German Consulate General Chicago
Welcome to the website of the German Consulate General in Chicago. Here you will find information on Germany, the consular services we provide and German-related news and events in Chicago and the Midwest. The Consulate General's area of jurisdiction comprises the States of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
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May 22, 2013
The German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest recently celebrated its 50th anniversary of serving the bilateral relationship between Germany and the American Midwest.
German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest
May 16, 2013
German and French Deputy Chiefs of Mission Jens Hanefeld and Frédéric Doré visited Cincinnati in early May together to convey the message of French-German cooperation and see the traveling Élysée Treaty exhibit at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. The visit included meeting members of the community and international businesses, and a Gala hosted by the European American Chamber of Commerce.
Élysée Exhibit in Cincinnati
May 15, 2013
Survivors of the Warsaw Ghetto and the Holocaust, diplomats, university officials and members of local Jewish groups gathered recently to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.
70th Anniversary of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
May 13, 2013
The Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany celebrated Europe Day 2013 with a presentation at the Ogden International School about the history and structure of the European Union, as well as its relationship with the United States.
Europe Day 2013
May 9, 2013
The Department of German Studies recently honored the achievements of its graduate and undergraduate students as well as a retiring professor and an alumnus at its annual awards ceremony.
German Studies Awards Ceremony
May 8, 2013
Irene Rotter is recognized with the Medal of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany for her lifelong service towards fostering the German-American friendship and for maintaining German traditions and cultures in Chicago.
Order of Merit
Apr 30, 2013
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Join the Competition and get the chance to visit the hot spots of sustainability research in Germany.The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is now holding its prestigious "Green Talents" competition.
Green Talents 2013
Apr 29, 2013
The largest global event for the biotechnology industry saw a record number of partnering meetings and panel sessions and drew representatives from 47 states and 62 countries, including a large delegation from Germany.
Germany at the 2013 BIO International Convention in Chicago
Apr 24, 2013
Opening night of the Bach Week Festival was celebrated with an evening of excellent musical performances at the Nichols Concert Hall
Opening Concert for the Bach Week Festival
Apr 23, 2013
Longtime Bach Week Festival supporter Dr. Merlin Lehman received the prestigious German-American Friendship Award at the opening concert of the 40th annual festival.
German-American Friendship Award