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A BOSP Florence student taking a photo

“I really enjoyed expanding my horizons this quarter - not only did I meet a whole different group of Stanford students, but I also got to explore a new city and country and develop a really strong sense of independence.” Fall 2019 Program participant

Getting involved in an extracurricular activity is one of the keys to integration. Students meet locals by participating in the Friends a Firenze Program and getting involved in public service, sports, or music. Students find these activities incredibly rewarding for their personal growth and their social life in Florence.