Marybeth Nevins, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, “Maidu Language Creation Stories in a Shared Californian Landscape.”
Wednesday, April 8, 4:30 p.m. (will be held in Mead Chapel)
Jeff Buettner, Department of Music, with College Chaplains Laurie Jordan, Ira Schiffer, Naila Baloch and Beau Scurich, “One City, Three Faiths, Four Chaplains and a Choir.”
Wednesday, April 22, 4:30 p.m.
Jon Isham, Department of Economics, “Social Entrepreneurship in the Liberal Arts: Promise and Pitfalls.”
For location information go here.
AFFILIATE ARTISTS 2014 - 2015
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Internships in France
If you are an American citizen between the ages of 20 and 30 with a proficiency in French and an interest in education, then the Teaching Assistant Program in France is for you!
· Spend 7-9 months in France with a stipend
· Master the French language through linguistic immersion
· Acquire valuable teaching experience
· Gain privileged insights into contemporary France
For more information, please visit the website
Grant for travel to France
Each year the French Cultural Services in the United States offer 50 Youth International Meetings grants to young French-speaking Americans that allow them to discover a region of France and to attend a major cultural event. All expenses (accommodation, meals, activities) are covered by the French Embassy, including the round trip airfare to Paris.
This year, applicants from New England (less Connecticut) will have the possibility to travel to Avignon during the town's world renowned theater festival.
Who can participate?
Participants must be between 18 and 25 years old at the time of entry into France. Participants must have an interest in French culture and proficiency in French.
With French, you can:
- communicate with French speakers around the world: French is an official language in 32 countries and governments and is spoken by over 200 million people.
- find careers in many areas, including banking and finance, tourism, international trade.
- appreciate French and francophone culture and its impact on literature, philosophy, cuisine, fashion, and the arts.
French School Blog
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French School Weekly Newsletters Back to 2006
French School Photos (good quality) Plus Middlebury at Mills Photos
French School Videos: dances, concerts, ceremonies, etc.