BA French

My BA in French made me the tech CEO I am today

June 28, 2019

My BA in French made me the tech CEO I am today “Not everything you need to succeed in business revolves around 1s and 0s.” Growing up, my family had a cottage on the border of Vermont and Quebec. During summers, we were immersed in French-Canadian culture—listening to Quebecois radio...



May 13, 2019

Watch our BuffVision Video--French primer with soccer team.

Shelby Eidel

'Take things outside your comfort zone'

May 10, 2019

Shelby Eidel, from Maryland, is majoring in integrative physiology and French. While Eidel has always known that she wanted to go into science, which she loves, she began taking French in middle school. She worried that if she didn’t keep studying French, she’d lose it. She started off minoring in...

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Raphaëlle Guidée Université de Poitiers - March 15

The Department of French and Italian presents “Avec les fantômes: la mémoire littéraire des catastrophes ” Raphaëlle Guidée Université de Poitiers Thursday, March 14 5:00 PM in HUMN 345 This event is free and open to the public

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Tavola italiana - March 5

Come find out how Italians celebrate "il Carnevale", what they eat and what happens in Italy on this day. Do you have Mardi Gras masks or accessories? Bring them! All levels are welcome. Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm in HLMS 145 - Vi aspettiamo!!

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Sadler Lecture - Stéphane Lojkine - MAR 1

Barbarity and Enlightenment Stéphane Lojkine of the Université Aix-Marseille Friday, March 1 st 5:00 PM in HUMN 135 Reception starts at 4:30pm The meaning of the French word barbare was deeply influenced during the Renaissance by the Humanist understanding of Barbarism as misuse of the Greek language. But it also...

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French Club Film - Feb 28

Join us forNetflix original film: Je Ne Suis Pas Un Homme Facile Thursday, February 28 5:00 pm in HUM 1B90 Shown in French with English subtitles. Light snacks provided.

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Arts & Humanities Alumni Panel on Careers - Feb 13th

February 13th 3:30-4:30pm UMC 247 Refreshments start at 3:15 pm Come hear how alumni from CU Boulder’s Arts & Humanities departments translated what they learned into meaningful careers in government, nonprofit management, business, and public health. Sponsored by Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts, Theatre & Dance, Philosophy, and Asian...

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Souleymane Bachir Diagne - FEB 7

Souleymane Bachir Diagne of Columbia University discusses his book Open to Reason: Muslim Philosophers in Conversation with the Western Tradition Thursday, February 7th 5:00 PM in Eaton Humanities 1B90 What does it mean to be a Muslim philosopher, or to philosophize in Islam? In Open to Reason, Souleymane Bachir Diagne...

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Bavardages - Every Wednesday

Speak French and Eat Snacks! Wednesdays 4-6pm Eaton Humanities 350