Blog category: Semester in Venice

Venice Week 11, April 7, 2017

April 7, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti Voi! Stunning architecture, mysterious passageways, and of course, the canals; Venice is one of the most alluring cities in the world—It is one of my favorite because it is the type of place where, as a visitor, you'll...

Venice Week 10, March 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti Voi! We travelers have returned from our educational tour.  A highlight for me was going to the Island of Elba for the first time.  Elba, Latin Ilva, island off the west coast of Italy, in the Tyrrhenian Sea....

Venice Week 9, March 23, 2017

March 23, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti Voi! We have been diligently working through a time line in Venice regarding her famous Art and Architecture.  Andrea Palladio was the focus of an entire afternoon out in the streets of Venice.  While on the Isola Giudecca...

Venice Week 8, March 15, 2017

March 15, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti Voi, One of my favorite days with the students is porting them via un vaporetto(water bus)  out to the islands of Torcello and Burano.   While we were on Torcello, students immediately shared that they were happy to have...

Venice Week 7, March 8, 2017

March 8, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti Voi! I have had a “bentornata a casa” last Saturday as I settled back into my routines in Venice.  The students returned from their free weekend Sunday and I surprised them Monday by showing up at the Istututo...