French Cultural Events
Learn French culture outside the classroom!
Dates and events updated regularly.
Six CSB/SJU French 311 students attend a talk at the Alliance Française.
La Table Française / French Table
Become more acquainted with the French culture while practicing your language skills with other French students in a relaxed environment. Casual conversation over dinner. Très civilisée!
Tuesdays (dates below) • 5:30-6:30 PM
Alternating between the Refectory (SJU) & Gorecki Dining Hall (CSB) on the following dates:
9/10 (CSB); 9/24 (SJU); 10/8 (CSB); 10/22 (SJU); 11/5 (CSB); 11/19 (SJU); 12/3 (CSB)
Look for the French flag!
Soirée film / French Film Night
All films start at 7:00 PM and feature English subtitles.
- September 10 - "Vatel" (2000) - Richarda N16/17, CSB
- October 16 - TBD - SJU
- November 13 - TBD - CSB
Alsatian (Franco/Germanic) Friendship Celebration - TBA
A collaboration between French Cultural Events and German Club featuring cultural foods and activities.
French Mass and Carols
This year's French mass will be on December 8th at 3:00 PM in the Sacred Heart Chapel at Saint Benedict's Monastery, followed by Carols in French at 4:00 PM in the Gathering Place. All are welcome!
Festival Lyrique - April 23, 2020 in HCC Alum Hall (CSB)
Our flagship event of the year. All are welcome--students, faculty, staff, monastics, community members. Recite a poem, sing a song (original or learned), or perform a skit--whatever you choose--in French!
RSVP to [email protected] if interested in performing.
Celebrating Scholarship & Creativity Day - April 23, 2020
The Department of Languages and Cultures invites you to attend our students' senior capstone research presentations.
French Game Night