Cultural and Social Activities

Each term the ACCENT Study Center organizes a series of free and inexpensive events that supplement the academic program and help you integrate in Italian culture and have a more complete study abroad experience.

Ongoing Group Activities

  • Language exchanges with students from the Università di Firenze
  • Film screenings at the Study Center
  • Lectures and workshops on intercultural skills and cross-cultural challenges
  • Group outings to professional sporting events, including Fiorentina soccer games
  • Calcetto – five-a-side soccer team that participates in the International School Calcetto Cup
  • Photography Walks – discover the city through the camera's lens
  • Pizza-making workshops
  • Leather-making workshops
  • Outdoor market tours 
  • Literary walks through the Oltrarno neighborhood and the hill of Bellosguardo
  • Hikes on the hills of Florence
  • Group visits to art exhibits
New groups can be formed each term based on student interest.