The Talon

Exchange Student Adjusts to New Life

May 2, 2012

Sophomore Francesco Facciaponte’s dream of coming to America began a few years ago as he sat with his friends by a small lake near his home town of Aschassenburg, Germany. “One of [my friend’s] siblings had gone to Australia,...

Eye on the Pupil: junior Christine Silver

February 9, 2010

Junior Christine Silver stands with her cousin at the harbor outside her house in Kiel, Germany, where she spent a semester abroad. “What if I can’t express my humor in German?” For junior Christine Silver, this was a maj...

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