Languages and Literatures
Annual Senior (11/12) German High School Contest 2012
On May 18, 2012 the German section of the Department of Languages and Literatures hosted the Annual Senior (11/12) German High School Contest 2012. 24 high school students coming from seven different high schools in the Waterloo region competed in the categories grammar, audiovisual understanding and oral competency.
Besides working hard when completing the obligatory contest components students enjoyed exploring the possibilities of the Department of Languages and Literatures. Like every year, some of them will return as Laurier students in the Fall.
The deserving winners are:
Regular Category: Kemal Koyu from Bluevale Collegiate
Advanced Category: Franziska Kallweit from Concordia German Language School School Trophy: Bluevale Collegiate (teacher: Linda Jung)
High cash prizes for all the top ranking students will be awarded by the German-Canadian Business and Professional Association of Kitchener-Waterloo in October.
A special thank you to Dr. Alexandra Zimmermann, for all her hard work and dedication for making this anuual event such a great success.