Author Archives: Stephanie Lusk

About Stephanie Lusk

I am a Special Education Major student at USC Upstate entering my junior year. I love the outdoors, adventure but honestly enjoy life no matter where I am or what I am doing. I am so blessed to spend Maymester in Milan, Italy where I want to experience the culture, art, food and beautiful countryside. Follow my blog and facebook to see my adventures! http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150817221657336.407876.674417335&type=3

Adventure of a Lifetime

Before coming to Italy I never imagined I could have gotten as much as I have from this experience. Not only have I grown as a student but found out so much about myself. Not to toot my own horn … Continue reading

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Museum + Opera = A Very Tired Girl

Although I am completely exhausted this has been a really fun day.  Today we went to the Museum, Pinacoteca di Brera. It had different classrooms with students working on different types of work. The museum was very interesting because it … Continue reading

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Bologna, Italy-Part 2

I have not written or blogged about the earthquake on Sunday, May 20, 2012 until now. This was a terrifying experience for me that will stay with me forever. During the earthquake I was with a non-speaking English family. When … Continue reading

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Bologna, Italy-Part 1

This week-end was one of the most anticipated week-ends of my trip to Italy. I went to visit a close friend of one of my friends. I really wanted to see what it was like to be in a real … Continue reading

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For Once I Am Speechless-Incredible Day!

Today was one of the best days since arriving in Italy. I can definitely say this was a productive day. We began with completing the Abramovic Method, then going inside the Duomo, and then going on top of the Duomo … Continue reading

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Kartell Museo-Opening my mind to Modern Art

Today was a very bittersweet day. It was our last day of class with Giuliani.  I cannot thank her enough for all of her time and most importantly patience.  She has been an awesome teacher and I will never forget … Continue reading

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Oh how fun life can be in the land of wine with good friends!

This weekend in Florence was absolutely amazing. I am so thankful we had the opportunity of visiting this beautiful place.  The artwork was unbelievable!  From Museums to statues, to the bridge crossing the river to the awesome road trip to … Continue reading

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Another Amazing Day!

Today was absolutely wonderful!! We went to Ambrosiana Library and Museum.  This experience allowed me to discover what types of artwork really interest me. The most enjoyable part of today was seeing the transition from the two different styles. My … Continue reading

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Welcome to Italy

I cannot believe after anticipating this trip-I am finally here!  Italy has already been an amazing experience. I have discovered new places, I am learning how different the culture is, intimidated by my lack of understanding of the Italian language, … Continue reading

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The Beginning to an Awesome Summer

I am very excited to have the opportunity to go to Italy this summer.  I cannot wait to taste the food and see the countryside.  The Art in Italy will give me a new appreciation of the finer works by … Continue reading

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