Study Abroad Group to Share Experiences from France

Students pose for a photograph next to a WWII monument

A group of Arkansas Tech University students that participated in a summer 2019 study abroad immersion program in Cannes, France, will share their experiences during a roundtable discussion on Thursday, Nov. 7.

The event will begin at 7 p.m. in the Techionery Theatre, 1502 N. El Paso Ave. in Russellville. A reception will follow. Admission to the discussion and reception is free and open to the public.

Jamie Burch of Hector, Hailey Falies of Dallas, Texas, Brianne Ramsey of Greers Ferry, Kendon Shook of Clarksville and Duane Young of Russellville are the ATU students who participated in the program at Campus International de Cannes in July.

They were led on their journey by Philippe Van Houtte, who serves as associate librarian at ATU’s Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center and visiting lecturer of French in the ATU Department of English and World Languages.

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