National French Week

National French Week will be held November 1-5, 2021. 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.

National French Week Flyer

2021 Events

Le Petit Déj!

  • Date  Monday, November 1, 2021
  • Time  10:00-10:50 am
  • Location  Dupont Plaza

FREN 101 will provide coffee, pastries, and games to kick off the week.

Nous parlons français

  • Date  Monday, November 1, 2021
  • Time  1:00-1:50 pm + all week viewing
  • Location  Davis Student Commons

FREN 201 will chalk the sidewalks in front of Davis Student Commons with flags from and facts aboud francophone countries.

Les Intouchables (2011)

  • Date  Thursday, November 4, 2021
  • Time  7:00 pm
  • Location  Netflix Party
Install the Teleparty extension for Chrome or Microsoft Edge and join us on Netflix for a synchronous showing of Les Intouchables. A Netflix account is required to attend!

French Short Film Fest

  • Date  Friday, November 5, 2021
  • Time  11-11:50 am
  • Location  Gooding Auditorium

Enjoy snacks and short films with FREN101.

La Cuisine française

  • Date  Friday, November 5, 2021
  • Time  Lunch & Dinner regular hours
  • Location  Riverview Cafeteria

Thanks to the administrators and staff of JU Dining, a French-inspired menu will be served in the caf at both lunch and dinner. Bon appétit!

Le Meurtre n'est pas un jeu

  • Date  Wednesday, November 10, 2021
  • Time  7:00-8:30pm
  • Location  River House

Put on your detective cap and brush off your French conversational skills! You'll need to interview all of our shady suspects in order to discover qui a tué Alain Sassin? Food, fun, and prizes to be had.