Monthly Archives: October 2014

Les Misérables symposium at the State Library of Victoria

Symposium: Around Les Misérables: people and spaces Discover the world that created Les Misérables in an afternoon symposium at the State Library of Victoria! A half-day symposium organised conjointly by the University of Melbourne and the State Library of Victoria will celebrate the

Les Misérables symposium at the State Library of Victoria

Symposium: Around Les Misérables: people and spaces Discover the world that created Les Misérables in an afternoon symposium at the State Library of Victoria! A half-day symposium organised conjointly by the University of Melbourne and the State Library of Victoria will celebrate the

French wine: from Bordeaux to Melbourne

Whether you’re into deep, rich reds or light, crisp whites, chances are if you appreciate wine, you appreciate French wine in particular. Some of the greatest wine regions in the world are in France, including the Loire Valley, Côte du

French wine: from Bordeaux to Melbourne

Whether you’re into deep, rich reds or light, crisp whites, chances are if you appreciate wine, you appreciate French wine in particular. Some of the greatest wine regions in the world are in France, including the Loire Valley, Côte du

Links we love

Each week we share five links which help keep us connected to the world of French, study, travel and francophile Melbourne life. Check in every Monday morning (Melbourne time) for more. 1. Those preparing to study in French need to

Links we love

Each week we share five links which help keep us connected to the world of French, study, travel and francophile Melbourne life. Check in every Monday morning (Melbourne time) for more. 1. Those preparing to study in French need to

Links we love

Each week we share five links which help keep us connected to the world of French, study, travel and francophile Melbourne life. Check in every Monday morning (Melbourne time) for more. 1. There are lots of scrumptious French restaurants in

Links we love

Each week we share five links which help keep us connected to the world of French, study, travel and francophile Melbourne life. Check in every Monday morning (Melbourne time) for more. 1. There are lots of scrumptious French restaurants in

What French means for me: Ilaria O’Brien

Our October guest blogger, University of Melbourne student Ilaria O’Brien, shares her personal experience of learning French in Melbourne and of living in France.  In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines, Lived twelve little girls in

What French means for me: Ilaria O’Brien

Our October guest blogger, University of Melbourne student Ilaria O’Brien, shares her personal experience of learning French in Melbourne and of living in France.  In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines, Lived twelve little girls in

French Assistantship applications now open

Applications for the Language Assistantship Program in France and its overseas departments (Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Guyana and La Réunion) are now open for 2015! This is an invaluable experience for students who love Francophone travel, want to improve their French

French Assistantship applications now open

Applications for the Language Assistantship Program in France and its overseas departments (Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Guyana and La Réunion) are now open for 2015! This is an invaluable experience for students who love Francophone travel, want to improve their French

National Gallery of Victoria recruiting volunteers

Melbournian art lovers: The National Gallery of Victoria in Central Melbourne is recruiting voluntary guides to commence training in 2015! The NGV has a stunning collection of art from all over the world, including an exceptional French collection, not least works

National Gallery of Victoria recruiting volunteers

Melbournian art lovers: The National Gallery of Victoria in Central Melbourne is recruiting voluntary guides to commence training in 2015! The NGV has a stunning collection of art from all over the world, including an exceptional French collection, not least works

Links we love

Each week we share five links which help keep us connected to the world of French, study, travel and francophile Melbourne life. Check in every Monday morning (Melbourne time) for more. 1. My French Life is a French culture magazine based

Links we love

Each week we share five links which help keep us connected to the world of French, study, travel and francophile Melbourne life. Check in every Monday morning (Melbourne time) for more. 1. My French Life is a French culture magazine based

Take the French-language accents quiz for research

The Cité des sciences et de l’industrie de La Villette in Paris needs your help! Take this quiz to identify different French and Francophone accents. It’s fun and will contribute to important research, plus your knowledge of French-language accents. To

Take the French-language accents quiz for research

The Cité des sciences et de l’industrie de La Villette in Paris needs your help! Take this quiz to identify different French and Francophone accents. It’s fun and will contribute to important research, plus your knowledge of French-language accents. To

Intensive study abroad subject to New Caledonia

Magnifique: the University of Melbourne French department is running an intensive study abroad subject in New Caledonia next July! Hurry, only 20 places are available. Come to the information session on Tuesday October 14 at 12.30pm in Babel 506 at the

Intensive study abroad subject to New Caledonia

Magnifique: the University of Melbourne French department is running an intensive study abroad subject in New Caledonia next July! Hurry, only 20 places are available. Come to the information session on Tuesday October 14 at 12.30pm in Babel 506 at the