Meet the Fulbrights

HWS and the Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program have continued a longstanding partnership this year, with the Colleges currently hosting four teaching assistants from around the world. At HWS, the FLTAs share their native language and experiences through seminar classes, weekly conversation groups and engagement in student cultural organizations. Hiba Amro, from Amman, Jordan, ha...  More >>

Excellence in French

The French and Francophone Studies Department has established an Excellence in French Certificate that recognizes students for their outstanding accomplishments in their French and Francophone Studies major. "We designed this certificate so that excellent students in French can aspire to real recognition and use it as part of their professional profile," says Professor of French and Francophone S...  More >>

Gallouët Publishes Essay on Marivaux

An essay by Catherine Gallouët, dean of William Smith College and professor of French and Francophone studies, was recently published in Marivaux entre les genres: le corps, la parole, l'intrigue, edited by Mathieu Brunet and Revue Malice. Her essay, "Entre cour et jardin: le romanesque de Marivaux," is part of a project on the rhetoric of the novel in the 18th century and focuses on the work of ...  More >>

Tournées Film Festival at The Smith

Now in its fourth season and exploring topics from relationships to religion, the Tournées Film Festival will be hosted by the Hobart and William Smith Colleges French and Francophone Studies Department at the Smith Center for the Arts in downtown Geneva. Co-organized by French and Francophone Studies Postdoctoral Fellow Jennifer Cazenave and Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies ...  More >>

Chibnall '15 Awarded Fulbright to France

Cydney Chibnall '15 has been selected for a prestigious 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to France, a highly prized honor that will give her the chance to work abroad as an English teaching assistant. During each of the past three years, more than 150 applicants have vied for the six teaching grants available annually in France. Known for being especially competitive, the Fulbright Program is...  More >>



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