To Marist, With Love

Florence, Italy Dear New York, “Grazie.” I said as I accepted my sandwich from these men behind the counter.  “You’re welcome!” If there’s one way to describe my first week as an official study abroad student, it’s this. Trying out the bare minimum of Italian only to be rebutted with empathetic English. I’ve never had…

The Five Stages of Studying Abroad

Marist College provides its students with many excellent opportunities, but perhaps the most popular is the school’s extensive study abroad options. Within the past few years it has become a veritable coin toss for Marist students, as roughly 50 percent of them study abroad at some point during their college career. Marist ranks 13th in…

Where will you go?

Did you know that almost 50% of Marist graduates study abroad? Marist is one of the top schools in the United States for study abroad programs, and students take advantage of it! Marist International Programs offers year long programs, short term programs, and semester programs that span across countries and continents. Travel across Europe, Asia, Africa…

PROFESSOR SPOTLIGHT: JODI HARTMANN

Coming into the Fashion Program at Marist my freshman year, I had no idea what to expect.  I had never taken a fashion class before in my life and was nervous when I began those classes.  I had no idea if I would like the field that I chose or if I would be able…

Field Trips In Florence

The best part about studying in Florence is that I am surrounded by the architecture, artwork, and places that we discuss in class. I love going on field trips! In my Art History class, we talked about the Competition in 1401 for the Baptistery doors. The two finalists of the competition were Filippo Brunelleshci and…