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Whether you are already an expert or are just getting to know Germany, our newsletters are the best way to stay up-to-date on the latest news, events and trends about Germany and German-American relations.  Each newsletter offers different content targeted to your interests.

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The Week in Germany's English-language email newsletter provides a weekly round-up of German politics, business and culture every Friday.  "TWIG" focuses on stories of value to American readers, from German-American business news to German heritage in America to the best innovations from German scientists.

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Our German-language newsletter "Deutschland Nachrichten" is published every Tuesday, keeping you informed on German politics, business, culture and sports. From driverless cars on Germany's roads to the Karl May Festival to German film productions to the Bundeswehr's involvement in Afghanistan, the newsletter covers it all! If you are a German living in America or an American who wants to keep up with Germany and practice your German, sign up for the “Deutschland-Nachrichten”.

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Germany in Class

With bi-monthly updates on German language news and free lesson plans, "Germany in Class" is a great classroom resource. We keep German and social studies teachers as well as study abroad advisors informed about study abroad opportunities, scholarships and contests.


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Word of the Week

Word of the Week

Every Friday, and The Week in Germany highlight a different "Word of the Week" in the German language that may serve to surprise, delight or just plain perplex native English speakers. Access our archive here!