• Posts Tagged ‘Italy’

    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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    Life Abroad: What Surprised You?

    by  • September 20, 2016 • Student Life, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week, our ADALife Bloggers reflect on the unexpected aspects thus far along in their ADA experience. Read below to hear thoughts from Physical Theatre students Sarah, Ben, Erin and Yipei, and see some glamour shots by Seamus from last weekend’s Florence trip with Monica! What Surprised Us Most About Italy and the ADA Program? Sarah...

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    Fall 2016 Newsletter: Academic and Student Life Check-In

    by  • September 20, 2016 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    Study Abroad: The Inside Scoop on Academics We are eager to hear the first impressions of our students after their first few days in the classroom, and to watch them grow as learners and individuals as the semester progresses. We asked Emma Peretz from Muhlenberg College, Ben Southerland from Coastal Carolina Univeristy, and Mollie...

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    Meet MFA Cohort V: Sloane Teagle, Ruta Marcinkenaite and Linsey Root

    by  • September 15, 2016 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    It’s that time of the week again: time to introduce more members of MFA Cohort V! Get to know Sloane, Ruta and Lindsey by reading their interview below! Where are you from? I’m from Houston, Texas and I graduated from Texas State University where I received my BFA in Theatre Performance & Production. What was your...

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    Welcome MFA Cohort V, and Welcome Back MFA Cohort IV!

    by  • September 14, 2016 • MFA in Physical Theatre Program, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    In anticipation of the first semester of their 2.5 year MFA, Cohort V participated in a series of orientation activities, including a week-long Italian intensive with Giangiacomo Colli. We checked in with Faith Sullivan, Zev Hurwich, and Sloane Teagle about their adjustment process: Sloane Teagle: When did you arrive? What was your journey like...

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