At our 21st Gala "Tous Ensemble: Lycée Strong," Honoree Sylvie de Souza, MD, Class of 1981, spoke of the Lycée's lasting impact on her life journey. Dr. de Souza is chair of emergency medicine at Brooklyn Hospital Center, where she led her team's response to the Covid-19 pandemic in Brooklyn. "When faced with tough challenges, you always have a choice - turn back and walk away, or stand up and be counted. Stand up. Use your voice to do good around you," she said in her acceptance speech. Explore our curriculum and discover how the Lycée Français de New York helps develop creative and empathetic minds.