French Program at a Glance

The French Minor and French International Minor and Modern Language give you the opportunity to develop language proficiency while expanding your knowledge of Francophone cultures, literature, and film.



French Minor and International Minor start with HU 2273


French Conversation Hour

Café français is a French conversation group for all levels of French speakers that meets every Thursday from 5:00 to 6:00 pm in the HDMZ, Walker 120C.

Join us in a relaxed environment to practice and improve your conversation skills. Snacks and beverages are provided.

Students currently enrolled in French classes receive regular announcements about Café français meetings. If you aren’t enrolled in a class and don’t want to miss Café français, send an e-mail to Ramon Fonkoué ( and you will be added to the email list.

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Program Director

Dieter Adolphs

  • Associate Professor of German Language and Literature, Humanities
  • Modern Languages Program Director
(906) 487-3231
Walker 308