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Isidore Bethel, CUPA Alumnus

Featured alumnus: Isidore Bethel

Following his semester at CUPA and his graduation from Harvard, Isidore Bethel came back to France to pursue his graduate studies. Since then he has started a successful career in cinema and has produced and directed multiple critically acclaimed feature documentary films.

A day in the life of Gaëlle Pierre-Louis

During her semester in Paris, Gaëlle took full advantage of the academic opportunities offered by CUPA. In addition to her CUPA art history course, her private piano lessons, and her courses at the Sorbonne, she found time to participate in a theater...
Keval Gala

A day in the life of Keval Gala

To fully immerse himself, Keval went beyond learning about postcolonial francophone authors in the classroom and sought out other resources to better understand the nuances of French culture. Between his meetings with Esther, CUPA's French Language T.A., and meeting with a French...
Caleb Codding

A day in the life of Caleb Codding

I do not want to write about just one day in my Parisian life because even that would take ages, with every moment stretched out like they were for me. I do want to convey just how meaningful those moments were to...
Alex Corey on rue Montorgeuil

Alexandra Corey's Summer in Paris

One of the benefits of choosing CUPA is the opportunity to conduct independent research in addition to regular coursework. During the summer of 2014, Alexandra Corey took advantage of her time in Paris to conduct work on her thesis by taking advantage...