Spring School at Université de Rennes 1 for students from Drexel University, Philadelphia

From 20th to 24th March 2017, 20 American students will be in Rennes to follow courses at the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences and discover the city and its region.

The cities of Philadelphia and Rennes

Université de Rennes 1 currently has 10 agreements with 8 institutions in the USA and the recent international strategy of the university involves the development of mobility with universities in the USA.

An agreement was recently signed between Université de Rennes 1 and Drexel University, Philadelphia. The starting point of the cooperation will be the Spring School at the Faculty of Law and Political Science in March.

Students will participate in three lectures and cultural visits spread over the 4 days.

The subjects of the lectures will be:

  • Tort law, given by Dr. Stathis Banakas
  • The French judicial system, given by Dr. Anne Donnier
  • European comparative law, given by Dr. Isabelle Rueda

The Spring School will also be the opportunity for the students to discover renowned regional heritage in both Brittany and Normandy and to discover Rennes and breton culture, with a presentation of the city organised by students of Université de Rennes 1.

A warm welcome to the participants of the first Spring School in Rennes!