German diplomat to speak

Monday February 28 2011

 

Dr. Hans-Ulrich von Schroeter, deputy director of the German Information Center, German Embassy in Washington, D.C., will be on campus Wednesday, March 2, to present a lecture on "Multicultural Germany." The lecture will begin at 7 p.m. in Hopwood Auditorium and is an extension of LC's German Film Festival held in November. The event is free and open to the public.

A native of Saarlouis, Germany, Dr. Schroeter holds a doctorate in law from the Universität Osnabrück. He entered the German Foreign Service (Auswärtiges Amt) in 1996 and held posts in Germany, Brazil, and Angola before joining the Germany Embassy in July of 2009.