ES Alumni Colloquia

The ES Alumni Colloquia take place in late August. They are aimed especially at Gymnasium teachers, but of course open to all former students.

Members of the Alumni Chapter English Studies can attend the ES Alumni Colloquia free of charge. For non-members, the fee is CHF 100.-

Note: All fees and donations will go to the ES Alumni Student Fund.

ES Alumni Colloquia 2017

The ES Alumni Colloquia 2017 will take place on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 (at the English Department, Plattenstrasse 47).

Those wishing to participate can register via email (by Tuesday, August 8, 2017). Note: places are limited!

The ES Alumni Colloquia are free of charge for members of the Alumni Chapter English Studies. (To join the Alumni Chapter English Studies, go to

The ES Alumni Colloquia are also open to non-Alumni (registration fee: CHF 100.-).

Late registration is possible, but costs an additional CHF 50.- (for both Alumni Chapter members and non-Alumni).

6.30 p.m. Welcome
6.45 p.m. Session 1

Elena Callegaro, M.A.

"Corpus Linguistics as a Tool for Learning and Teaching"

7.45 p.m. Break
8.00 p.m Session 2

Prof. Dr. Ana Sobral & Hannah Schoch, M.A.

"From the Founding Fathers to Obama: Teaching American History through the Hip Hop Musical Hamilton"

9.00 p.m. Drinks reception (with members of the Fachverein Anglistik FAVA)