Steph

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About Steph

For those of you that inquired, the countdown clock on the homepage represents my remaining time in Italy ... on this trip. (I'm already planning my return journey!)

Feb. 4 to Feb. 11

Monday began with our first Roman Construction class with our new visiting professor, Paolo Vitti. After lunch we had a preparatory logistical meeting for our Paris field trip next week. The meeting was followed by Studio. On Tuesday we had an exciting day trip to Tivoli where we explored Hadrian’s Villa and Villa [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:24:27+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Jan. 29 to Feb. 5

I had yet another busy week! It began with our history lecture Monday morning. I tried something new during our lunch break and attended the meditative yoga class that the school organizes for us. It was a nice, relaxing, stress-relieving time. After a quick lunch I had Studio in the afternoon, followed by [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:24:18+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Jan. 22 to Jan 28.

Monday began with our typical history lecture, followed by Studio in the afternoon. We were supposed to have a lecture during the evening, but it was cancelled because of some unforeseen planning issues, so I had time to work in the evening. We spent the entire day on Tuesday at the Vatican, going [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:24:07+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Jan. 15 to Jan. 21

Phew, what a busy week! We had work galore! Monday began with our history lecture and ended with Studio. I spent most of Tuesday working on my villa analysis for Studio and doing history readings, but since it was technically a “free” day, I did take time out of my morning to play [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:23:57+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prague: Jan. 4 to Jan. 5

We started our first morning in Prague by crossing the Charles Bridge and going to the Old Town Square, where we caught a walking tour of the city. The tour was extensive and covered parts of the Old Town, New Town, and Jewish Quarter. Our guide gave us a detailed history of the [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:23:34+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vienna: Jan. 1 to Jan. 3

New Year’s Day we woke up early to head to the airport. There, we said goodbye to my dad and grandma as they were heading home, while my mom and I were headed to Vienna! Our flight was delayed so we arrived in Vienna in the late afternoon. We checked into the hotel, [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:23:21+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rome: Dec. 27 to Dec. 31

Wednesday, Dec. 27, we said goodbye to our relatives and took the train to Rome! We arrived in the afternoon, took our time getting settled in the Airbnb, and went out to dinner, stopping at the Trevi Fountain along the way! After dinner we continued onto the Spanish Steps where, after enjoying the [...]

By | 2018-03-13T21:23:11+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Köln: Dec. 20 to Dec. 21

We woke up early on Wednesday and caught our train to Köln, Cologne in English, arriving around noon. After dropping our bags off at the hostel (interesting sidenote: every room in the hostel had a different exciting theme—ours was circus themed! You can check out this link to their website to see pictures!), [...]

By | 2018-01-12T13:30:16+00:00 January 7th, 2018|Roman Life, Timeline, Uncategorized|0 Comments