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From Mali to Alsace

Published: June 23, 2017

We’ve been busy at Lac du Bois since last we wrote, and we have two more days to share with you: yesterday, Journée Mali, and today, Journée Alsace.

Our first full day: Journée Provence!

Published: June 22, 2017

How much French and fun can you squeeze into one day?

Ça commence! (So it begins!)

Published: June 19, 2017

There’s nothing quite like the beginning of the summer at Lac du Bois. There’s all the magic of the physical site—the warm green of the woods in June, the smell of fresh bread baking on the hill, the loons calling early in the morning. And then, it all comes even more vividly to life!

Introducing Équipe 2017!

Published: June 17, 2017

Bonjour, les chers amis! (Hello, dear friends!) We’ve been waiting months and months for this: we are finally on site together at Lac du Bois! We’ve been hard at work making physical and pedagogical preparations in our Village, and we couldn’t be more excited for the arrival of the villagers in just a few days. We know you’ve been waiting too, so we thought we’d say hello! Below are pictures and a few brief words about our team. We’ll also welcome a...

Credit Abroad at Lac du Bois Hackensack! 

Published: January 25, 2017

Build on your experience in the French Language Villages while traveling abroad and earning a full year of high school credit!  If you are 16-18 years old and have at least one year of high school language study in French, you may be interested in our new Credit Abroad program.  LEARN MORE Credit Abroad Program Page 

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