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Current projects

GETVICO © Goethe-Institut


Exchange ideas with colleagues throughout North America and learn from other professionals at the Virtual German Teachers' Conference GETVICO on September 28, 2019. For the occasion of the 30th anniversary, the theme of the fall of the Wall will be examined from different perspectives

Career Days at the Goethe-Institut

This fall you can expect Career Days in MD, MI, CA, MA, NY and NC. In addition, for the first time we will be offering a virtual Career Day for those who cannot attend an event in person.

Friedliche Revolution © Goethe Institut

30th Anniversary Berlin Wall

As we approach the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Goethe-Institut is planning a series of educational programs and exhibitions to help familiarize students with the events that drastically changed the flow of contemporary German and European history.