On February 18th, in the room ET-122, a small excursion to poetic Poland took place with the assistance of candidate of technical sciences, associate professor of the Department of Electronics and Computer Technology and teacher of the Latin language - Oleksandr Kobyakov. The head of students’ club of linguistic and cultural studies "Travel Office" Olena Nazarenko gathered future translators to immerse into the world of magic Poland.
From personal experience Oleksandr Mykolaiovych told about the most beautiful cities, the best universities and the most prominent people of this country.

 Dear friends!
Students’ club of linguistic and cultural studies “Travel Office” at Translation Training Center “LinguoStar” of the Department of Germanic Philology of Sumy State University makes you a new appointment on February, 19th in the lecture room ET-216 at 12.45!
Let’s travel to the USA!
Every interested person can get more free information concerning university education in the USA, specification of American English and different peculiarities of living abroad.

 The Senior Lecturer of the Department of Germanic Philology, Alla Krasulia , Lecturer Olena Nazarenko and a sophomore Mariia Hartsunova joined an initiative meeting with a Peace Corps Volunteer Ms. Morgan Campbell (USA). The meeting was organized by the Faculty of Teacher Training, SumDU. The purpose was to arrange English Speaking Club for lecturers of Sumy State University to improve their speaking English skills.

Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Higher School of Ukraine, Doctor of Philology, Professor of the Department of Germanic Philology Svitlana Shvachko  received a diploma for the significant contribution to the development of scientific schools in the field of philology from the President of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine, academician of NAS of Ukraine, academician of the National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine Vasyl Kremen.
The staff of the department sincerely congratulates Svitlana Oleksiivna and wishes her further scientific and creative achievements, good health and inspiration!!!

During January 2020, lecturers of the Department of Germanic Philology actively worked as members of the jury during the 3rd (regional) level of All-Ukrainian pupil academic competitions in English and German, which were held at the Sumy Regional Institute of Postgraduate Education.
Associate Professor of the Department of Germanic Philology Halyna Chulanova and lecturer Olena Nazarenko were members of the jury of the academic competition in English.
The works of academic competitions in German were evaluated by Associate Professor Diana Movchan and Senior Lecturer Antonina Chepeliuk.

On January 24th at the Department of Germanic Philology   were awarded diplomas to the Master students who studied under the extramural program Master in Philology

On January, 14th the Head of the Department of Germanic Philology, Professor Iryna Kobyakova in the presence of the Dean of the Faculty FPSC, Associate Professor Olena Sushkova, lecturers and the staff of the department made an annual report on the work of the Department of Germanic Philology in the year 2019.

In her report Iryna Karpivna emphasized the achievements and successes of the Department, highly estimated students’ and lecturers’ work in the research field and in the area of promoting the Department in the world, noted that our students and graduates are demanded among Ukrainian and foreign employers, admitted some drawbacks in the working results, mentioned plans and outlooks for the year 2020.

Teachers of Sumy comprehensive schools have visited SumDU and the Department of Germanic Philology .

Implementing occupational guidance for prospective students, lecturers of the Department Olena Nazarenko and Larysa Hartsunova organized an excursion for teachers, told about advantages of studying and having advanced training, represented educational opportunities provided by Translation Training and Resource Center «LinguoStar» for teachers and future students.

We invite you to participate in Х Ukrainian Students’ Scientific Conference "Translation Innovations",

organised by theDepartment of Germanic Philology. The conference will be held on March 20-21.







Dear colleagues and students,

may the spirit of happiness of this wonderful time keep illuminating your heart

and fill your life with lots of joy!