Lessons of London!

During my time in London, I’ve had the opportunity to learn from experiences in my international internship and develop professional skills that will benefit me in many future roles. This summer, I am interning at an entrepreneur consulting company based in London that works with businesses globally. I was primarily a data research and analytics…

Cheers, London

After living in London for just six weeks, I have grown immeasurable personally, academically, and most of all, professionally. My internship in London was with Rainbow, an office furniture supplier, and this was my first experience working in an office. My only prior internship experience was completed 100% virtually so I did all of my…

Adaptability Abroad

During my time here in Florence I have learned so much and my experiences are contributing greatly to my professional development. My view on it is that studying abroad in general helps you gain so many transferable skills. Adaptability seems to be the one to stick out most to me as there are so many…

Becoming a Global Citizen in Florence

Ciao! I can’t believe I’m finishing up my sixth week in Florence, Italy.  It has been quite a journey, and I am so thankful for this amazing experience I have had.  I have really been enjoying studying in Florence and learning all about the city.  Through my Analyzing and Exploring the Global City: Florence class,…

Lessons from London

These past 6 weeks in London have gone by so fast and I cannot believe that my program has come to an end. I have learned so much both inside and outside of the classroom that has greatly contributed my professional and personal development. Being able to participate in this internship abroad, was one of…

Professional Lessons from Florence

One of the most influential experiences that has contributed to my professional development as a business student while in Florence has been my project for my Analyzing and Exploring the Global City course. For this project, we were assigned a neighborhood outside of the City Center of Florence (the area we live in where most…

See You Later London!

As I approach the final days in London I wanted to reflect on my experience. These couple of weeks in London have made me very proud of myself. I didn’t know what to expect when I was thrown into an unknown environment, but I am impressed with the outcome. I went on adventures, created new…

Learning Independence

This week, I want to reflect on how I have learned to love my own company. Just a month ago, I was terrified of eating at a restaurant alone. Now, I happily sit in cafés alone reading, catching up on schoolwork, or just spending time with myself. This time alone is when I reflect on…

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…