• Class Prep

    Deadline is Looming!

    by  • October 26, 2017 • Class Prep • 0 Comments

    Don’t forget, you need to hand in your applications to Study Abroad by Nov. 1! Professor Terry Spehar-Fahey and I will be going over the applications later that week or over the weekend, so that Study Abroad can notify students as soon as possible. If you want to talk to both of us at...

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    Class is Soon to Begin!

    by  • January 17, 2013 • Class Prep, For Parents, Travel

    We’re sending out the acceptance letters for Imagining Venice today! In the meantime, we have also secured our hotels in Verona and Florence.  In Verona, we will be staying in Hotel Verona, and in Florence, Hotel Pensione Ferretti.  As you already know, we’ll be living in the lovely Palazzo degli Angeli while we’re in...

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    Work in Progress

    by  • March 2, 2012 • Art, Class Prep, Info

    After three months of imagining how my series of paintings from Venice are meant to look, I finally have something that satisfies me. I don’t recommend trying to compete with all your art heroes on a deadline. In any case, “Imagining Venice” 2011 will culminate in a one-woman show in the Kwan Fong gallery...

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    by  • September 6, 2010 • Art, Cinema, Class Prep, Immortal, Other Venices • 0 Comments

    While talking to Terry about this class today, I suddenly remembered another manga/anime series besides Hetalia that refers to Venice — Aria, set in the early 24th century on the planet Aqua. In this highly praised series, 15-year-old Akari Mizunashi comes to the watery planet to learn how to become a gondolier in the...

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    Eye Candy for Imagining Venice

    by  • August 30, 2010 • Class Prep, Info • 0 Comments

    As you all happily return to classes this fall, you will be met with the visually-compelling, new poster for Imagining Venice. Let us know where the sightings are taking place. We hope to generate a lot of excitement for our course with our design. Christy Smolenski of the Study Abroad office helped put together...

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