Trip to Italy is a journey back in time

All set in gladiator gear, starting from the back row, from left, are Brandon Cooke, Jake Buch, Jake Rohan, Leah Colby, Minali Abraham-Aggarwal, Patrick Murphy, Hana Elmousely and Danielle Page. Front row, from left, are Ryan Mohyeddin and Molly McConville. Photo submitted

MILLBROOK — Ten students, one teacher and two parents from the Dutchess Day School (DDS) took an eight-day trip to Italy where they immersed in Roman and Italian culture and history. The students, in sixth, seventh and eighth grade, experienced as much as they possibly could in the time allotted, informed by a travel guide as well as Russell Day, who teaches Latin and writing at DDS. 

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