Loyola University Chicago

College of Arts & Sciences

German Studies Faculty Wins Major Award

German Studies Faculty Wins Major Award

Professor and Director of German Studies, Reinhard Andress received the German American Friendship Award. This prestigious award is given twice per year by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Washington, Emily Haber, in a small ceremony at the General Consulate of the Federal Republic of Germany in Chicago.

The award citation was based on work to finding and restoring the “Glory of Germania," a large ceramic mural of more than 1,000 tiles depicting the goddess Germania.