Student achievement

The following are the stories written by our prior course participants and published in Transitions daily, and Prague Morning. We will select the best stories produced during the training again next year and help them reach out to international readers.

From Czechoslovakia With Love ~ By Ian Garrahan

Kofola, developed as a response to “Western” colas during the Cold War, is thriving, besting even its international rivals. “How do I rank Kofola? Easy, a 15 out of 10. There’s no way I’m going lower. It’s even better if…

Read more

Prague Botanical Garden Uses Microscopic Photography to Feature Close-Up Photos of Honeybees ~ By Jessica Foshee

The Prague Botanical Garden is currently hosting the Queens of Honey Up Close exhibition, allowing visitors to learn more about honeybees by viewing photos of them from an extraordinary perspective with the help of close-up photography technology. Scanning electron microscopy…

Read more

‘America’s Sport’ By Way of Bohemia ~ By Amanda Brooks

by Amanda Brooks   Czech fans welcomed the country’s ball players with a huge banner when the national team played South Korea in a World Baseball Classic first round game at the Tokyo Dome on 12 March. Photo by Yohei…

Read more

Art & architecture: David Cerny’s Musoleum ~ By Audrey Boyd

by Audrey Boyd A work by David Cerny at the newly opened Musoleum. Photo from the gallery’s website. The Czech Republic’s artistic bad boy opens his own morbid museum. David Cerny, the Czech Republic’s middle-aged enfant terrible and arguably the…

Read more

Student Video Exercises Prague 2023 ~ By Gracie Schutt, Ian Garrahan, Ella Macnicol (Grey), Shelby Wright, Audrey Boyd

Students had just a couple hours to shoot and edit, showing off their video skills. They all did very well. Professor Mark D. Harmon share five here. These were done for our UT course Going on Assignment in Prague, July…

Read more