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Resources

Stanford

Bing Overseas Study – Berlin & Krupp Internship

German Studies Department

Stanford German Student Association

Bechtel International Center

Bay Area

Goethe Institute – San Francisco

German Department (UC - Berkeley)

Northern California AATG Chapter

The Excelsior German Center (Oakland)

The Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies (Oakland)

GABA - California German American Business Association

German Speaking Communities of the Bay Area (Events/Organisations)

Friday Films @ Goethe in S.F.

Oktoberfest in S.F. (September 20-22, 2019)

San Francisco Symphony (Mendelsohn & Mozart, Bach, Beethoven, Brahms)

San Francisco Opera presents "Hansel and Gretel" (November 7 - December 15, 2019)

Symphony Silicon Valley in San Jose (Brahms, Mozart, Schubert)

Weihnachtsmarkt (GISSV, Moutain View, December 14th 2019)

Excelsior German Center in Oakland - Neujahrskonzert (January 2020), Maifest (May 2020)

German-language Film festival "Berlin & Beyond" (February 7-13, 2020)

San Jose Opera presents The Magic Flute (Zauberflöte) - April 18-May 2, 2020

German Literary Cabaret at UC-Berkeley (Spring 2020)

Bay Area Book Festival (May 2020)

Die Naturfreunde Tourist Club in Marin County - Maifest (May), Sommerfest (July), Kinderfest (September)

S.F. Stammtisch

 

Online Exploration and Learning Resources

Cultural-Historical Orientation

Facts about Germany/Tastsachen über Deutschland

Deutsches Historisches Museum

Dialektatlas

Basic Facts about Austria

MySwitzerland - über die Schweiz

Liechtenstein

Luxembourg

Dictionaries

Online English-German dictionary (leo)

pons - Deutsch/Englisch

Linguee

Duden - Sprachwissen

Quizlet (create own vocab trainer)

Anki (make own vocab lists)

Learning

Deutsche Welle (learn German)

mein-deutschbuch.de

German resources (U of Michigan)

Duo - Deutsch-Uni-Online

Online Aufgaben und Übungen (Schubert)

italki - connect with teachers/native speakers

Duolingo

Goethe Institut

Reading

Superdaf (deutschsprachige Medien)

Zeitungen.de (online newspapers)

        Spiegel

        Süddeutsche.de

        FAZ

        Zeit

        Wirtschaftswoche

        Profil.at

        Neue Zürcher Zeitung

press-guide.com

Projekt Gutenberg (literature)

Leseproben online

eLibrary - Goethe Institute 

Listening/watching

SRF Player - Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen (Mediathek)

ZDF.de (Mediathek)

ARD.de (Mediathek)

ORF (Mediathek)

Podcast.de

Slow German - mit Annik Rubens

YouTV - German TV recorder

 

Engaging

Step into German (Goethe Institute)

Teaching Organizations and Discussions

AATG (American Association of Teachers of German)

Die Unterrichtspraxis - Teaching German

Zeitschrift Deutsch als Fremdsprache

Forum - Deutsch als Fremdsprache

Der internationale Deutschlehrerverband

GETVICO German Teacher Virtual Conference (AATG/Goethe)