STUDYING Abroad…

While I’ve been living in Florence, I have received countless comments from friends and family asking me; “are you actually studying while you’re abroad?” The simple answer would of course be yes. However, the way in which I study here is definitely different from the way I study at Pitt. Thus far in the semester…

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Ciao amici! It is currently my fourth week here in Florence and I can confidently say that I have adjusted to the Florentine lifestyle well. There were certainly a few things I had to get used to, such as stores closing at 9 PM, dinner being served later at night, and not having a drying…

Addio Pittsburgh, Ciao Firenze!

Hello! my name is Morgan Kriley and I am studying abroad in Florence, Italy through the Pitt GBI program. I am a junior studying marketing and business information systems with a certificate in leadership and ethics. Ever since my freshman year at Pitt, I knew that I wanted to participate in a study abroad experience….