Tag Archives: Christina Rebuffet-Broadus

TESOL France Grenoble: bringing English teachers together

TESOL swap-shoppers holding up their copies of Teaching Times


Grenoble Life speaks to Christina Rebuffet-Broadus, Grenoble’s TESOL France regional coordinator about some upcoming events and the benefits of being involved in teaching associations.

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A guide to living abroad in Grenoble

A subjective view of Grenoble? Photo: Dave Peake
Grenoble Life editor James Dalrymple reviews Aurelia d’Andrea’s guidebook Moon Living Abroad in France, which features, among many other useful insights into all things Gallic, a chapter on the Capital of the Alps.

Bring out your students’ creativity with TESOL France

Using theatre in the classroom? Photo: alancleaver_2000

Christina Rebuffet-Broadus invites local English teachers to participate in TESOL France Grenoble activities ahead of a swap shop on using theatre in the classroom. Continue reading Bring out your students’ creativity with TESOL France

Visiting Grenoble in English

To the Bastille by bubble

Grenoble Life’s Christina Rebuffet-Broadus shuns the mass exodus for the beaches to check out guided tours of her adopted home town. Here’s what she found out. Continue reading Visiting Grenoble in English

Divine experience for foodies at ‘Les Halles Sainte Claire’

Les Halles Sainte Claire, Grenoble

Grenoble Life’s Christina Rebuffet-Broadus walks Les Halles Sainte Claire, Grenoble’s foremost covered market and former convent, now site to a “divine experience of another kind”.

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“Just add sugar and hot sauce!” – an interview with Bob and Sylvie of Pumpkins

Pumpkins
Pumpkins

Bob and Sylvie Tharinger own and operate Pumpkins (33 rue d’Alembert), Grenoble’s only authentically American restaurant. Christina Rebuffet-Broadus of Grenoble Life talks with them about showing the French that American cooking is much more than McDo has led them to believe. Continue reading “Just add sugar and hot sauce!” — an interview with Bob and Sylvie of Pumpkins

“A comforting cup of tea and a good book” – an interview with Denis Rivière, owner of the Bookworm Café

Bookworm Café
Bookworm Café

Denis Rivière of Grenoble owns and operates the Bookworm Café (91 rue Saint Laurent), Grenoble’s newest English-friendly establishment. Christina Rebuffet-Broadus of Grenoble Life talks with him and his English wife Dawn about setting up a used book shop and tea room in one of Grenoble’s historic neighborhoods. Continue reading “A comforting cup of tea and a good book” — an interview with Denis Rivière, owner of the Bookworm Café