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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Students volunteer with refugees while studying abroad in Rome

Author: Costanza Montanari

In recent years Italy, along with many other European countries, has witnessed a large migration flow from countries struggling with poverty, violence, and war. We have all asked ourselves how such atrocities are possible. What makes refugees leave their homes? And, most of all, how can we help?

During their study abroad year in Rome, students have the chance to ask these questions directly, learning more about the refugee situation in Italy and throughout Europe through community-based learning activities and the Rome Global Gateway collaboration with refugee centers in Rome. Here, we focus on the experience of students who volunteer at the Joel Nafuma Refugee Center (JNRC).…

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Interning in Rome, a mind-opening experience

Author: Costanza Montanari

English Major Andrea Vale and Business student Felix Mayorga Alvarez decided to replace one of their courses with an internship which are carrying out for credit during their study abroad year in Rome.

Andrea is currently working at the Inter Press Service, a global news agency absed in Rome and focusing exclusively on development in the Global South.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Leo Steinberg Now


Location: Rome Global Gateway

May 17, 2017

Leo Steinberg (1920-2011) left a significant trace in the history. His studies on the Renaissance, the Baroque and contemporary art have shown in a new light artists such as Leonardo, Michelangelo, Borromini, Picasso, De Kooning, Rauschenberg and Johns. His books still amaze for the methodological innovations and openness to new fields of investigation.…

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Reconsidering Dante and Brunetto Latini (and Bono Giamboni)

Location: Rome Global Gateway

May, 18 - 19

This meeting, sponsored by the Devers Program in Dante Studies, has been organized in connection with the Research Project: “Dante’s Florentine Vernacular Culture, 1280-1301”, which is being undertaken by Luca Lombardo (Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Italian Studies at Notre Dame’s Global Gateway), under the leadership of Zyg Barański and Theodore Cachey. The main aim of the Seminar is to begin to reconsider Dante’s relationship to Brunetto by endeavoring to examine their possible connections less in light of Inferno

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