NOTICE: As of September 18, 2023, login to calendar.vt.edu was disabled. Calendar admins will no longer be able to add new events or modify existing events.
If you need assistance with an existing event on calendar, please contact us: https://webapps.es.vt.edu/support/.

 Event Calendar
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
   Day      Week     Month  
1 1 1 1 1
 
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
   Search      Update  
1 1 1


Thursday, February 18, 2021
 

Jun 2024
  S M T W T F S
W21 26 27 28 29 30 31 1
W22 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
W23 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
W24 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
W25 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
W26 30 1 2 3 4 5 6


Today is:
Mon, Jun 17, 2024


Subscribe & download

Filter events


12:00pm
to
1:30pm
  Panel Discussion: "The New Political Landscape: Extremism, Democracy, and Complacency"  
(Academic)

This is the second event in the inaugural speaker series organized by the Collaboratory for German Studies in Virginia (CGSV); the series explores how life in the U.S. and Germany and the relationship between the two countries have changed due to recent social and political developments. This moderated discussion deals with what has changed in the last four years in the U.S., in Germany, and in their relationship with each other. How do we account for the rise of right-wing political groups in both Germany and the U.S., and what do the presidency of Joseph Biden and the upcoming election of the German Bundestag this fall have in store for the two countries? Guest presenters Hajo Funke, Professor Emeritus, Free University of Berlin, and Christian Jetzlberger, Head of the Political Section of the German Embassy, Washington, D.C., will discuss these questions. The moderator is Jennifer Taylor, Associate Professor of German Studies, William & Mary. A Q&A session follows. The CGSV is a partnership among the German programs of the University of Mary Washington, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Tech, and William & Mary. Zoom login details are available here: https://cas.umw.edu/german/the-collaboratory-for-german-studies-in-virginia-cgsv/.


Price: Free and open to the public
Sponsor: VT German Program
Contact: Esther Bauer
E-Mail: bauere@vt.edu
   
copy this event into your personal desktop calendar
powered by VTCalendar 2.2.1