Mariah Phillips, CUPA alumna, on

When I announced my move to the City of Lights, nearly everyone mentioned Josephine Baker, perhaps the most prominent example of a Black woman surrendering to la vie française. Older Black women nodded their heads and murmured, “Oh, they love us there,”...
Kelsey Lafreniere (left) with Cécile Hermellin at the Château Haut Koenigsbourg

Discovering Alsace / Week-end alsacien

In November, CUPA students had the opportunity to discover Alsace by visiting the cities of Strasbourg and Obernai. Kelsey Lafreniere shares her memories of the trip. / En novembre, les étudiants de CUPA ont eu l'opportunité de découvrir la région Alsace, notamment...
Katie Fackler

Featured Alumna: Katie Fackler

My semester at CUPA in Paris affected my path beyond college and opened my eyes to the possibility of an international life. I found that I loved numerous aspects of studying and living abroad – immersing myself in a different culture, exploring...
Holly Dennis

A day in the life of Holly Dennis

Time goes by quickly in Paris and Holly made sure to she took full advantage of every minute. In addition to class and cultural visits, she used Paris' central location to discover other parts of Europe.
Ryohei Ozaki

A day in the life of Ryohei Ozaki

The sun is setting behind the southern wing of the Louvre that sits along the Seine. The bustle of people below is calming. The Ferris wheel at the western entrance of the Tuileries turns slowly, beyond which stands the Arc de Triomphe...