States to all members and friends of the German Institute for the Southwest: A new U.S. president will be taking office on January 20, and the last weeks have been marked by uncertainty and continued […]
The German American Chamber of Commerce in Houston has an open position as Part Time – Office Management Coordinator at their Houston office. The position has been filled.
Join the German American Chamber of Commerce for its monthly Stammtisch at The Phoenix on Westheimer! This event is a fun and casual way for the German-American business community to network and unwind over drinks. Any and all interested in networking with the German-American business community are welcome to join us […]
We at the German Institute for the Southwest wish everyone a wonderful New Year, especially health, happiness and prosperity! Ein wunderschoenes Neues Jahr, insbesondere Gesundheit, Glueck und Wohlstand wuenschen wir Euch, Euer German Institute for the Southwest!
As we come to the close of our first year, we are delighted how many of you have greatly improved your proficiency in the German language, and we are grateful for your support – herzlichen Dank! We are looking forward to seeing all of you and many more new students […]