Event: Steps to Happiness- Flashmob Poetry

· Leave a comment

Following the Flash mob that was organized earlier at the San Lorenzo church, LdM students were asked to prepare poetry about topics that were important to them and felt strongly about. This event was organized by the students enrolled in

Truffles of Tuscany

· Leave a comment

It was the people that were living in the villages and farmers that first started using truffles in the Italian cuisine. Truffles can range from 10 to 4,500 euros per kilo, depending on the abundance of truffles that year. November is

LdM Students Thanksgiving

· Leave a comment

Being abroad for holidays can be difficult and hard on everyone. A group of students studying abroad for the semester in Florence decided to remember the Thanksgiving holiday while away from their loved ones. Using products found in Florence and

New LdM courses of Sport Communication

· Leave a comment

In concurrence with Marist College, LdM has launched a new sports-centered program for students. As part of the program there are four potential classes you can take. Sports Communication and Culture, Global Sports Marketing, Global Sport in Film, and Narrative/Multimedia

Unannoadarte 2015- Florence A Year in Art 2015

· Leave a comment

The most famous museums in the world and in Florence prepare well ahead of time for their exhibits for the following year. In 2015, the Bargello, the Uffizi, and Galleria dell’Accademia, and other museums release their programs for the year

All the Florence Apps by Comune di Firenze

· Leave a comment

What better way to explore the city of Florence then by being informed of what things to see and do? Available to you are various apps to make your time in Florence even more enjoyable. Two of the apps are

Accademia Bartolini- Arnina

· Leave a comment

Lorenzo Bartolini shows his true talent as a sculptor with his beautiful, life-like, and graceful Nymph Arnina. His artwork was just recently released to the public since it was previously unseen. Both versions of the Nymph Arnina were tracked down,

Walking along the Viale dei Colli

· Leave a comment

Florence is full of beautiful places found all throughout the city. There are many ways to get to see it, but, did you know there is a free app that you can download to your smart phone that will show you all

Restoration of the crucifix by Donatello

· Leave a comment

Today, at the Bargello museum an announcement that the crucifix was in fact done by Donatello. After years of wondering about who was the creator of this piece, due to a restoration that took place thanks to Friends of Florence,

Expo rurale 2014

· Leave a comment

The expo rural 2014 took place in a park that was transformed into a cattle show. This is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the Italian country lifestyle without having to leave the comfort of the city. The main purpose