• Undergraduate Programs

    La Vita Europea: Notable Experiences

    by  • February 12, 2017 • Dance Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    A large portion of the learning students do during a semester abroad happens outside the classroom. The whole point of spending three months in a new environment is to get outside of what’s familiar. For this reason, we love hearing where our students are spending their weekends and what they take away from these...

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    Farewell Fall 2016

    by  • December 13, 2016 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Music Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    The semester is over, so as usual, we interviewed some undergraduate and MFA students to find out what they learned and how they feel they grew as artists. Read below for full interviews (as featured in the latest newsletter) with undergraduate theatre students Seamus Good (Muhlenberg College), Briar White (Coastal Carolina University), Izabel Dorst (Coastal...

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    Most Memorable Moments

    by  • November 23, 2016 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    It’s hard to believe, but with Thanksgiving this week, it means there are only a few more weeks left of the semester! Today, our ADALife bloggers reflect on what they will remember most when they look back on their time in Arezzo, both personally and academically. Read on to hear more from Korilyn and...

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    The After: Dealing with Significant Events Abroad

    by  • November 14, 2016 • Music Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    When students consider what they will miss out on by choosing to study abroad, they of course think of time spent with family and friends, and then perhaps opportunities at their home institution. Still, the experiences students stand to gain by spending a semester overseas outweigh these things more often than not. For this reason, it...

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    Breaking the Comfort Zone: Challenge, Risk and Reward

    by  • November 8, 2016 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week, we asked our students to reflect on their own breakthrough moments. During a study abroad experience, these happen both inside and outside the classroom walls. An intensive program such as the ADA physical theatre semester asks students to dig deep within themselves and stretch beyond the comfort zone of what’s easy and safe. High...

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    Academic Jewels: Treasured Classroom Moments

    by  • November 3, 2016 • Music Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    At this point in the semester, our Furman music students have been reflecting on which “academic jewels,” or valuable lessons they’ve acquired during their time at the ADA, and how they plan to share this information with friends and colleagues upon their return to their home institution. Read on to hear from Mary Allison,...

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    Live and Learn: Tales from Fall Break

    by  • October 25, 2016 • Student Life, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    We can’t believe it, but the semester is already halfway over! This means our students have just returned from their various fall break destinations, including but not limited to France, Morocco, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, England, Switzerland, and Germany! Despite some travel difficulties, our students maintained positive attitudes and managed to make the best...

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