Esprit français

The Esprit français cultural series is a way for all Valpo French students to connect with one another and with native speakers on campus.

Printemps 2020

Goûter Conversation Hour, hosted by the Cercle français

Dates to be announced in early spring!
Enjoy some French conversation, along with a snack.  All French speakers of all levels are welcome!

Film: L’Atelier

Friday, Jan. 24, 7 pm, Neils Science Center 234
Part of the International Film Festival

Global Kahoot!

Tuesday, Feb. 11, 6:30, Union, Brown and Gold
Team Trivia on World Languages and Cultures

Foire aux fromages

Monday, Feb. 24, 6:30 pm, LRC
Cheese festival — an annual tradition!

Humanities in 5

Wednesday, March 18, 5:30 pm

Valpo@Work

Wednesday, April 8, 5:30 pm
World language alumni share their career path

Fête du théâtre et A haute voix

Thursday, April 9, 5:30 pm
Students perform a play and celebrate the spoken word en français

AUTOMNE 2019

Goûter Conversation Hour, hosted by the Cercle français

Monday, Sept. 2, LRC, 5 pm
Tuesday, Sept. 24, LRC, 5 pm
Monday, Oct. 7, LRC, 5 pm
Monday, Nov.18, LRC, 5 pm
Enjoy some French conversation, along with a snack.  All French speakers of all levels are welcome!

FÊTE D’OUVERTURE

Wednesday, August 28, 5:30 – 7 pm, German House
Open House for French students. There will be food!

FRENCH@VALPO

Tuesday, Sept. 10, 7 – 8 pm, LRC
Learn all about the French major, minor, and more. Dessert provided. 

WORLD LANGUAGE SPEAKATHON

Friday, Sept. 20, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm, Library, Community Room
Join the équipe française in this new conversation competition!

PICTURE NIGHT: FRANCE

Thursday, Sept. 26, 6 – 7 pm, LRC
Students returning from study abroad select just 3 photos to share their story from their time in France.

MEET OUR EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Monday, Oct. 21, 6 – 7 pm, LRC
Panel discussion with students from France

NATIONAL FRENCH WEEK

November 4 – 8
Stay tuned for a special activity organized by your French classmates

FRENCH BÛCHE DE NOËL

Tuesday, Dec. 2, evening (time TBA), LRC
Bake a traditional French bûche de Noël