Connecting Cities, Culture and Health
Home to some of the best landscapes, cuisine, art, and architecture in the world, Italy is jam-packed with rich history and culture. Whether you are looking to experience the epicenter of the Renaissance, or searching for modern city-life, Italy is sure to capture your imagination. Florence is a city made famous by its world class art and architecture, as well as its rich history and food culture. In this program, you will study how our identities are shaped by the cultural contexts in which we live, and second, explore cities in relationship to human health. In this unique opportunity, you will participate in experiential learning throughout Italy, with UAlbany faculty. When you are not in class you will be given the opportunity to tour famous cites, learn to make pizza and gelato, as well as embark on excursions to other cities such as Lucca, Siena, and Rome.