by Stefano Brusadelli   Instead of an abbey, or a princely mansion, we're in a former slaughterhouse. Nevertheless, the model is always the same --Renaissance and Baroque Wunderkammer where treasures and bizarre objects are displayed, testifying to ingenuity and extravagance (and sometimes horror), and apt to arouse curiosity and wonder; two...

In the fateful year of 1497, an Italian navigator, Giovanni Caboto (John Cabot) while sailing under the commission of King Henry VII of England, landed in North America (Canada). In 1972, approximately five centuries later, this theme of expansion and international development continued, in part, with the founding of John Cabot University (JCU) in...

at La Griffe Hotel, 9th floor rooftop terraceFriday, September 7th, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.via Nazionale 13, 9th floor rooftop terrace.Everyone is welcome, no reservations are necessary.One beverage purchase minimum, cash bar.Per drink: 7€ members with card, 10€ guests. Includes buffet.Representatives from the US Embassy will be there from 6:30 to 8 p.m....

di Simona Desole Nell'inestimabile patrimonio botanico dell'Italia, fatto di parchi e giardini curati minuziosamente, ci sono due gioielli che brillano più degli altri. Due veri e propri angoli di paradiso, vanto di Roma e del Lazio.   Sono i vincitori della tredicesima edizione del premio Il Parco più bello d'Italia: Villa Medici nella Cap...

di Francesca Murri   Studiare la storia di Roma non è mai stato così divertente. "Imperial Fora" è la nuova app, in italiano e in inglese, che permette di rivivere sul tablet - breve anche su smartphone - l'evoluzione dei Fori romani in 1700 anni di storia.   In questa prima versione, per la quale ci sono voluti cinque anni di progett...

by Stephanie Kirchgaessner   During the day, Claudia Proietti works in the insurance industry. But at night, she is dreaming up menus. Next week, the 59-year-old plans to serve a 16-people carnival-inspired feast that uses "all the colours of nature", beginning with a velvety orange pumpkin soup with ricotta crostini and ending with a rich c...

  WTI Magazine #82    2016 August 19Author : Enrico de Iulis      Translation by:   There are forms of street art that contain other forms of art, and then propose them in a new and altered way. The Ro.Bo.Coop collective has become almost an emblem about these intentions, a true inventive phenomenon that is attracting more and more attention in...

La Commissione Fubright e Yale College hanno il piacere di invitarvi ad una Sessione Informativa sul Sistema Educativo Statunitense. L'evento avrà luogo a Roma il 2 ottobre 2012 alle ore 18,30 presso St. Stephen's School, via Aventina 3.   Durante l'incontro si parlerà dei Corsi Universitari di Primo Livello, Undegraduate Programs, negli Sta...

  WTI Magazine #75    2016 January 18Author : John Cabot University      Translation by:   The stubborn myth that Classical Studies, and particularly the study of Latin, is an impractical and unprofitable pursuit, has been solidly discredited by wildly successful professionals like Mark Zuckerberg. Zuckerberg (the Facebook founder with a $6.9 bi...

  WTI Magazine #77    2016 March 18Author : Giulia Carletti     Translation by:   A long corridor to pass, then a magnificent spectacle. The Sistine Chapel is one of the most iconic buildings in the world, as well as a powerful work of art. The Chapel is 40.23 meters long, 13.40 meters wide, and 20.70 meters high (about 132 by 44 by 68 feet) and...