CCECS offers non-credit French classes

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Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

The College of Continuing Education and Community Service (CCECS) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo offers non-credit French classes with native French speaker Sylvie Garnero. Classes will be held on Wednesdays, June 27 – August 8, 10:30 am-noon, in UH Hilo's PB-5. There will be no class on July 4. The cost is $100.

Beginning with social greetings and expanding into simple conversation, students will learn French conversations, culture, customs and current events. These practical and interactive classes are for participants age 16 and older.

Garnero was born and raised in France. She studied at the University of Paris IV (Sorbonne) and then Paris VIII (Vincennes-Saint Denis) where she received a B.A. with a major in ESL and an M.A. in linguistics.

For more information and to register, call CCECS at 932-7830 or visit

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