Blog category: Semester in Venice

Venice Week 6, March 1, 2017

March 1, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti Voi, Native Venetians generally feel like proud, during the main Carnevale week, not to attend places and entertainments defined "touristic"; they "flee" from Campi, Calli e Campielli, attending private parties, going every evening to theaters and concerts. Exactly...

Venice Week 5, February 21, 2017

February 21, 2017 by FVCC
  Ciao Tutti! I've chosen to fix on the syllabus the fieldtrip in Vicenza last Saturday not for a coincidence. In these days Venice is in the full of Carnevale, it is so crowded, invaded by a big wave of...

Venice Week 4, February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 by Allison Smeltz
Ciao Tutti, TIME FLIES! Here we are “halfway”! My simple impression is, at this point of the course, that all of these students had completely received my message. For most of them, this course is a kind of “discovery of...

Venice Week 3, February 8, 2017

February 8, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti, This year our beloved David and Ruth Ackroyd, the endeared Grandparents of our program, have passed the torch foward.  David has been the consummate professor teaching the History and Music class for seven years in Venice.  Ruth, an...

Venice Week 2, February 1, 2017

February 1, 2017 by FVCC
Ciao Tutti, With two weeks of our abroad experience under our belt, hard to believe, I have embraced every moment with my students on the ground in Venice. This is a hard-working, caring, willing, loads of fun, and treasured bunch. ...