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Congress 2020 is cancelled

After initially giving associations the option of moving their Congress 2020 conferences online, the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences has cancelled Congress 2020. More details, along with a message from the Federation's CEO, are available here: https://www.congress2020.ca/covid-19.

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CAUTG at Congress: Preliminary Program

Please take a look at a preliminary draft of the conference program for this year’s CAUTG Annual Conference at Congress. The program features many exciting paper presentations, two keynotes, a roundtable on Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice, interdisciplinary panels, several lunch…

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CfN: Hermann Boeschenstein Medal for Exceptional Contributions to German Studies in Canada

The CAUTG is pleased to invite Nominations for the Hermann Boeschenstein Medal for Exceptional Contributions to German Studies in Canada. The medal is awarded occasionally, and not necessarily every year, at the discretion of a Selection Committee appointed by the CAUTG Executive, traditionally comprised of the Past President as Chair, the current President and Secretary of the CAUTG and two other members (preferably including one previous recipient of the medal). The medal is inscribed “Hermann Boeschenstein (1900-1982): Teacher, Scholar, Humanitarian.” It is awarded to a person at a Canadian university, who has regularly made exceptional contributions, in the humanitarian spirit of Hermann Boeschenstein, to the welfare of our Association and to the advancement of research and teaching in the field of German language, literature, culture, and media in Canada. Nominations to be considered in the current year, should reach the Chair of the Committee, Dr. John L. Plews (john.plews@smu.ca), by February 25, 2019, and should be accompanied by supporting documentation as outlined below. The Selection Committee will consider all nominations and report its decision to the CAUTG Executive. In the event of a successful nomination, the award winner shall be announced and honoured at the annual meeting of the CAUTG, to be held at Congress 2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia, June 1-7, 2019. 

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