Le Village Francophone is located in Tussey Residence Hall.
Le Village Francophone shares a newly renovated Global Commons dedicated for use by the residents of the Global Village. The Global Commons is located between Tussey and Terrace Halls and features a central large area for big group activities and presentations and smaller areas for studying, small group meetings, and film viewing. Technology will include cable reception to receive television channels from around the world in various languages. The large shared kitchen provides space for cooking. Global Village residents have their own refrigerator/freezer in a separate room with plenty of storage for plates, pots, silverware, etc., for their use. The Global Village Lounge, adjacent to the Global Commons, is a private dining and lounge area for residents to share meals in large or small groups, use the flat screen television, and make coffee and tea.
Community Expectations and Requirements:
The formal requirements for living in le Village Francophone include attending periodic meetings, actively participating in Global Village community activities, cultural events, attending house dinners, and speaking in French with fellow residents. Domestic student residents/non-native speakers of French must enroll in a French course for each semester of residence. All residents – domestic student residents and native speakers--must either take Language in Motion for credit or serve as a volunteer for Language in Motion for a minimum of one semester.Students must be beyond the French 210 level in order to be considered. Residency privileges may be revoked at any time if a resident does not adhere to the policies and requirements outlined above.