Meet Kristen, a rising senior at College of Charleston, who took a courageous leap of faith by diving into an international internship in France. Kristen works at a unique start-up, where she makes magic happen as one half of the two-person staff. The firm works to organize and host French film screenings at independent theaters in Paris, complete with English subtitles, so that Anglophones can enjoy movie outings just the same as the French. Currently, the company is focused on screening films from the Cannes Film Festival at…

Italy is known for it’s art. I am an art major, but I wanted to focus more on the architecture and placement of things. This series of photographs come from a school field trip that took place in Rome and the Vatican. We went to several different churches and buildings and the Colosseum. I can not wrap my head around how someone could build these incredible structures. I hope you enjoy these photographs, and I hope they do justice to how incredible and beautiful these places are in real…

After the first full week of school, CEA took us on a little day trip to Cinque Terre. The students who signed up to go met the CEA Florence staff at the Santa Maria Novella around 8 am.   From there, we hopped on the busses and drove to the first of the five cities that make up Cinque Terre. Once we got to Riomaggiore, we got on the local train that takes you back and forth to the 5 cities.   My friends and I took advantage…

I am interning at Tethy’s Gallery in Florence, Italy. It is a Fine-Art Gallery. I am interning under Guido and Massimo. They also own a photo-travel company called Atlantide Phototravel. I attached photographs of the gallery, so you can get a view of one of the settings that I am in. The second room filled with art work from the Tethy’s Gallery. Behind a half-wall is a desk and a laptop where I edit photographs. I am also very fortunate to go on photo shoots all around Florence. I…

Meet Christina, our internship abroad expert in Prague and internship student. Q: Why did you choose an internship abroad?  A: I chose an internship abroad mostly due to my major; I’m studying international relations with an end goal being law school for international law. I had always known I wanted to study abroad, but after some browsing through the options my school offered I noticed that CEA also offered an internship. I figured this was a great way to get some experience in my future career field while…