German News


Dr. Michaela Grobbel received the Goldstein Award for Excellence in Scholarship 2010. Herzlichen Gl├╝ckwunsch!


Exciting News! Dominik Wilkins, who has been studying German at SSU, is playing professional basketball in the first BBV Division in Hagen, Germany. Since summer 2010, he has played the point guard position on Phoenix Hagen.

Congratulations, Dominik!

MeikeWe bid a fond and sad farewell to our German Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant (2010-2011) Meike Fritz! "Vielen Dank" for your wonderful work with our students!



Exciting News! New interdisciplinary 'special major' through ITDS in German Cultural Studies starting fall 2013. For more information email Dr. Michaela Grobbel

NEW Course! GER 315 (1 unit, CR/NC) will bring out the poet and grammar buff in you!


B1-German Proficiency Examination

The internationally recognized Goethe-Zertifikat B1 certificate exam is offered each spring at Sonoma State University. The certificate is respected as proof of competency in German all over the world for employment and Study Abroad. Click here to learn more