Santa Croce and Ufizzi

My Life: Jessie

06.11.2013 | Culture and Society

Today some friends and I went to Santa Croce and the Ufizzi museum, which is the largest art museum in Florence.  First, we went to Santa Croce, ... More

Art and Mexicano

My Life: Jessie

06.09.2013 | Culture and Society

Today a small group of us went to the Pitti Palace, which is where there are multiple rooms filled with artwork, including sculptures and paintings.&#... More

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Cinque Terre

My Life: Jessie

06.08.2013 | Culture and Society

Today we took a day trip to a place called Cinque Terre, which translates to Five Cities. Basically, all of these cities are very close to each other,... More

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When in Rome

My Life: Jessie

06.06.2013 | Culture and Society

For the past three days, the 26 of us have all been in Rome—it was only a four hour bus ride away! I really wish that we were able to spend more... More

Venezia

My Life: Jessie

06.02.2013 | Culture and Society

This past Saturday, we hopped on a train at 4:30 in the morning and were on our way to Venice! We knew that it was going to be a pricier trip, but we ... More

The Past Week

My Life: Jessie

05.31.2013

The past few days in Italy have been busy and wonderful!  During the week, a small group of us made a day trip to Pisa in order to see the leanin... More

Rocket Power!

My Life: Jessie

05.26.2013 | International

It’s my fifth day in Florence and today some friends and I just relaxed. More

I See Assisi

My Life: Jessie

05.25.2013 | Catholic

My one professor, Dr. Carter, had offered to tell us about whatever weekend trips he would be taking in case we wanted to join.  Today, he told us that he had planned on going to Assisi. More

Firenze!

My Life: Jessie

05.23.2013 | International

Today was my first full day in Firenze, which is how Florence is known to Italians. More

Adventure Time

My Life: Jessie

05.22.2013 | International

It’s weird how time works but today I left the United States and arrived in Florence, Italy. More

Let summer begin

My Life: Kaitlin

05.18.2013 | Current Events

Regretfully, it's been a while since I've last blogged, and now summer has officially begun. Quite a few things have happened since I've last been on, and I'll try to highlight the ones I deem particularly exciting! More

Only the Beginning

My Life: Amy

05.16.2013

How do I ever go about writing my last blog? I have spent the last three and a half years always thinking in the back of my mind "I need to blog today... More

Post UD Life

My Life: Amy

05.16.2013

Before writing my last blog, I wanted to give you an update on my life after UD. As dramatic as my last blogs have been, believe it or not, I have hap... More

See You Later

My Life: Amy

05.16.2013

After the graduation ceremony and lunch with my family, I went back to 611 Irving Avenue, to pack up and move out. Since I stayed on campus to work fo... More

Graduation Part V: The Big Day

My Life: Amy

05.16.2013

In four short years, the day that seemed far away snuck up on us all...it was time to graduate. Strangely, UD's graduation is at 9:45 in the morning o... More