Author Archives: Helena Juenger

Where are they now? – Profiling Luis Fernando Murillo

LuisMurillo website

The objective of our initiative ‘Where are they now?’ is to create a forum or a bridge for German alumni to share their career stories with current students, and for students to ask alumni questions about careers.  We kicked off the project in June 2017, by emailing German alumni, asking them if they would be willing to share their career stories with current students of German studies.  Response was very positive, with over 15 alumni from a wide variety of careers, inside and outside of academia, indicating their interest in participating. This project was led by Joan Andersen, as part of her volunteer position as Alumni Ambassador and Executive in Residence.  Joan is a German alumna of the University of Toronto, and moved into a career outside of German studies after graduating with a Master’s Degree.  Joan conducted a telephone or email interview with each participant with the objective or drafting a 5-8 minute long article profiling his/her career. We will publish one or two ‘Career Profile’ articles every month which we hope our readers will find informative and maybe even inspirational. We welcome your feedback on this initiative by sending Joan an email at j.andersen.ma@gmail.com Our second article profiles ... Read More »

How to advertise a guest lecture

To get your guest lecture advertised on a poster and the website, please send Here are two examples as reminders: with a picture of the person giving the talk and with a picture related to the topic Read More »

Student forms and letters

Please visit the SGS website for all forms and letter templates you may need. Among others, you will find the following forms: Read More »