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German Career Day

The German Studies Program of the Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures will be hosting the 3rd German Career Day at UT in collaboration with the UT Office for Career Development on Tuesday, and the Goethe Zentrum in Atlanta, on Nov. 13, 2018 from 4 – 6 pm in the Panhellenic Building. The event is free and all students are invited to attend.

Several companies with ties to German-speaking countries will be represented at this event, and a representative from the Goethe Zentrum in Atlanta will give a presenation on “Deutsch in deiner Zukunft” (German in your Future) in which she will focus on

  • What study abroad opportunities (outside UT) are available to students? (incl. info on funding opportunities)
  • What are the advantages of studying German?
  • What programs will help students intern or work in a German-speaking country?
  • Which companies with ties to German-speaking countries are located in the Southeastern United States?

The event will also entail a panel discussion with various company represenatives, representatives from the UT Center for International Education, the UT Office for Career Development, and the UT Language and World Business Program. This panel discussion will then open up to a Q&A period where students can ask questions and join the discussion.

The event will conclude with a small reception, and door-prizes will be given away throughout the event.

This is a unique opportunity for students to learn more about scholarship and study-abroad opportunities and to to hear from employers how their German language skills and their intercultural knowledge can enhance their career opportunities.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Panhellenic Building
1531 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996