To support research into and preservation of the heritage, history, traditions, and accomplishments
of the Volga Germans.
New Members of the Board of Academic Advisors
The Center for Volga German Studies at Concordia University is pleased to name four additional academics to its Board of Academic Advisors:
Mila Koretnikov, Ph.D., Lecturer of Cross-Cultural Communication, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft, Karlsruhe, Germany
René Krüger, Ph.D., Th.D., Professor of New Testament, Instituto Universitario ISEDET, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Otto Pohl, Ph.D., Lecturer of History, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana
Takeo Suzuki, Ph.D., Professor of Economics, Director of the Institute for Russian Studies, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan
2015 - Another Year of Celebrations
Check out the CVGS Exhibits & Events Link to find out what's happening around the world that involves the Center for Volga German Studies in 2015.
New German Origins Posted to the CVGS Website
Newly discovered German origins have been posted for the following Volga German families:
New Translations Available
Translation of the 1857 Census of Mariental has been completed.
Last updated 24 February 2015.