Category Archives: Rome

Unlocking the Beauties of Rome

So I was looking through my pictures of the past 6 months in Europe and thinking about the next 5 months I have ahead of me (I am sticking around for the Summer Session I and the Inter-session) and it … Continue reading

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Spring Orientation Trip ’13!

Last semester we were taken on a beautiful trip around Toscana and Umbria for the orientation trip. This time around we went all around Campania! All the students got on buses and we embarked on an amazing journey for the … Continue reading

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Bittersweet Goodbyes

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” -Dr. Seuss December 13th, 2012 It was the night before the night we all dreaded, yet yearned for. So, everyone went out to celebrate our last night together. In the usual … Continue reading

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Why Rome Start?

I know many people in America think it’s crazy to go so far for your freshman year of university. I say, why not?! The Rome Start Program is not like any other study abroad programs available during sophomore, junior and … Continue reading

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Modern Roman History: Snow in 2012

Snow in Rome—one thing I did not plan on seeing this year! Rome has not had this much snowfall for almost twenty-five years. The entire city shut down—no buses, trains, not even taxis! It was wonderful, because Rome was a … Continue reading

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JFRC Prom and yummy Italian dinners!

This last week was full of studying, studying, studying, and on top of that, more studying. For three classes I had to write papers, and for four classes I had to take final exams too. Finals week also consisted of … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget to Experience Rome!

Time has gone so fast!! Tomorrow is the last Monday of class!!! The week after this we have finals and then the semester is over!  It’s hard to believe it. These last four months have been incredible!  I have made … Continue reading

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