ITALY: Florence (SRISA)

14 Feb | Devin Burns | No Comments

Weekend Trip to Florence

Just got back from my first weekend trip and I am glad I got to explore the city and compare it to Tuscania, as I had considered studying in Florence for the entire semester! Visiting Florence was an absolute BLAST! Very young city full of students just like myself! Florence reminded me of NYC, as …


5 Sep | Amanda Hessey | No Comments

A Broad, Abroad.

Studying Abroad sounds like a super fun traveling adventure, even though it is a challenge from beginning to end. I will be honest, there are loads of paperwork to do. It can be frustrating and confusing, but it is all worth it in the end. Once I boarded the plane, all the nostalgia came to …


21 Jul | Mallory Ritman | No Comments

Florence: My Final Days Are Dwindling

Ciao from Florence! As always, I am in a state of complete disbelief that another week has come and gone here in Florence, but what shocks me even more is that my time studying abroad is ending. These past four weeks have been jam packed with getting lost, learning in the classroom, growing as an …


10 Jul | Mallory Ritman | No Comments

Florence: Week Three is Ending, Only One More Left to Enjoy

Ciao from Florence! As I have expressed during the previous weeks, I cannot believe that this week is already ending; I swear I blinked my eyes and it was gone! As I sit and reflect on this past week, and my entire trip so far, I am convinced that the days go much faster here …


5 Jul | Mallory Ritman | One Comment

Florence: A Week Packed with Lifetime Memories

Ciao from Florence!   I am genuinely confused as to where this entire second week’s time has gone…My roommates and I are having a hard time comprehending the fact that we are already half-way done with our 4-week Summer study abroad, but we are not letting that stop us from having a blast while we …


26 Jun | Mallory Ritman | One Comment

Florence: Week One is Coming to a Close

 Ciao from Florence! Week one of my four-week summer semester is already coming to a close and I honestly do not know how this is even possible! Between “oo-ing” and “aw-ing” at the Duomo (that is a 5 minute walk from my apartment) every time I walk by it and tripping over the cobblestone in …


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