Staying Active in Florence

By: Tahiti Beaupre,  FFE 2016-2017 College is filled with all-nighters and busy days, leaving little room for exercise. Now add on some Italian pizza and gelato - it almost seems impossible not to gain those extra 15 pounds! For those of you looking to keep fit this semester or year abroad, here are 5 ways... Continue Reading →

Kiev, Prague, and Budapest

By: Jillian McCarthy, FFE, 2016-17 Over the course of an eight week winter break I had the amazing opportunity to travel to former Soviet satellite countries - Ukraine, Czech Republic, and Hungary. First stop: to Kiev, Ukraine! Fortunately, I was able to stay with my friend (and fellow Marist student) Sasha and her family. I... Continue Reading →

Best Sandwich Shops in Florence

By: Jean Hinkley, MA 2017 There are few things in life better than a good sandwich. Whether you are looking for a lunch break from classes or from walking around the city all day, these sandwiches are sure to fill you up and make your taste buds smile. In these low-key environments, ordering food is also... Continue Reading →

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