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Costa Rica Day 7

On our last full day in Costa Rica we started off by fishing for tilapia.  We used a piece of wood with a line attached as well as little pebble of food for bait.  All of the fish that we caught we actually used for lunch.  After lunch, we met with the community leaders of Milano as well

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Costa Rica Day 6

Day six of Costa Rica was filled with many activities and farm tours.  We started off touring Finca Maria Jose which is where Vickie is spending her homestay.  We learned all about all of the plants that she had as well as all of the animals that she took care of.  Then, we painted signs.  Gianna and Erica pained

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Costa Rica Day 4

Day four of Costa Rica was filled with fun adventures.  We started off at Nortico which is a cacao farm.  We explored the farm and the different types of cacao that they grow there.  We tried all different kinds of chocolate.  Then we were able to make our own chocolate and add in all of the things we like.  After

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Views from Italy & Spain from January study abroad students

Our students studying abroad this January have settled into their new temporary homes in Sorrento, Italy and Barcelona, Spain.  Photos of Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain : Taken by Mary Katherine McNamara Photos of Italian coast: Taken by Anthony DiMaria-Sadorski Both students are taking a 3-credit course this winter while immersed in the culture, language, and

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Costa Rica Day 2

Day two of Costa Rica was a busy day.  We started off by going to the souvenir shop and visiting the attached farm area.  The shop was filled with so many hand made wood objects that were so interesting.  The farm was filled with lots of different animals including peacocks, bunnies, chickens, fish, a donkey and a cow.  After

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