Reflecting on my time in Florence

I learned so much during my time studying abroad in Florence this summer. I realized that intelligence can come in many different forms and that everyone has knowledge on different topics which makes working together so great because everyone brings something to the table. I was surprised by how quickly I adjusted to life in…

Saying Arrivederci to Florence

This experience has been nothing short of amazing. Though some of my favorite highlights included spending time with new friends, eating lots and lots of fantastic food, boat rides, and beach days, the classes I took will forever mean the most to me. I went into studying abroad thinking that I would just get through…

Getting a Grasp on Italy

CAPA and Pitt are similar, but also very different. CAPA is pretty laid back in general and I never feel stressed going to classes; just excited. Everyone is drinking cappuccinos and chatting outside in the lobby and we take many breaks throughout the classes to use the restroom, get something to drink, or check your…

Settling into Florence

Hello everyone! My name is Maren Prann, I am from West Chester, Pennsylvania (outside of Philadelphia), and I am a rising Junior at the University of Pittsburgh. I am a Marketing major and I am pursuing my Spanish minor and International Business certificate as well. Some of my personal interests include dancing, fashion, discovering and…