Learning AND Teaching: The “Study” in “Study Abroad”

Wait- remember the “study” aspect of “study abroad”? As much fun as it is to be immersed a whole new culture, and even explore others on the weekends, I really do go to school- I even enjoy it. With the CAPA program I am taking two art classes: Oil Painting and Foundations of Drawing, as…

A Day in my Life

So, now that I’ve lived here for a few weeks, I have established somewhat of a daily pattern and route for my commute to school. My first class of the day is 9am (…which is early for me) so in the mornings I get up with the sun, get dressed, and then, I also like…

Arrivo alla mia nuova casa

After 2 flights, 12 hours of travel, and only 30 minutes of sleep, I gazed out plane window and the Cathedrale di Santa Maria caught my attention to remind of the beauty and adventure that lies ahead. I arrived in Florence one day before my program with CAPA started. My friends and I decided to…

This is Me | Questo Sono Io

Ciao! My name is Oriana Garcia and I am currently a junior studying Marketing with a certificate in Digital Media to tie in my artistic side with business strategies. I was born in Arlington, Texas, but after a couple of moves, my family settled “just outside of Philadelphia”. Both of my parents are from South…