Vance Byrd, Assistant Professor of German teaches one of his classes in one of the small classrooms in ARH.

German Studies

Immerse yourself culturally, intellectually, globally.

You have a need to feed your intellectual passion for how complex civilizations advance and evolve. Language is not only key to accessing a deep understanding of a culture and its people, it is fundamental to understanding the world and your relationship to it. Through the study and research of German, you will immerse yourself both on campus and abroad in the significance of Europe’s most widely-spoken first language. An integral part of a globally informed curriculum, language studies will give you the ability to articulate ideas and communicate with confidence across intellectual disciplines and geographical boundaries. With expert faculty mentors at your side, you will explore rich study abroad opportunities as well as limitless graduate and professional pathways in interpretation, media, law, economic development, government, tourism, and finance.

Department Information

(641) 269-9942

Alumni Recitation Hall (ARH)
1226 Park St
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States

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