National French Week

Jacksonville University typically observes National French Week the first full week in November. All events are planned and executed by students currently enrolled in French courses at Jacksonville University. 

National French Week is an initiative of the American Association of Teachers of French.

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2022 Events

Morning Matinée

  • Date  Monday, October 31, 2022
  • Time  10:00-10:50 am
  • Location  Gooding Auditorium

Short film fest organized by FREN101.

Nous parlons français

  • Date  Monday, October 31, 2022
  • Time  1:00-1:50 pm + all week viewing
  • Location  Davis Student Commons

FREN 301 will chalk the sidewalks in front of Davis Student Commons with flags from and facts aboud francophone countries.

Crêpes and Trivia

  • Date  Wednesday, November 2, 2022
  • Time  11:00-11:50 am 
  • Location  Dupont Plaza
Join FREN101 for some tasty crêpes and challenge yourself to some fun trivia at the same time.

Pastries, Coffee, and Games

  • Date  Friday, November 4, 2022
  • Time  9:00-9:50 am
  • Location  Dupont Plaza

Enjoy pastries and pétanque with FREN201.

La Cuisine française

  • Date  Friday, November 4, 2022
  • Time  11:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Location  Riverview Cafeteria

Thanks to the administrators and staff of JU Dining, a French-inspired menu will be served in the caf at lunch, with everyone's favorite Canadian street food, Poutine, at the Sizzle Station. Bon appétit!

Pause café

  • Date  Friday, November 4, 2024
  • Time  2:30-3:30 pm
  • Location  Kinne Center, Starbucks overflow

Members of Phi Sigma Iota will be on hand to chat with you, tout en français! All levels welcome.

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