First thoughts on Ghana, Mamprobi Clinic

First thoughts on Ghana, Mamprobi Clinic

Ghana is a country rich in culture and history. It is located on the west side of the African continent, right on the Gulf of Guinea and just south of the Sahara Desert. Culture shock was felt immediately as each of the Kent State students took in and experienced the...
International Organization for Migration

International Organization for Migration

Our group had the opportunity to meet with Dr. John Nomikos at the Webster University-Athens campus. He prepared us for what we were about to experience at the International Organization for Migration (IMO). “As the world’s largest international organization for...
Greek Civilization, history and architecture

Greek Civilization, history and architecture

Prior to this trip, we all thought the Ancient Greek culture was primitive, but after our experiences there, we all agree that we were completely wrong. The Ancient Greeks were more advanced than we had believed, and we discovered they were on to something before the...
The Tea on Boston

The Tea on Boston

Before we traveled abroad to Greece & Ghana, Kent State College of Nursing students from Kent and Salem campuses enjoyed a 36-hour layover in Boston, MA. We were free to roam the city and sightsee. After our experience, we created a list of suggestions of things...
Staying Busy in Florence!

Staying Busy in Florence!

One of the locations we went to visit while we were in Florence, Italy was the Villa Donatello Private Clinic. We compared how care was delivered and paid for in Italy’s public and private hospitals. Massimo Fibbi was our guide for the day. He took us on a tour of the...
Sightseeing Adventures in Europe

Sightseeing Adventures in Europe

While studying abroad it Italy, I took a long weekend to travel to the Amalfi Coast, a stretch of coastline along the southern edge of Italy’s Sorrentine Peninsula. I have never seen a place more beautiful. Located off the coastline in Italy’s Bay of Naples, is the...