JULY 5, 2012

Petit-Déjeuner with Cédric Villani at the French Embassy

By French Culture

On July 11, 2012, Antonin Baudry, the Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy, hosted the Friends of the Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques and 2010 Fields Medal recipient Cédric Villani. Over breakfast, Villani gave a presentation of his work to an enthusiastic audience. Mr. Baudry welcomed the guests with the following speech.

MARCH 30, 2012

New York University and Université Paris I Build Ties

By French Culture

On March 26th 2012, New York University and Université Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne signed an agreement strengthening ties between the two institutions. During the signing ceremony that took place at the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research in Paris, Presidents John Sexton and Jean-Claude Colliard, expressed their common goal to encourage the collaboration between their two universities.

JANUARY 1, 2012

France Honors Will Barnet

By French Culture

On January 19th, 2012, Antonin Baudry, Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy, conferred the insignia of Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters on Will Barnet, artist, painter, printmaker, and professor with the following speech.

MARCH 12, 2011

French Ambassador to the US François Delattre Speaks about Libya on CNN

By French Culture

François Delattre, newly appointed Ambassador to the United States, was interviewed March 23, 2011, about the cohesiveness of French/U.S. relations with respect to Libya on Piers Morgan Tonight (CNN). Are our two countries in collaboration or conflict as we respond to the crisis?