Arrivederci Italia
May08

Arrivederci Italia

I cannot believe I am already packing my bags and preparing for finals. In some ways it seems like I just left the United States but in other ways it feels like I have been gone forever and have no idea what songs are even popular at home. Luckily I have all summer to catch up on the latest news, movies, and songs! Being abroad is one of the greatest, hardest, frustrating, and most adventurous things I’ve ever done and sometimes...

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The Halfway Mark
Mar25

The Halfway Mark

I’ve currently been in shock that I have already been here two months and I have midterm exams this week! This trip so far has been amazing and has opened my eyes to such a different way of life. My political science classes here have taught me that Europe has just as many hot political debates as the United States but they do not like to broadcast them as much as we do.  I have also learned to cook for myself, something I was...

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Temporary Italian
Jan30

Temporary Italian

I’ve been in Europe for just one week now and I still seem to think I am on vacation instead of actually getting to live here for four months! My first stop was England where I wanted to speak to every person just to hear their amazing accents! Then I moved on to Paris where I ate enough crepes for a lifetime and now my new home in Florence or “Firenze,” Italy! Every single place have shown me so much history that the United States...

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