MAY 11, 2016

Clara Orban, DePaul University Professor, is awarded Chevalier of the Palmes Académiques

By Laurence Geannopulos

Consul General of France, Vincent Floreani presented in a ceremony the distinction of Knight of the Palmes Académiques to Clara Orban, Professor of French and Italian at DePaul University on May 6, 2016.

MAY 10, 2016

A Choreographic Exploration of le commerce triangulaire

By HIGHER EDUCATION NY

A Choreographic Exploration of le commerce triangulaire is a student-led dance project supported by the French Embassy that uses French texts as the basis for creating movement and introducing new audiences to French culture and history.

APRIL 12, 2016

Transatlantic Friendship & Mobility Initiative: Second Bilateral Seminar Held in Paris

By HIGHER EDUCATION NY

The Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Intitiative, a joint declaration made on May 13, 2014 by the U.S.

APRIL 7, 2016

Opening of the FACC Foundation 2016-2017 Business Student Scholarship Program

By HIGHER EDUCATION NY

French-American Chamber of Commerce Foundation Launches 2016-2017 Serge Bellanger Business Student Scholarship Application Process

APRIL 1, 2016

France on Campus Award Winning Teams Launch Projects at US Universities

By Solene Vilchien

French and francophone culture is thriving on U.S. university campuses with the help of the new, nation-wide France on Campus Award, launched in 2015. Georgia Southern University was one of the top-ten awarded campuses. The French Honor Society – Pi Delta Phi at GSU applied and won this award with their project called The French Press – The Responsibility of Freedom of Speech.

MARCH 24, 2016

France on Campus Award Winning Teams Launch Projects at U.S. Universities

By French Culture

Student organizations that have won France on Campus Awards are beginning to launch their projects, which explore and promote French culture in new and creative ways.

DECEMBER 18, 2015

Call for applications: Jean and Marie-Louise Dufrenoy Scholarships (2016-2017)

By French Culture

Each year the Jean et Marie-Louise Dufrenoy scholarships enable two American students in the sciences (mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, medecine, geology, botany) or in technology (engineering, computer s

DECEMBER 18, 2015

Call for applications: Jeanne Marandon Fellowships (2016-2017)

By French Culture

Candidates must be U.S.

DECEMBER 10, 2015

Call For Applications: CIRHUS Fellowships 2016-2017

By Camille Peretz

Through CIRHUS, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) offers several fellowships for NYU faculty and post-docs wishing to spend up to three months in France for research purposes or academic cooperation, starting March 2016. These fellowships are intended to promote collaboration between NYU and CNRS researchers in the humanities and social sciences in the three research areas covered by CIRHUS.

NOVEMBER 30, 2015

COP21 Global Student Climate Leadership Commitment

By French Culture

Just weeks before the kickoff of COP21 in Paris, in partnership with with Lycée Français de New York and the Green Schools Alliance (GSA), a group of bilingual high school students came together at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York within the framework of Festival Albertine 2015 to discuss important issues surrounding global climate change. Joined by world-renowned experts from the field, the students eloquently expressed their perspectives before an audience of spectators.

NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Call for papers: "Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World" conference

By French Culture

The Traces and Memories of Slavery in the Atlantic World conference sets out to interrogate how descendants reconstruct the history of their ancestors when transatlantic slavery is one of the variables of the memorial process.

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