News - 2014

Press releases, articles, interviews, TV and radio broadcasts

December 19, 2014
Top 5: Réussites des Franco-Colombiens- Réal Roy, the President of the FFCB, identifies five major accomplishments of francophones in British Columbia, among them the creation of OFFA

November 12, 2014
Les 10 ans du Bureau des affaires francophones et francophiles à SFU (archive not available)
Interview with 5th year student Sarah Marriott about her experiences in the French Cohort Program and at SFU
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Jacques Dufresne

October 15, 2014
 Le BAFF célèbre ses 10 ans- Interviews with OFFA's Associate Director, Danielle Arcand, and students Arianne Berteau and Bruno Sharpe
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Yoann Priolet

October 15, 2014
 Une grande réussite- In an interview with Julie Carpentier, OFFA Director Claire Trépanier provides an overview of OFFA's achievements and insight into future projects
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada

June 26, 2014
Peut-on apprendre à ne pas être raciste ? (archive not available)
Interview with Maryse Potvin, professor, Department of Education and Specialized Training, UQAM
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Evelyne Charuest

June 25, 2014
"William Doulome: Emerging Educator and Advocate for the Visually Impaired"
SFU Faculty of Arts of Social Sciences News

June 24, 2014
Former les enseignants pour la diversité culturelle (archive not available)
Interview with Maryse Potvin, professor, Department of Education and Specialized Training, UQAM
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Marie Villeneuve

June 13, 2014
"
Noëlle Mathis, first doctoral graduate in cotutelle at SFU, receives the Dean of Graduate Studies’ Convocation Medal"
OFFA Press Release

June 3, 2014
"10 M$ pour aider le BAFF à rayonner" (archive not available)
Report on OFFA's funding renewal
Interviews with OFFA Director Claire Trépanier and OFFA Associate Director Danielle Arcand
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Étienne Racine

June 3, 2014
"SFU French language program gains federal support"
OFFA Press Release

May 30, 2014
"Rapport entre nombre d'élèves/classe et efficacité scolaire" (17:26) (archive not available)
Interview with Danielle Arcand, OFFA Associate Director
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Jacques Dufresne

May 29, 2014
"Sensible, la question du recrutement au CSF" (archive not available)
Report on the criteria for selecting teaching personnel at the CSF, with comments by OFFA Associate Director Danielle Arcand
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Saïda Ouchaou

May 5, 2014
BC bilingualism- Article written by FCP Student, Tamara Connor
The Peak

April 25, 2014
Reportage sur le Forum local du Français pour l'avenir à SFU Burnaby (28:14)
With comments by OFFA Associate Director, Bettina Cenerelli
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Étienne Racine

April 18, 2014
Access to French immersion limited- Article written by FCP Grad, Alex Hughes
The Vancouver Sun

April 11, 2014
TFO 24.7 au Rendez-vous de la Francophonie (archive not available)
Best moments of the Grand rendez-vous des francophonies canadiennes on March 19, 2014

March 19, 2014
Vidéoconférence pancanadienne : Le Rendez-vous des francophonies canadiennes (13:50-16:35) (archive not available)
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada, reported by Étienne Racine

March 18, 2014
"Docteur ès diversités" : Atout maître des décideurs en éducation ?
La Source

March 18, 2014
Une identité plurielle ou fragmentée?
La Source

March 17, 2014
Impressions sur la campagne électorale au Québec (17:50) (archive not available)
Interview with Yves Boisvert, journalist, La Presse
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Julie Carpentier

March 10, 2014
Le français à l’honneur à l’Université Simon Fraser
La Source

March 8, 2014
Entrevue- Pierre Samson, author
Broadcasted on Le monde en mots, CILS-FM Société radio communautaire de Victoria, reported by Réal Roy

March 7, 2014
Dans quelle langue textez-vous? Une conférence du BAFF (archive not available)
Interview with Patrick Drouin, associate professor, Department of linguistics and translation, Université de Montréal
Broadcasted on Phare Ouest, Radio-Canada, reported by Marie Villeneuve

March 6, 2014
Entrevue (archive not available)
Christian Guilbault, associate professor, Department of French, SFU, about the research project "Text 4 Science"
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Fanny Bédard
Entrevue (29:20) (archive not available)
Le Téléjournal Colombie-Britannique, Radio-Canada

March 5, 2014
 Gestion de la diversité: a French Language Doctor of Education at SFU
OFFA Press Release

February 25, 2014
"Le Printemps de la francophonie"
SFU News

February 24, 2014
L'entrevue magazine (archive not available)
Interview with Charles Labrecque, project manager, Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, about his conference on foreign politics
Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Jacques Dufresne

January 14, 2014
ScribJab, un outil pour inciter les enfants à écrire (archive not available)
Interview with Diane Dagenais, Faculty of Education, SFU Broadcasted on Boulevard du Pacifique, Radio-Canada, reported by Jacques Dufresne
ScribJab Press Release (in French)- Faculty of Education, SFU