Calendar of Events


Activities 2013

March 7-10, 2013


Developing Leaders for Tomorrow’s Learners in World Languages

March 7 – 10, 2013 at the Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Baltimore, MD

In partnership with the Maryland Foreign Language Association and the
Greater Washington DC Association of Teachers of Foreign Languages
Arlene White (Salisbury University, MD), Chair

Conference 2013 - Our 60th Anniversary

April 7, 2013

Meet Colleagues-Exchange Ideas -Network-Socialize!

5:30 PM

McGinty's Public House, 911 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Contact Susanne Sutton: ssusanne@umbc.edu


May 5, 2013

High School - College Awards Ceremony

For High School and College German students
Cash awards are presented to HS students who scored in the top 15% on the National AATG German exam.
Four college students majoring in German will receive awards of $800.00 each. Three of these awards are granted by the German Society of Maryland. One additional award is granted by the Baltimore Kickers.
3:00-5:00 pm, Zion Church in Baltimore
Award Winners 2013
Award winners 2012

October 15, 2013

German-American Day at McDaniel College

Workshops and activities for German Students
This year we will host Uwe Kind with 2 interactive concerts
The theme for this year's T-shirt Design Contest will be "Ich werbe für Deutsch".
contact: Mohamed Esa

November 2, 2013

German Society Awards Banquet
Zion Church, Baltimore

Invitation to the 2013 German Society Awards Banquet

Honoree: The Schuler Legacy

November 9, 2013

German Immersion Day for High School and College Students

Pryzba Center, Catholic University

November 22-24, 2013

ACTFL Conference

Orlando, Florida



Activities 2012

February 25-26, 2012

AATG Chapter Immersion Weekend

February 25-26, 2012
McDaniel College, Westminster, MD
Ein Immersion-Wochenende mit Katharina Barbe
Article in Amerika Woche by Mary Upman

Picture from the workshop

Links to Material from the Workshop


March 29, 2012

Meet Colleagues-Exchange Ideas -Network-Socialize!

Biergarten Haus1355 H St NE Washington, DC 20002
at 7:00 PM
Contact Susanne Sutton: ssusanne@umbc.edu
Webseite des Biergartenhauses:

April 20 - 23, 2012

Global Identities

The Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in Baltimore!

May 20, 2012

High School - College Awards Ceremony

3:00 pm in the Adlersaal, Zion Church, Baltimore, Maryland
Co-Sponsored by the German Society of Maryland

Chapter Guidelines for the AATG National Exam and Awards Ceremony
Pictures of the Awards Ceremony 2012
Pictures of the Award Ceremony 2011
Pictures and article from the awards ceremony 2010
Pictures from the awards ceremony 2009
pictures from the awards ceremony, 2008    article 2008

October 6-7, 2012

Sixth College Immersion Weekend
for Area College Students
Claggett Center, Buckeystown, Maryland
Registration-due August 1, 2012

Pictures from past College Immersion Weekends

October 16, 2012

German-American Day at McDaniel College

"Deutsch ist märchenhaft!"
200th anniversary of the publication of the Brothers’ Grimm first volume of Kinder- und Hausmärchen

Workshops and activities for German Students
contact: Mohamed Esa

November 3, 2012

German Society Awards Banquet and Dinner Dance

Zion Church Adlersaal, Baltimore, Maryland, 6 p.m.
To honor our distinguished 2012 Awardee Ruck Funeral Homes
2012 pictures 2011 pictures
2010 pictures - article by Mary Upman

2011 Banquet Pictures


Chapter Events from Previous Years

February 26, 2011

Summit on the Future of German in Our Area

The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC
Saturday, February 26, 2011, 8:00am-5:30 pm.

Pictures and reports from Summit I and II

Sept. 11, 2010

First Annual Goethe-Institut Washington – AATG-MD/DC Deutschlehrertag
11 September 2010, 9 am – 7 pm
Goethe-Institut Washington
Honoring Kerstin Hopkins and Rüdiger Lentz

Pictures of the 2010 chapter award winners

Sept. 12-13 , 2009

Annual AATG Chapter Immersion Weekend for German Teachers

Contemporary German Films in the classroom - Ingrid Zeller presenter
McDaniel College
Co-Sponsored by Goethe Institut, Washington, DC

Pictures from the 2009 Immersion Weekend   Article in Amerika Woche

Blog from the Immersion Weekend 2009

Article about the 2008 seminar
pictures from the 2008 workshop
pictures from the 2007 workshop


More Past events of the MD_AATG

includes educational activities from Immersion Weekend Berlin:Neu Entdecken