French and Francophone Studies

French & Francophone Studies

The French and Francophone Studies department offers courses, which acknowledge the richness and diversity of French-speaking cultures. At HWS, students are encouraged to immerse themselves in French language and culture by participating in one of the study abroad programs offered through the Center for Global Education.

French & Francophone Studies NEWS

Martinez ’21 Named Defender of the Year

MartinezTwo members of the William Smith College soccer team were named All-Americans as announced by the website this afternoon. Junior defender Maialen Martinez was named the Defender of the Year and…
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Interning at The Brussels Times

Brussels-Uria-Sheila-002-2While studying abroad in Belgium, Shelia Uría Veliz ’21 completed an internship with The Brussels Times. A writing and rhetoric major with a concentration in journalism, Uría Veliz also enrolled…
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Three Herons Named Scholar All-East

2019-Scholar-All-Region-duThree members of the William Smith College soccer team were named to the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Scholar All-East Region teams. Seniors Emilie Sauvayre and Elizabeth Moore and junior Maialen Martinez were all selected…
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Tusin ’21 Interns at French Embassy

Tusin Adam-00004BAdam Tusin ’21 describes himself as a global citizen: born in California, he was raised in Singapore and has studied in France, Singapore and the U.S. That expansive world view…
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Degollado ’19 Receives Fellowship

Degollado Denzel copyDenzel Degollado ‘19 has received a fellowship through the Newman’s Own Foundation. He is placed at one of the Foundation’s grantees, Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO), a non-governmental organization based…
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