The numbers say that Italy is the first non-Anglophone country in the whole world for incoming of American students. Every year some thirty-five thousand American students spend some time in Italy to improve their knowledge and their skills: it is a huge number. They come here through programs organized by American Academic institutions, the vast m...

"Ho ascoltato con attenzione e commozione il discorso del Presidente Mattarella pronunciato in occasione del giuramento nell'Aula di Montecitorio, un discorso ricco di riferimenti ai valori fondanti della nostra Patria nella prospettiva della concretezza, del significato quotidiano che tali valori possono assumere affinché ogni italiano possa ricon...

Nonostante siano passati quasi 2000 anni dalla sua scrittura , potrebbe sembrare in realtà che questa missiva sia stata scritta dai nostri nonni o papà durante i conflitti mondiali. Contenuta in un papiro, ritrovato 150 anni fa in Egitto ad Tebtunis, è stata solo recentemente tradotta dal greco. Uno studente dottorando dell'Università di Rice, Gra...

by Antonello Cherchi   Rome's archaeological circuit - comprised of the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and the Palantine Hill - is a destination for millions of tourists from around the world. In 2014, over 6 million visitors spent more than €41 million on tickets alone.   But the Ministry of Culture doesn't have the final word on what ha...

by Susan Nelson   When I pass statues from antiquity, whether in a museum or in the environment, my curiosity perks. Who were they? What were their names and how did they impact their world? Most were worshipped as mythical deities or emperors who were believed to have powers to effect an individual's life.   Whether their powers be g...

John Cabot University - ROMA 8-12 luglio 2013 http://professionals.collegeboard.com/prof-dev/international/AP_Italian_Summer_Institute   Disponibili borse di studio! Presentazione delle domande entro lunedi' 11 marzo 2013. Il College Board e' lieto di annunciare che, in collaborazione con la John Cabot University di Roma, organizzera' un...

Verrà presentato domani, 18 giugno, a Roma il "Portale romano sulle migrazioni", iniziativa dei Centri Studi CSER e IDOS con il contributo della Camera di Commercio di Roma. Appuntamento alle 12.00 nella sede del Cser a via Dandolo 58 a Roma.   A presentare il primo portale per la conoscenza degli studi e delle statistiche sulle migrazioni a...

The American Academy in Rome, with offices based in New York City, is the premier overseas center for independent research in the Arts and Humanities. The Executive Assistant supports the President/CEO and acts as his chief of staff. This is a highly visible position and serves as the hub for all internal and external scheduling. Re...

The latest Rome mural by Italian street artist Blu, who keeps his real identity under wraps, has appeared in the Casal dè Pazzi district in the north-east Rome suburb of Rebbibia. The Bologna-based artist, who gained international recognition for his murals on Via del Porto Fluviale in the capital's Ostiense district, has decorated the windowl...

Visually stunning Italian drama "The Great Beauty" won the Oscar for best foreign language film on Sunday, capping its successful awards season run in the United States and Europe. Director Paolo Sorrentino's film about an aging writer's reflections on life and his search for meaning among Rome's idle rich also won top foreign film honors at t...