The German Club was founded in 2000 to promote awareness of and interest in German-speaking cultures and German language on campus and in our community. It supports the study of German through social and academic events and raises funds for the annual German Club Scholarship. Apply for The Gudrun Hoobler German Scholarship

 

Membership is open to all. There are no Club dues. 

 

2020 scholarship recipient

2019 scholarship recipient

2018 scholarship recipient

2017 scholarship recipient

2016 scholarship recipient

Club Council

The Club is governed by a Council of six and elected each spring. It works closely with the faculty advisor and organizes Club events.

2019-2020 Club Council

President

Cassie Knebel 

cknebel15@mail.wou.edu

Vice-President

Austin Jones 

 ajones18@mail.wou.edu

Treasurer

Jake Gross

jgross13@mail.wou.edu

Secretary

Lorraine Johnson 

ljohnson17@mail.wou.edu

 

Delegate

Isaiah Putnam 

 iputnam18@mail.wou.edu

 

Delegate

Buddy Dannen

ldannon12@mail.wou.edu

 

 

Winter Bargarten

Events

The Club sponsors a variety of events including Oktoberfest, Winterfest, Adventskalender and Valentine Cookie sales, Winterfest, Maifest and other cultural events.  Proceeds from these activities fund the Scholarship.  All events are open to the public.

Scholarships

$2000 is available yearly to qualified students in German: $1000 from the German Club, and $1000 from the Friends of Gentle House.  Applications are at:

 

 

CONTACT US

German Program

503-838-9426 | or e-mail: Kristen Klay klayk@wou.edu | Location: Maaske 331