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Exams at the ENS

Back in December, before my adventures in the British Isles, I had to “validate” my courses. Often in France, there are no mid-term exams or assignments throughout the semester. You only get one mark for the entire course and it … Continue reading

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A Dramatic Trip through Barcelona

Danielle is studying at the Alliance Fran├žaise and acts as an au pair to two girls who live just outside of Lyon. One day she and a new friend decided to eat at the ENS de Lyon cafeteria. They were … Continue reading

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Body Language

“Body language is a form of mental and physical ability of human non-verbal communication, which consists of body posture, gestures, facial expressions, and eye movements. Humans send and interpret such signals almost entirely subconsciously.” – Wikipedia, “Body language” Between 60-70% … Continue reading

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Oot and Aboot- An International Picnic in Lyon

Bonjour ! My name is Tessa and I’m in my fifth year of Concurrent Education for French Studies (Intermediate/Senior). I took an extra year so that I could do some French literature credits in France and am currently attending Ecole … Continue reading

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