Regular Campus Activities

The French language assistant, and the French Club host many activities for the French program at Pacific. Here is an overview of some of these events. If you would like to become a member of the French Club (it's free!), please contact Prof. Jeanne-Sarah de Larquier at jdelarquier@pacificu.edu:

ACTIVITIES

MEETING TIME AND LOCATION

DESCRIPTIONS

La Table Française

(French Conversation Hour)

Tuesdays (recommended for 102 and 200 level)

from 12 Noon to 1:00pm in the Center for Languages and International Collaboration (CLIC) located in Scott Hall.

Fridays (recommended for 200 and 300 level) from 3:30pm to 4:30pm, also in the CLIC.

Relaxed discussions at all levels with our French language assistant, Sabine Belin. Email:sabine.belin@pacificu.edu

FRENCH SPOKEN ONLY

N.B. : You are welcome on either day, but encouraged to follow level recommendation if your schedule allows it.

Le Club de Français

(French Club)

Dates and times vary to accomodate special events. Feel free to contact , Christopher Hugon (hugo6739@pacificu.edu) or Sabine at any time for more information, but please copy me on any emails to keep me in the loop. Thanks.

Everyone is welcome, and English may be spoken. The French Club meets mostly to have fun and explore French culture through a variety of events. Events will include but not be limited to: an organized dinner at a French restaurant in Portland, (you get to experience French food for less as the French Club picks up part of the tab!); two cooking classes taught by Sabine (book your spot with Sabine as the kitchen holds 12 max); etc.

 

Les Soirées Françaises

(French nights)

Every Monday from 6:00 to 8:00pm with the language assistant.

Meets in the CLIC (Scott Hall). Keep an eye out for Sabine’s emails who will notify you in advance of the events and potential change of location when needed. (cooking classes may be done either at her appartment or in a specified location)

Similar to French Club meetings but this time ONLY FRENCH IS SPOKEN. Play French Scrabble, Monopoly, Pictionary, Taboo, Topword ; watch French movies ; cook, eat, dance, listen to music, etc. Sometimes French nights are organized in conjunction with the French Club.

Other events

Will vary. Please note that movie rentals do not qualify as a French activity.

However, you need to get approval from your professor prior to attending the event, and be able to provide proof of attendance (such as event ticket or receipt).

 

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