Core Florence Wrap Up

My time in Florence has been the most incredible experience and a once in a lifetime opportunity! Looking back there are so many things I have had the chance to experience that I simply never would have thought possible. The whole trip was just above and beyond anything I could have expected. The Food: My […]

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THE RELIGIOUS LIFE OF PARIS

When arriving in France one is met by the strong smell of coffee emanating from cafes situated in almost every street, particularly in Paris. The clientele, many of whom smoke, sit relaxed, enjoying the company of friends while they devour French cuisine which is not only presented well but tastes delicious and comes in courses, […]

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Paris with the Core

Here we are in Paris with the excitement and enthusiasm one can only imagine, having come all the way from Australia to complete our UNCC300 Core Program. The unit concerns Human Dignity, a term which has become more common recently, focusing usually on Human Rights as described in the 1948 UNDHR. But what is human […]

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Thoughts on an experience

Studying abroad so far has been an incredibly fast paced, overwhelming and exciting experience. I chose to study abroad because I love to travel and thought it was an amazing opportunity to study and immerse myself into the Italian culture I had studied all throughout my schooling. I don’t think I realized just how truly […]

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Paris!

My name is Georgia and I am from Australian Catholic University’s Ballarat campus. I am a second year nursing student and have just finished a two week stint in Paris with the inaugural intake of students for the CORE Paris Program. It is a 3 week long program in which you complete ACU’s core unit, […]

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Paris = 1, Expectations = 0

Travelling has to be the most exciting and nerve-wracking thing I have done so far in my life. I was honoured to be selected to study a component of my degree (The UNCC 300 Core Module) in the City of Light in my Winter Break. Before arriving imagined Baguettes, Escargot, and Berets. My imagined perceptions […]

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