Each year the Northeat Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (NECTFL) recognizes two students in the Department of French to honor their excellence in world language study.
- Class of 2019: Andrea Barrows and Winnie Le
- Class of 2018: Ingrid Brandt and Jillian Paffenbarger
- Class of 2017: Elizabeth Johnsen and Joojo Ocran
- Class of 2016: Olivia Calcaterra and Gabriel Chong-Ling
- Class of 2015: Christopher Brokus and Kimberly Drexler