Giada Lagana
Mar 29 2017 Posted: 09:31 IST

On March 23rd, final year PhD candidate in the School of Political Science and Sociology , NUIG - Giada Lagana wan the PhD contest “My Thesis in 3 minutes … in French!”, an event organized by the Embassy of France in Ireland at the Trinity College  Dublin. The contest was inspired by the “Three-minute thesis (3MTMC)” organised for the first time in Australia in 2008, with the aim of promoting French language and shared values. The competition was open to all nationalities and all disciplines and finally twenty-five PhD candidates took part at the event, among whom a number of French native speakers. Lagana’s presentation has been judged the most outreaching and the best structured and, in addition, the jury acknowledged the excellence of her speech, her passion and the fluidity in which she expressed herself in French.