News- 2013

Press releases, articles, interviews, TV and radio broadcasts

November 19, 2013
Conférences sur le sécularisme et le nationalisme
 (archive not available)
Interview with Alain-G. Gagnon, Canada Research Chair in Quebec and Canadian Studies and professor at UQAM
CBC Radio, reported by Rick Cluff

November 1, 2013
35 ans plus tard (24:20)- Report on French Immersion Programs in BC
Including a brief interview with Keri Roberts, Faculty Associate, SFU PDP French Module
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Benoît Ferradini

September 10, 2013
L'université en français- Interview with Bettina Cenerelli, OFFA and French Cohort Program students
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Julie Carpentier

August 23, 2013
 2013 National Ambassador Youth Forum- Day 2 (click the CC button for English captions).
OFFA hosted French for the Future's NYAF

July 8, 2013
Les enseignants de français ont besoin de plus d'outils- Article interviewing Paule Desgroseilliers, recipient of the Dean of Graduate Studies Convocation Medal (2013) and graduate of the Doctorat in educational leadership (2012)
La Source

June 10, 2013
 "Paule Desgroseilliers receives Dean's Convocation Medal"
SFU Dean of Graduate Studies

June 8, 2013
Ms Danielle Arcand to receive the Napoléon Gareau Award
Fédération des francophones de la Colombie-Britannique (FFCB)

May 8, 2013
Pas facile d'assurer les langues officielles
Article about research by SFU's Rémi Léger, Department of Political Science, and Joseph Virassamy, FCP student
Découvrir - Le magazine de l'Acfas, journalist Laurence Houde-Roy

March 28, 2013
L'autofiction expliquée par l'auteur Alain Beaulieu (archive not available) 
Interview with Alain Beaulieu, author and director of the creative writing program, University Laval
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriame Fehmiu

March 26, 2013
Quel passé pour l'avenir? (archive not available)
Interview with Jocelyn Létourneau, Department of History, University Laval
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Marie Villeneuve

March 26, 2013
L'identité et les racines de l'histoire (archive not available)
Interview with Jocelyn Létourneau, Department of History, University Laval
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriame Fehmiu

March 21, 2013
Le ministre des Finances sera-t-il généreux avec Victoria? (archive not available)
Interview with Rémi Léger, Department of Political Science, SFU
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriame Fehmiu

March 20, 2013
Le français en C.-B. (28:22)- Forum sur La Francophonie
Guests: Rémi Léger, Anna Parkhomenka, Shadie Bourget, France-Emmanuelle Joly, Fikir Mengistu, Martin Talbot, Valérie Lecomte
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Julie Carpentier

March 20, 2013
L'identité francophone en évolution (archive not available)
Interview with Joseph Yvon Thériault, Department of Sociology, UQAM
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriame Fehmiu

March 18, 2013
"La particularité francophone en Colombie-Britannique"
La Source, article by FCP students

March 18, 2013
"La francophonie vous tient-elle à coeur?"
La Source, article by FCP students

March 12, 2013
L'écrivain québécois Mahigan Lepage de passage à Vancouver 
(archive not available) Interview with author, Mahigan Lepage
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Marie Villeneuve

March 12, 2013
L'intimidation linguistique (archive not available)
Interview with Rémi Léger, Department of Political Science, SFU
Broadcasted on Midi Plus/Manitoba, Radio-Canada, reported by Aude Brassard-Hallé

March 12, 2013
Le voyage : source d'inspiration pour Mahigan Lepage (archive not available)
Interview with author, Mahigan Lepage
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriame Fehmiu

March 7, 2013
L'heure du conte (archive not available)
Interview with Myriame Martineau (El Yamani)
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Marc Fournier

February 28, 2013
Le changement des politiques d'admission au Conseil scolaire francophone (3:55)
With comments by OFFA director, Claire Trépanier
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Benoît Ferradini

February 8, 2013
Plus d'indépendance pour la Communauté francophone de C.-B. ? (archive not available)
Interview with Martin Normand, doctorate candidate and lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Montreal
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Marie Villeneuve

February 7, 2013
Le français en milieu minoritaire (archive not available)
Interview with Martin Normand, doctorate candidate and lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Montreal
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriam Fehmiu

February 7, 2013
Table ronde. Les succès de l'immersion française (archive not available)
Interview with Luke Mayba and Kai Nagata, French immersion graduates
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Myriam Fehmiu

January 31, 2013
Espaces urbains, compétences littératies multimodales, identités citoyennes en immersion française au Canada
Article by Cécile Sabatier, Danièle Moore and Diane Dagenais, Faculty of Education at SFU. Glottopol, 21, 138-161 (2013)

January 24, 2013
SFU : une université francophone ? (archive not available)
Interview with Claire Trépanier, director of OFFA regarding SFU's membership to the Association des universités de la francophonie canadienne (AUFC)
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, reported by Marie Villeneuve