Meet Emmanuel Rodriguez, an official CAPA vlogger in Florence for spring 2017:
University: SUNY Oswego
Major: Double major in cinema & screen studies and studio arts: graphic design
Study abroad location: Florence, Italy
What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am excited to travel outside of this country for the first time.
What are three of your hobbies and interests?
Filming, soccer, cooking
What’s one personal goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
To make it to a soccer game in Italy. On top of that I would like to see my favorite team in England - Manchester United - play.
What’s one professional goal you hope to achieve while abroad?
To create at least three mini documentaries of certain individuals who live in Italy.
What can we look forward to seeing in your videos?
Viewers can look forward to seeing an in-depth look at Italy through my experiences.
Anything else you’d like to say to people watching for the first time?
I plan to make this vlog as fun as it can be, as concise as it can be, and I hope to cover a multitude of areas to ensure anyone who's watching can get a sense of what Italy has to offer.
As each new post goes up, we'll share the links below, so bookmark this page:
- My First Time Traveling Outside of the Country
- How to Create Great Study Abroad Videos
- Academics Abroad - Florence as a Classroom
- How to Cope with Homesickness Abroad
- Tips for Funding Your Study Abroad Adventure
- Visiting a Chocolate Fair in Florence
- On Being American in Florence
- Exploring Italy by Train
- Tips for Arts Students Studying Abroad
- Vacations Abroad: Assimilating to Another Culture
- Good Food? An Interview with a Pasta Maker
- Accomplishing Goals and Reflecting While Abroad
- Vlog: An Interview with CAPA Florence Students
- Life in Florence as a CAPA student
- Vlog: 5 Tips on Reverse Culture Shock
- What I've Learned Abroad & What You Could Do in a Day