Joanna Weinstein

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Serendipity solves mystery

For years, students have taken his ‘Masterpieces of Art' course or his ‘Michelangelo' course at the Syracuse University Florence (SUF) campus located in Piazza Savonarola. Now, he has made Savonarola an entirely new figure of study for the art world.   Ten years ago, SUF professor Rab Hatfield


Inspiring ideas go global

Last February, UNICEF Italy agreed to take on three American students at Syracuse University in Florence (SUF) as interns for the entire semester. The students, Blair Benson, Ashley Juavinett and Samantha McQueen, explained the challenges they encountered when starting their job.   ‘It's a very different atmosphere here.


An artisan’s treasure

To showcase a local leather artisan's creations, where two Syracuse University Florence (SUF) students are interning for the semester, the students organized a fashion show. Leather Accessories will be held on April 8 at the Villa Rosa in Piazza Savonarola. Another ten students will model a series of Enio


On the Pitch

Calcetto. Many Syracuse students pondered the strange word that sounds nothing like the familiar game of soccer Americans know and love. However, once the game was explained by coach Beth De Felici, 24 players from Syracuse University Florence (SUF) hopped on board, creating two teams that quickly adapted to the


Tuscany and beyond

On Saturday, February 20, 15 students from Syracuse University Florence (SUF) experienced a different kind of weekend. Rather than jetting off to another country, a 5:30 am departure to the Abruzzo region was the start of the weekend for those who traveled to assist the victims of last year'