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Sept. 20, 2002
 
ACTIVITIES TO MARK GERMAN-AMERICAN WEEK
OSWEGO -- A number of activities at SUNY Oswego, celebrating the 300th anniversary of teaching German in the United States, will mark German-American Week, Sept. 30 to Oct. 5. All activities are free and open to the campus community and public.
Events will include: "Remembering Nov. 9: Glimpses into German History," a talk by Greg Parsons, visiting assistant professor of history, at 10 a.m. Oct. 1 in Room 251 of Wilber Hall; the German-subtitled refugee film "The Boat Is Full" at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Tyler Art Gallery with post-screening discussion led by Ana Djukic-Cocks, assistant professor of German; German folk music and dancing by the Enzian Bavarian Folk Dancers at 7 p.m. Oct. 3 in Room 300 of Lee Hall; and two appearances by the New Minstrels of the Rhine, at 7 p.m. Oct. 4 in the Hewitt Union formal lounge and at 11 a.m. Oct. 5 in The Forum.
Events are presented by the SUNY Oswego department of modern languages and literatures with the support of the College of Arts and Sciences, Auxiliary Services, the American Association of Teachers of German (Central New York State Chapter) and the German-American Society of Central New York. For more information, call 312-2196.
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