Saturday, May 30, 2015

8:00 am-5:30 pm
Conference Office
Room 1.070

9:00 am-10:30 am
Keynote Lecture
Sverker Sörlin (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm)
“Frost or Heat on Humanities and Social Sciences? Understanding the Climate Change in North American Knowledge Landscapes”
Chair: Ulfried Reichardt (Universität Mannheim)
Aula (University Auditorium)

10:30 am-11:00 am
Coffee Break

11:00 am-1:30 pm
GAAS Members’ Meeting
Aula (University Auditorium)

1:30-2:30 pm
Lunch Break
Teaching American Studies Lunch (Restaurant Bühne)
Diversity Lunch (Restaurant CassiusGarten)

2:30-5:30 pm
Parallel Workshops 9-16
Lecture Halls II-VI, XIII; Rooms 2.057, 2.062

3:00-4:00 pm
Coffee Break

5:30-7:00 pm
Info Session on Funding by DFG & GAAS
Room 2.057

8:00 pm
The North American Studies Program at 25:
Reception and (Birthday) Party
Säulenhalle, Brunnenhof, Café Unique