Meet Alexis Miller, an official CAPA blogger in Florence, Italy for Fall 2021:
University: Ursinus College
Major: Marketing Minor: Economics and Management
Study Abroad Location: Florence, Italy
Internship or volunteer placement: n/a
What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am most excited about being able to explore all the different parts of Italy. Italy is filled with so much culture and history I just can't wait to explore.
What are three of your hobbies and interests?
My hobbies are playing softball, working out, and traveling. I am most excited to explore my interest in traveling while being in Italy.
What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
One personal goal I have while being abroad is to find a new hobby. I don't have many hobbies to begin with so I would like to find one while being abroad.
What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
A professional goal I hope to achieve while abroad is to develop a global mindset. I hope to do so by exploring Italy and from my courses at CAPA. I believe the courses I am taking will help in developing a more global mindset.
What can we look forward to seeing in your blogs?
In my posts, you can look forward to my travels around Italy and exploring Florence. I hope to travel and find local places that are not as well known to visitors. I will write a lot about the food as well!
Anything else you’d like to say to people reading about you for the first time?
In my blogs, you will see my enthusiasm and passion for exploring the culture and history that Italy has to offer. I will strive to find Italy's hidden gems.