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Willie Geist, VU ‘97 – TODAY Show Host Uses French in Interview

Nov. 16, 2012—Alumnus Willie Geist, ’97, TODAY Show host shares this quote with us after using his French in an interview with actor Bradley Cooper: “In four years of highlights at Vanderbilt, the biggest was my time in Aix-en-Provence with the Vanderbilt-in-France program. The French language took me that semester to corners of Europe I never thought I’d...

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Recent Alumnus Auditions for France’s National Superior Conservatory

Nov. 5, 2012—Christopher Owen Anderson, who graduated in 2012 as a French major, has been applying to start his Master of Music Performance at the National Superior Conservatory in Paris. As a part of the audition process, he recently passed a French language examination and will go to Paris the first week in March to audition live...

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