Rome

Rome facilities

The Rome Global Gateway is located in Via Ostilia—in the heart of the Eternal City—one block from the Colosseum. The newly renovated, 32,000 square-foot facility serves as a hub supporting the academic, educational, and cultural mission of the University. The Gateway fosters research and graduate education and develops and maintains institutional relations with universities, educational foundations, and organizations in Italy, Europe, and the Mediterranean, as well as with the Holy See. The Gateway also hosts and organizes a rich variety of education abroad opportunities for students.

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News

New academic directors and rectors appointed at Rome and London Global Gateways

Author: Joya Helmuth

Heather Hyde Minor and JoAnn DellaNeva have been appointed by Michael Pippenger, vice president and associate provost for internationalization, as academic directors at the Rome and London Global Gateways, respectively. In their roles, Hyde Minor and DellaNeva will hold full academic oversight at the Gateways, including undergraduate programs and efforts to enhance the University’s research profile in Rome, London and beyond.

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Events

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Taming the Pharmakon: A Workshop on Improving Pharmaceutical Science

Location: Rome Global Gateway

October 12 - 14, 2017

The world Pharmaceuticals industry enters a dramatic juncture in its long history, beset on all sides by critics of its funding and ethics. This workshop seeks to bring together scholars from STS, history of science, and health policy to finally confront the questions: What plausibly can be done to reform Big Pharma? Has 50 years of Pharma innovation so transformed the nature of science that there is no going back? 

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Taming the Pharmakon: A Workshop on Improving Pharmaceutical Science

Location: Rome Global Gateway

October 12 - 14, 2017

The world Pharmaceuticals industry enters a dramatic juncture in its long history, beset on all sides by critics of its funding and ethics. This workshop seeks to bring together scholars from STS, history of science, and health policy to finally confront the questions: What plausibly can be done to reform Big Pharma? Has 50 years of Pharma innovation so transformed the nature of science that there is no going back? 

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Religion and Responses to Migrants and Refugees in Europe: The Catholic Church in Comparative Perspective

Location: Rome Global Gateway

October 13 - 14, 2017

The Rome Global Gateway will host an opening research workshop (a meeting of the core research team and collaborators from European based institutions) that will serve to plan the pilot study in Italy as part of a larger study. The outputs of this project will include a major book and related academic articles in leading political science, sociology of religion, and theology journals. The organizers are also planning to develop working papers and reports that may be of special interest to policymakers and religious leaders seeking to address the immediate needs of refugees and migrants, as well as the concerns of citizens in receiving societies.

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