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ITALY: Florence (Ldm)

10 Jan | Pilar Filgueira | No Comments

Athena Awards $8,000 Annual Iavagnilio Scholarship

THE WINNER We are thrilled to congratulate Sarah McGonigle, an Art Education Major student from the University of Dayton, who was awarded Athena's prestigious $8,000 Michele Iavagnilio Charitable Service Scholarship! Sarah will be studying at Lorenzo de' Medici Institute (LdM) in Florence, Italy Spring 2019.  She is from the local area near our office in Greenville, PA, so for ...

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26 Jun | Anna Lattanzio | No Comments

Italy: Final Excursions

During my last weekend in Italy, I went to Milan to meet more cousins! This time it was a smaller group, just Camillo, his wife Maria, and two sons Luca and Marco. Before I went, my cousin had messaged me that it was his sister-in-law’s bachelorette party and that I was going. So, I went …

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18 Jun | Anna Lattanzio | No Comments

When in Rome…

I have done so much traveling since last week! While still in Florence, I visited the Museo del Duomo, and saw some really amazing artwork! I learned more of the history of the Dome of Florence as well. Friday morning, I took a trip to Fiesole, which is a small town just outside of Florence. …

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18 Jun | Christian Moore | No Comments

Impressions of Florence

It’s strange that you could be millions of miles away still find things that remind you of home. This week (for me at least) it was a number of things: the smell of the rain on the hot concrete, almost identical to the smell at my very own house, people jogging on a path alongside …

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11 Jun | Anna Lattanzio | No Comments

Exploring Italy: Week Two

            Going into my second week here in Florence, I have become much more adjusted and I have started to feel at home. It’s a tourist city, but at the same time it feels like a small town with all the “mom and pop” shops along every street. The cars are small, the pedestrians …

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4 Jun | Christian Moore | No Comments

“Destiny is a Series of Detours”

“Destiny is a Series of Detours” It’s a quote from one of my favorite shows, which has absolutely nothing to do with traveling, but the words still rang true for me. When I think of destiny my love for traveling isn’t too far behind. Whether it’s thoughts of me back in elementary school when I’d …

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