The French are said to have a certain joie de vivre to them and to understand better that cultural aspect, French students at the College of Liberal Arts are taught to communicate in the language of France and to understand the people who do so as their first language. Temple students majoring, minoring or pursuing a certificate in French learn to effectively speak and write. They’re also immersed in the media and culture of France and are encouraged to study abroad and become global citizens. Wherever French students’, alumni’s and faculty member’s studies and travels take them, we’ll cover it here. Read the stories below and please contact us if you have a story of your own you think we should tell.