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MEET THE BLOG EDITOR

Natalie Gindraux, the Italian student assistant, is a senior at the University of Minnesota with a major in the FRIT (French & Italian) department. She has a passion for both languages and a deep love for her rabbit named Truffles.

MEET THE NEWSLETTER EDITOR

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Alyssa Benson, the French student assistant, is a third year student at the University of Minnesota pursuing a double major in French and Communication Studies. She has been studying French language and culture since the eighth grade, when she first discovered her passion for French literature. Alyssa’s other interests include playing the flute, dance, and creative writing. This year, Alyssa is excited to help bring French culture to campus, and to host the weekly French conversation group.

DEPARTMENT CONTACTS

The main office is located in 314 Folwell Hall.