Meet Rachel Cholewinski, an official CAPA blogger in Florence for spring 2018:
University: Merrimack College
Major: Business Administration with Double Concentration in Marketing and Finance
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 to meet new people and learn more about the culture in Italy!
What are three of your hobbies and interests?
I enjoy taking pictures, I always have my camera on me! I also enjoy playing soccer and skiing!
What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
One personal goal is to gain independence and grow personally while abroad. I want to have a new profound understanding of the world and gain new perspective and insights. I truly believe the best way to grow as a person is by experiencing new things!
What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
One professional goal is to learn more about the international markets and to expand my business knowledge.
What can we look forward to reading about in your posts?
You can look forward to reading about my favorite places to go, helpful hints, and overall important things I have learned along the way!
Anything else you’d like to say to people reading for the first time?
So excited for everyone to follow me throughout my adventures abroad!!
As each new post goes up, we'll share the links below, so bookmark this page:
- On a Quest to Understand My Heritage
- How to Solve Your Overpacking Problem and Survive a Long Flight
- 7 Ways to Keep Calm and Carry On Upon Arrival
- Meet My Florence Roommates and See Our Accommodation Abroad
- My European Spring Break: 5 Cities in 10 Days
- A Day in the Life of a Spring Semester Student in Florence