The 12th annual Grande Dictée de la Francophonie will be held again this year at Northwestern University. It is open to all francophones and francophiles in the region. There are four categories for participants: 1) high school students; 2) indivuduals 21 years of age and younger; 3) Senior-level amateurs ; 4) senior-level professionals (teachers, translators, etc).
Last year, more than 50 individuals participated in this event. A number of prizes (restaurant gift certificats, dictionaries, books, chocolates) were awarded to winners.
So come to Northwestern University (Kresge Hall 1-375) on January 31, 2009 at 10am. Participants will receive a number once they have registered (see link below).
Coffee and crossants will be served. Parking is free.
Please direct all questions to Marie-Simone Pavlovich at firstname.lastname@example.org or (847) 491.5490.