Texas State French Program
May 5, 2019
Congratulations to Megan L. Mall who was inducted into the French National Honor Society at last night's French Club “Repas,” hosted by Dr. Forrest. We also wish graduating French Club president, Jonathan Koenig, good fortune in his future endeavors! Pi Delta Phi, the French National Honor Society, Epsilon Tau Chapter, recognizes outstanding scholarship in the French language and Francophone literatures, strives to increase the knowledge of and appreciation for the cultural contributions of the French-speaking world, and encourages French and francophone cultural activities in the United States. The French Club (Le Cercle Français) is a vibrant group of students that works hard to connect and enlighten students interested in the language and culture of France and Francophone countries and to celebrate and promote French culture at our University.
February 15, 2018
Congratulations to recent graduate in French, Ms. Gaby O'Connor, who has been accepted into the University of Texas at Austin's Iberian and Latin American Languages and Culture graduate program. She will pursue a PhD in Linguistics.
December 5, 2018
The Acting French class of Fall 2018 presented a greatly abridged and exuberantly performed version of Alfred Jarry’s Ubu roi. Ubu, le fou also featured light musical entertainment in the finale.
December 1, 2018
Modern Languages faculty and French Honor Society Advisor Dr. Di Mauro-Jackson congratulate French major, Ms. Marisa Luna, who was inducted into the National French Honor Society Pi Delta Phi on December 1, 2018 in recognition of her outstanding scholarship in French language and Francophone literature. The ceremony took place during the French Club's "Repas." Among the attendees were Dr. Jennifer Forrest, Dr. Carole Martin, and Dr. Valérie Masson as well as all the French Club officers and members. Merci à tous!
October 15, 2018 - January 15, 2019
It is time to apply for the TAPIF (Teaching Assistant Program in France)! Work in France or French overseas departments teaching English to French students. The application period for Fall 2019 is from October 15, 2018 through January 15, 2019. Details available in the flyers below.
October 9, 2018
Students from Dr. Maria-Luisa Gómez's French 1420 classes recited a poem by French poet Jacques Prévert at the Festival de Poesía - Poetry Festival.
September 11, 2018
The French Faculty congratulate recent graduate Nicolas Trevino who was accepted into the TAPIF program. He will be a language assistant through the Académie de Poitiers, assisting instructors from October 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019 at the Lycée Marguerite de Valois and at the Collège René Cassin in the towns of Angoulême and Gond-Pontouvre, respectively.
Congratulations to recent graduate Carissa Harris, who was accepted into the TAPIF (Teaching Assistant Program in France) program. She will be going to the island of Martinique for the academic year 2018-2019.
April 23, 2018
The Department of Modern Languages awarded The Elizabeth Topper Nash Scholarship to French Major Broderick Turner.
April 23, 2018
The Texas State French Program congratulates Gabriela O'Connor, who received the College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award and the Outstanding Undergraduate Student in Modern Languages Award.
April 20, 2018
Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Forrest and Dr. Peter Golato whom the Alpha Chi National Honor Society recognized as Favorite Professors for 2018.
October 15, 2017 - January 15, 2018
It is time to apply for the TAPIF (Teaching Assistant Program in France)! Work in France or French overseas departments teaching English to French students. The application period for Fall 2018 is from October 15, 2017 through January 15, 2018. Details available in the flyers below.