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    L'Année de la France Kick-off: Welcome Session for Students

    Wednesday, 17 October, 2018 - 16:30 to Wednesday, 17 October, 2018 - 18:30
    Campus: Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus
    Building D
    D2.01 promotiezaal
    Welcome event

    This year the French embassy in collaboration with VUB, is organizing  “L'Année de la France”. VUB puts the spotlight on France and French culture throughout the academic year.

    The French Embassy, ACTO Language Centre, Faculty of Arts an Philosophy and the International Relations office (IRMO) gladly invite you to this Kick-Off event for students!

    Have you just arrived at the VUB? Do you have the French nationality? Are you looking for a local VUB buddy?

    Or, are you a VUB student passionate about France and want to befriend an international French student?

    Then definitely join us on 17 October to meet your buddy and find out what else is happening during L’Année de la France!


    Location: VUB Brussels Humanities, Sciences & engineering campus, Building D, Promotiezaal D2.01

    When: Wednesday 17 October – 16:30–18:30


    16:30 – 16:45     Meet the French Embassy & VUB’s International Relations office
    16:45 – 17:15     The French year at VUB: what’s in it for me? How can I participate? (Prof. Acke, Faculty of Arts & Philosophy and the French Embassy)

    17:15 – 17:30     The tailor-made buddy system explained (ACTO Language Centre)
    17:30 – 18:30     Welcome drink and buddy get-together (organised by Faculty of Arts & Philosophy)

    The French Embassy will also have a booth at the VUB Go Abroad fair on 17 October at the Study Guidance Centre, so drop by and find out what is offer in terms of going international.

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