Sarah Graham

Heading to Florence this fall is Sarah Graham (she/her/hers), an English major from University of Massachusetts Amherst. She has wanted to travel the world her entire life, so this study abroad experience will be fulfilling a dream of hers. Sarah’s anticipating an integration into the Italian culture and really getting to know Florence as a city. She hopes to experience different cultures socially and politically, and is excited to study the different histories of literature while in Europe.

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Italy Expectations vs Reality: The Leaning Tower, Lucca, & More!

Sep 28, 2019 11:13:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

In this blog, Sarah shares her experience taking a day trip from Florence to Pisa to Lucca and back home. Read on for highlights about each of the cities she visited, as well as her tips for apps to use and strategies for buying train tickets on the fly in Italy!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

Come Along on the CAPA Florence Welcome Walk to Piazzale Michaelangelo

Sep 16, 2019 11:02:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

Sarah has been looking forward to studying abroad for years, and now she's finally in Florence. She kicks off her experience abroad with a mini trek to catch the most breathtaking views of the city. Not only was she able to rack up her step count, she was also able to gain a better feel for her new home base this semester.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

Meet Sarah Graham: Official CAPA Florence Blogger Fall 2019

Aug 17, 2019 12:30:00 PM / by Sarah Graham

Meet Sarah Graham, an official CAPA blogger in Florence, Italy for Fall 2019:

University: University of Massachusetts Amherst
Major: English
Study abroad location: Florence, Italy
Internship or volunteer placement: N/A

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I have never left the US before, so I’m really excited to travel Europe independently. I’m excited to meet new people and get to know Florence as a city.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy


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