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Soirée Crêpes At The Maison Française
Start of new academic year for all French students in all French classes. Though this doesn't count for co-curricular credit, it is recommended and it a lot of fun!
Friday, September 11
Hope College French Film Festival
Join us October 14- 15, and November 2- 3 for a series of contemporary French films being shown as part of the Hope College French Film Festival! All films are FREE and $4 for the general public, and include a post-screening discussion with members of the Hope faculty. Note that all films are in French, but will include English subtitles. Please view a minimum of one film; a second film will give you 5 extra credits or bonus points.
Wednesday, October 14,
Drama. Film by Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne- Belgium
Monday, November 2,
A 2010 French film directed
by Roselyne Bosch and produced by Alain Goldman. Based on
the true story of a young Jewish boy, the film depicts the Vel'd'Hiv Roundup
(Rafle du Vel' d'Hiv), the mass arrest of Jews by French police who were Nazi accomplices in Paris in July 1942.
*The Film Festival Committee gratefully acknowledges the support of the following sponsors that made this festival possible: Hope College Cultural Affairs Committee, the Office of Multicultural Life and International Education, the Office of Events and Conferences, the Phelps Scholars Program, as well as the departments of Modern and Classical Languages, Political Science, International Studies, and History.
Wednesday, September 30
Tuesday, October 13
Wednesday, October 7
Wednesday, October 21
Thursday, October 29
For French 250 and upwards, beginning Sept. 8, practice French conversation every Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00pm at Lemonjello's Coffee (61 E. 9th Street). Immerse yourself in the French "café culture"...buy a cup of coffee, and join at a reserved table!
*Note that while the Pause-Café does not count for co-curricular credit, any students currently enrolled in a French course can still receive 1 bonus point toward their course grade for each time they attend (up to 5 extra or bonus points)
FRENCH CINÉ-CLUB (voir les annonces sur le site français : http://www.hope.edu/academic/language/french/events.html)
Films from the French ciné-club (In French without English subtitles) will also earn co-curricular credits. For students from the F201 level and up.