MEUCE French Week: Nov. 1-21

Event information
Venue:FIU - SIPA 125 - GC 140 - GC 150 - GL 156


FRENCH WEEK: November 1-21, 2013

During French Week - Nov. 1-21, in collaboration with Le Cercle Francais/Pi Delta Phi, the Modern Languages Department, the Council for Students Organizations (CSO), the Frost Art Museum, the Consulate General of France, the France Florida Foundation for the Arts, Red Chemistry, Inc., The French American Chamber of Commerce of Florida, the MEUCE will be organizing different events at FIU:

  • Cultural events
  • French exhibitions
  • Film screenings
  • French Music
  • Conferences/Roundtables


  • Friday, November 1st - 9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. - SIPA 125 Business Relations Between France, the US and Florida" by Hélène Conway-Mouret, Minister Delegate for French Nationals Abroad, attached to the French Minister of Foreign Affairs. Organized by MEUCE


  • Sunday, November 17 - 7:30 p.m. - Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center-Concert French Baroque Music Keyboard Arts Series: “Last Year at Marienbad” with Stuart-Ivanov Duo Organized by FIU School of Music


  • Tuesday, Nov. 5 - 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m - Frost Art Museum "A tour of the Frost Art Museum" ( in French) Organized by Le Cercle Français and the Pi Delta Phi, FIU Modern Languages

Films Screening

  • Monday, Nov. 4 - 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. - GC 150: "La Rafle" Organized by MEUCE
  • Monday, Nov. 4 - 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - GC 140: "Un Long Dimanche de Fiancailles"
  • Thursday, Nov.7 - 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - GC 150: " French Short Film Series" Organized by Le Cercle Français and the Pi Delta Phi, FIU Modern Languages, in collaboration with Red Chemistry, Inc. and the Festival du Cinéma Européen

Films on screen :

  • Sans Tambour ni Trompettes by Zoe Gabillet 9min58
  • La coccinelle et la souris by Francois Barbier 10min55
  • Dripped by Leo Verrier 8min
  • Chateau Mouton Rotschild by Louis Aubert 15min55
  • I am watching over you by Elodie Fiabane, 18 min


  • Friday, Nov. 8 - 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m - Frost Art Museum Conference Room Cultural Awareness Workshop: Obesity in France Organized by Le Cercle Français and the Pi Delta Phi, FIU Modern Languages


  • Thursday, Nov. 21 - 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - GL 156 CONVERSATIONS ON EUROPE: “France as a Global Leader” (in French) Organized by MEUCE

For detailed program, click here

Sponsored by: The Consulate General of France in Miami,The French American Chamber of Commerce, The Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence, The European Studies Program, Le Cercle Francais and the Pi Delta Phi, FIU Modern Languages Department, The Europe Student Association, The Council for Students Organizations, Red Chemistry, Inc, FIU School of Music

“French Weeks Miami”, launched by the French-American Chamber of Commerce and organized in partnership with the Consulate General of France, is an amazing initiative. From October 24th through November 15th, “French Weeks Miami” includes various events, from cultural programs to social and economic networking, strengthening ties between many local and international partners such as the universities, museums and art galleries, festivals, economic organizations, cities, associations and schools. For more information on the program, go to . FIU is proud to be part of this event.