Monthly archive for January2013

@Hillfirstyear

Since it has come to attention that now two people have questioned the legitimacy of my new Twitter account, I was encouraged to write a short blog post explaining what it is. So… Hi. I’m Brianna Dau, a first-year at Stonehill College. I love reading,…

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Interning in L.A.: Outside Entertainment

For the first time, two Stonehill students in the L.A. program accepted positions outside the field of entertainment, and are interning at Make-A-Wish Los Angeles. Below, Christina and Amy discuss the satisfaction of working for an organization committed to serving others and the pitfalls of…

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  • Our street!

    Our street!

  • Cooking class!

    Cooking class!

  • Florence Interns!!

    Florence Interns!!

Meet my new neighbors..Dior, Gucci, Fendi, Prada, & Tiffany’s!

As the bus came to a screeching halt, I sleepily opened my eyes and took a look out of my window.  My jaw dropped as I took in all of the sights around me.  After what had seemed like an eternity, we had finally arrived…

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Returning to Campus (Finally!)

When res life says that “Students are allowed to move back into their dorms at noon”, that means I am in my dorm’s parking lot at 11:45 a.m. My car is packed and I’m ready to go. Don’t get me wrong, winter break was much…

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L.A. Interns 2013

One week ago, after completing a one-week intensive Communication class, five Stonehill students–Amy, Brendan, Christina, Osasu, and Renee–moved to Los Angeles to begin their semester-long internships. This is, by far, our largest spring cohort of students. Readers will be hearing from them regularly this semester…

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  • Cooking class!

    Cooking class!

  • Florence Interns!!

    Florence Interns!!

….so this is what jet lag feels like

 After arriving in London at approximately 5:30am cold and exhausted, we unfortunately were greeted with the news that there were no hotel rooms ready for us.  After lots of waiting around in the lobby, we finally were able to get into our rooms and pass…

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Arrivederci! Let the Florence Adventures Begin!

Studying abroad in Italy was something I had dreamed of for as long as I could remember, but always seemed so far off into the future.  Before I knew it, my bags were packed, final goodbyes were said, and it was off to Logan Airport…

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