Both the Department of German and the German Club sponsor extracurricular opportunities focused on German language and culture.

German Club

Logo for Colgate German Club

This student organization cultivates awareness of German culture and customs by hosting a variety of entertaining activities and events throughout the semester. Contact us at or on Get Involved.

Foreign Language Program at Hamilton Central School

Colgate students sit and talk with small groups of elementary school students in a classroom

Colgate student coordinators and student volunteers, mentored by faculty advisers, design and teach German lessons to Hamilton Central School elementary students each semester as part of the Foreign Language Program at HCS, sponsored by the Keck Center for Language Study. Contact Jordan Hurt '24 or Charlotte Lawson '24 for more information or to participate.