Digital Media

Jean-Louis Trintignant and Emmanuelle Riva give moving performances in the critically-praised Amour.

Film Review: Amour

A loving married couple, Anne (Emmanuelle Riva) and Georges, (Jean-Louis Trintignant), both retired music teachers in their 80s, find their marriage taking a markedly different turn when Anne suffers a stroke. At first, Anne is able to retain something of her former self. She’s confined to a wheelchair, but has control of one side of her body.

St. Anne’s-Belfield eighth grade French students created 2Lingua Kids, an iPad app that teaches basic conversational French phrases. Photo: Mackenzie Dilbeck

iPad app created by eighth grade French students has already gone global

The use of tablets and laptops in middle and high schools has created controversy in Charlottesville city schools, but St. Anne’s-Belfield School French teacher Karine Boulle has reason to rave about iPads. After 17 sessions of intense writing, translating, and coding, Boulle’s class of eighth graders completed 2Lingua Kids, a bilingual iPad app that teaches […]