Word of the week

  • vote blanc


    An option in the French election system where a person can submit a blank vote instead of voting for a candidate. It is not an abstention or an invalid vote—it is used as a form of protest to the candidates on the ballot. 

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  • Wine of the month

    Pic Saint Loup - Bonne Pioche

    65% Syrah, 20% Mourvèdre,15% Grenache

    A deep red wine from the Pic Saint Loup region in France. This wine has a balanced flavor with floral notes of violets, dried tobacco, licorice, and white pepper. 

  • Student spotlight photo

    Les Halles—Centre Georges Pompidou

    Photo by : Katie Angel