Newsletter 5/12-5/26

Friday, May 12th Movie OdenFirenze 9pm Tickets 8 euro Classic Woody Allen movie, Manhattan, in its restored version plays at the Odeon for three nights. The award winning movie follows the intertwining love story of several characters living in New York City. Great cinematography and soundtrack. For more information: Saturday, May 13th Art Show Piazza San Lorenzo and via Faenza 43 11-6:30pm Free Don’t miss … Continue reading Newsletter 5/12-5/26

The Best Memories: A year filled with new friends, off the beaten path travel, and the experience of a lifetime

By: Jillian McCarthy, FFE, 2016-17

 This was a tumultuous freshman year filled with many ups downs, and lots of new experiences that have forced me to grow up and become a better person. If you asked me a year ago where I would be today, I would definitely not have said Florence, where I am studying, eating, traveling, and enjoying a new way of life.

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Naples: A Progressive State

By: Petia Stoykova, BA, 2014-2018

Naples, a city with a strong reputation among Italians and greater curiosity to visitors, this destination is very popular among all travel lists, as the city develops and focuses on cultural awareness. The BA students were able to experience the Napolitano culture through local eyes. Arriving into the city with fresh but groggy eyes after an early morning train ride, we were looking forward to experience the new Naples over our extended weekend. Continue reading “Naples: A Progressive State”

Finding Your Home in Florence

By: Aimelie Moen, BA 2014-18

You made the decision to come here, and now you’ve made the decision to stay—but in the city of Renaissance homes packed with tourists and students, how do you find a home for your budget, in a neighborhood you like, and with features, appliances, landlords, and housing agents to boot? With a bit of effort and patience, your ambitions can be met. Continue reading “Finding Your Home in Florence”