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From the Blog

Wondering what it's really like to be at The University of Findlay? Follow our bloggers and read—and sometimes listen and watch—their experiences. Real Oilers. Real stories. Real life.

You’re from where?!

One of the first (of many) questions that you’ll get asked by other incoming freshman is “So where are you from?” That’s where my...

Tour de Farms

Last weekend, my roommate and I took on the weather and went to tour Hancock County’s finest farms as part of the Hancock Farm Tours....

Once Upon a Story…

School has begun! I can’t believe that three weeks have already gone by. This semester, five of my six classes are art related! Three...

Vet School Visiting!

Since many Findlay students are headed to vet school in the future, I will share a quick overview of five vet schools I visited on...

Exploring Artistic Techniques at YAW

Mazza Museum’s Young Artist Workshop (YAW) took place the week immediately after Summer Conference. YAW was only held from 9 a.m. to noon instead of...

Colorado Equine Internship!

When I returned from Japan, I jumped into my little red car and headed to the great west. I have spent the past three...

Summer Conference, Part Two

Having made it through 60 percent of the conference at this point, I was losing some steam. I had spent a solid three days...

Summer Conference, Part One

July 18-22, 2016.

A normal work week for most people, but a wild one for the Mazza Museum. During those five days, the spectacular Summer...

Finals and Final Goodbyes: Part 2

Tomorrow is it … and I can’t believe it! Tomorrow is the day I board the plane to leave beautiful Buenos Aires, Argentina behind....

Matane (See You Later), Japan!

Our final week in Japan began with an animal ethics lecture. It was interesting to hear how the Japanese people ultimately view their animals in order...

A Hop, Skip, and A Week Away…

That’s it … one more week. I truly can’t believe this Yankee is a mere seven days closer to bidding farewell with beautiful Buenos...

Temple Tempest

As art rotation in the Mazza Museum wound down, I went home to Hawaii for the second half of June. After my brief but...

Uproarious Uehara Weekend

Greetings!

I spent a refreshing, fun and educational weekend during a home stay with the Uehara family. Mr. Uehara works at the Rakuno dairy farm and Mrs....

Rotation Elation

June was a whirlwind of activity at the museum. Why? Rotation. Almost every single piece of art in the museum had to be switched...

Things Yankees Do

So, what is a Yankee to do in Buenos Aires when finals aren’t for a couple of weeks? Well, you grab another Yankee and...