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June 7, 2021

ISF students become Palazzo Strozzi guides for the night

The International School of Florence is working closely with the Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi on a collaborative project that connects students directly to the rich heritage and contemporary culture of Florence, taking learning out of the classroom and into the historic city in the spirit of helping students engage the world and the community around them. […]
June 16, 2020

Healthcare coverage for study abroad students

An agreement has been signed to guarantee healthcare coverage for North American and Australian students in Tuscany.
September 26, 2017

Tuscan American Association welcomes US students

Ceremony to be held in the Salone dei Cinquecento
April 21, 2017

Fondazione Meyer sending medical students abroad

Italy is betting on the young: thanks to a project by Fondazione Meyer, 24 young Italian medical students will go abroad to gain practical experience in some of the top children’s hospitals in Europe and the world. The “innovators” are all under 40 years old, some even under 30, who are currently working at Florence’s […]
May 11, 2016

Florida students animate the David

Michelle Yi and Yaron Farkash, of the Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida, have made a gently humorous short film, “The D in David”, which has taken the Internet by storm.
September 10, 2015

A letter to students in Florence

A university colleague recently asked me, ‘So what’s your other shtick—all writing professors have another shtick?’ I looked at him with a raised eyebrow and said ‘Art conservation,’ to which he responded by raising his eyebrow. Art is my passion and the
April 30, 2015

US students awarded with Florence study holiday

Eighteen students from some of the most troubled schools in New York, Los Angeles and Detroit will come to Florence for a study holiday.   Organized by the Palazzo Strozzi Foundation USA, the Palazzo Strozzi High School Renaissance Award, now in its fifth year, will bring students to Florence for

FIT students end the semester in style

Students from the Fashion Institute of Technology’s Florence study abroad program will present their final projects on Wednesday, April 29 at 5pm at the Stibbert Museum. These second year fashion design students are graduating with their Associate degrees this spring, after spending either one semester or one year
December 4, 2014

Florence Erasmus students stand together against the Charlie Hebdo attack

Florence responded immediately to the shooting that took place on January 7 at French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's office in Paris.   A group of university students, workers and tourists stood together in piazza Santa Croce as a mark of solidarity against the attack. Organized over social media by
January 30, 2014

Welcome students!

If you are new to Florence, welcome! The Florentine is your passport to explore the city, packed with news, events and tips on how to make the most of your time in this beautiful place we are lucky to call home, whether for a semester or for life.   If