Rolf Schütte, German Consul General for the New England States in Boston, to Speak on German-Jewish Relations
- 2/26/2014 | 4:15 PM – 6:00 PM
- Location: Moulton Union, Lancaster Lounge
- Event Type: Lecture
- Sponsor: German
- Contact: Kate Flaherty
- - Open to the Public -
Rolf Schütte, German Consul General for the New England States in Boston, will speak on German-Jewish Relations, followed by a Q&A on the multitude of issues and perspectives affecting the primary subject of his talk.
While at Bowdoin, Mr. Schütte will also meet with students in German courses and members of the Bowdoin community.
Former diplomatic assignments abroad took Mr. Schütte to Moscow, Tel Aviv, the United Nations in New York, Rome, and San Francisco. He also held several positions in the German Foreign Office in Bonn and Berlin, and spent a sabbatical as a visiting scholar at American Jewish Committee in NYC, at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the Center for German and European Studies at Berkeley.
Offered in conjunction with the German Campus Weeks "Germany in Europe" sponsored by the German Information Center.