Kaiser visits Italy

Staff report

ASHLAND, OH – Emily Kaiser of New Bremen and other AU students in the Ashland University Honors Program were able to experience Italy this summer as part of the Honors Italy: Grand Tour study abroad trip.

Kaiser is majoring in creative writing. She is the daughter of James and Pamela Kaiser of New Bremen. Kaiser is a 2013 graduate of New Bremen Local School.

During the 12-day Honors Italy: Grand Tour trip, AU students visited Venice, Florence, Pisa, Assisi, Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri, Rome and the Vatican City.

Throughout the trip, students experienced authentic Italian cuisine and sought the best shops to purchase gelato in each city.

For a more detailed description of the daily activities of the AU Honors students during Honors Italy: The Grand Tour, visit the Ashland University Honors Program blog or to see pictures of the numerous sites students visited see the Ashland University Honors Program Facebook page.

Ashland University is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.

Staff report