During the Semaine de la francophonie¸ York University’s Glendon Campus is hosting a special day where Grades 10 through 12 students from French-language schools and Immersion programs will participate in interactive workshops offered exclusively in French. This is an excellent opportunity for your students to immerse themselves in Francophone culture. Save the date today and begin coordinating with your schools to come to Glendon on March 27th for half or full-day programming. Please select and register for the workshops from the list below.
***Please be advised that all activities, workshops and interactions during le Forum will take place exclusively in French.***
March 27th, 2018
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
York University, Glendon Campus
2275, Bayview Ave. Toronto
Have you heard of Synapse Santé? It’s a project that touches on one of the most important aspects of day to day life: your health! This workshop aims at developing young leaders in health while exploring new technologies and developments in prevention, specifically reflecting on the health needs of the Franco-Ontarian community. 2 workshops available (9:00 to 11:00 and 1:00 to 3:00) each limited to 20 places, register now !
The Francophone theatre group “Les Improbables” are back at Glendon, this time offering a dynamic workshop that will give participants an introduction to improv! Join them for an energetic and hands on learning experience.
2 whorkshops available : 9:00 to 12:00 and 1:00 to 4:00.
MAJ is a contest for students in grades 10, 11 and 12, to design a mobile application or video game that will help young Francophone immigrants integrate and adapt to life in Toronto. The winning team will receive a prize and their application or game will be presented to the City of Toronto. Limited to 5 teams of 5 participants each. Register today!
To learn more: https://www.glendon.yorku.ca/research/maj2018/
Everyone knows how to use Wikipedia, but do you know how to be an active contributor? This 3-hour workshop aims to help you start producing and editing content on Wikipedia, focusing on improving and contributing to French-language articles. 2 workshops available (9:00 – 12:00 and 1:00 – 4:00), each limited to 10 places ! Register today !!
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