CAS '19

Gretchen Bednarz

SA: College Year in Athens

Program Abroad:

  • Semester Abroad (SA): College Year in Athens, Greece

Ask me about...

  • Living with a host family

  • Volunteering abroad

  • Living in a non-English speaking country

My Experience Abroad:

While in Athens, I took classes about the migration and sovereign debt crises in Greece. These classes fall under my International Relations major and are actually directly related to my senior thesis.

Other Highlights:

  • Traveling to the island of Corfu for Carnival

  • Celebrating Greek Easter

  • Routinely taking the tram to the sea

  • Visiting the physical place of the ancient Olympics

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