Thursday, November 21st: Meet A. Lipscomb, Consul of the USA in Bordeaux

Alexander Lipcomb is from Virginia, his father owned a farm where they produced milk. After the islamist terrorist attack against the Twin Tower, a, economic recession followed. Collin Powel, G. W. Bush's State Secretary, started a recruting campaign and out of job after university, Lipscomb applied ans was selected.

Owning a History and French degree in addition to an MBA, A. Lipscomb, francophone and francophile diplomat who also speaks Spanich and have some knowledge of Russian, succeeded to climb into his position thanks to his being mutilingual and his managerial talent.

The consul's mission is to explain American politics, society and culture.
He also helps the American companies to enter the French market. Indeed, the main goal of the consulate is to strenghten the links between Frnahc and American economies, especially regarding aeronautics and defense, electronic components, agriculture, food industry and wine, chemistry and pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology and tourism.

November, Thursday 28th: Thanksgiving Dinner

Delicious food, friendly people and always some wine...'s what I call a successful merry-meeting!

♦ When : Thursday, November 28th, 7-11 pm

♦ Where : Restaurant « Le Jardin Pêcheur » in Bordeaux (9, rue Lucien Faure - Across from the Monoprix – accessible by Tram B, Stop «La Cité du Vin».

♦ What: A traditional Thanksgiving dinner including aperitif, turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie, and Bordeaux wine.

♦ Who: Members of Bordeaux–USA, the U.S. Consul in Bordeaux, the students and representatives of le Centre de Californie, based at the University Bordeaux Montaigne, members of Bordeaux Women's Club…and YOUR FAMILY & FRIENDS!

 ♦ Cost :

Child (6-12 yo) : 15 €, 
Teenager (13-18 yo), student & job-seeker : 28€, 
Adult : 30 €.

+++++++++++++++++++ And there’s MORE! +++++++++++++++++++ 
You'll be able to meet
American Chef Cathleen Clarity
for her book signing organized by Mollat.

A Trivia Quiz
A Raffle!

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