Study Abroad

Fall 2003

Spring Break



Lusitania from the bow, demonstrating cut-away view. The Lusitania came before the Titanic, in fact, the Titanic was built in response to the Lusitania and her sister ship the Mauretania. Those two ships held the award for fastest Atlantic crossing, so the White Star Line, builders of the Titanic, decided to compete with comfort, hence the Olympic, Titanic and Britannic. I know quite a bit about the subject, so if you want to be bored, just ask.