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Maps of Rome: The Frutaz project

The Scientific Committee looking at the first map of modern Rome by Matteo Greuter, 1618 In 1962, Monsignor Amato Pietro Frutaz published Le Piante di Roma, three large folio volumes published by the Istituto di Studi Romani (Institute of Roman Studies), which served as a completion of a project begun in...
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Catholic Education around the Globe

In mid-March, the Rome Global Gateway hosted the "Global Catholic Education and Integral Human Development Conference". This conference addressed a growing international need and expanding research interest in the under-explored arena of international Catholic education and integral human development. Scholars from the University of Notre Dame’s Kellogg Institute for International Studies…...
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The ND Villa Opens the Gates to Open House Roma 2018

It’s 9 a.m. on a Saturday morning in Rome. The streets are still awakening, as people are chatting in front of a local bar and moms are running to do some grocery shopping after taking their kids to school. Emily Patton, a Rome International Scholar, and Diana Neacsu from the School...
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Gaelic Football in Italy? Why not!

Gaelic Football is a sport originally from Ireland with unique rules: at first sight a sort of mix between football, rugby and basketball, it is played with hands and feet and a round ball on an outdoor court with the goal of scoring a goal or a point between the high...

Inspired Leadership Initiative gets its Inspiration from Rome

On February 2018, the Rome Global Gateway hosted a group meeting from the Inspired Leadership Initiative (ILI), a one-year Notre Dame program to help accomplished individuals who have completed their traditional career discern optimal paths to leverage their talents, experience and relationships as they pivot to a new mission. The Inspired Leadership...

Student Spotlight: Carleigh Burns

Carleigh Burns, a Neuroscience and Behavior major and Italian minor, is in Rome this Spring semester as part of the General Education Program. During her time in Rome she is living the the ND Villa, conducting an internship at UNESCO and shadowing Dr. Bilotta at Salvator Mundi International Hospital.…

Join our Team - Seeking Residence Rector in Rome

The University of Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway is seeking a Residence Rector for the Villa.  Position Information Job Title Residence Rector (Rome Villa) Job Description CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR - Report to Director of Student Affairs at the Rome Global Gateway (RGG) and Office of Student Affairs on campus and liaise with...

Introducing the New Professors Teaching at the RGG in Spring 2018

Prof. Daria Borghese, teaching the All Roads Lead to Rome course Prof. Daria Borghese, an Art Historian teaching the All Roads Lead to Rome Course Daria Borghese has taught in Italy (The American University in Rome, The Richmond Rome Center, Assumption College and University of North Carolina) and in the U.S.A. (Boston College)...

Rome Summer Program 2018 is Doubling

NDI Rome Summer 2017 group For the third year in a row, this summer the Rome Global Gateway will host the Rome Summer Program, an exciting opportunity for undergraduate students in all fields of study to live and learn in one of the oldest and most international cities in the world.…

Sydney Schneider searching for her family roots in Southern Italy

Sydney Schneider is a slender and gentle study abroad student from Laingsburg, Michigan. She is a Theology and History major at the University of Notre Dame, spending her Fall 2017 semester in Rome as part of the General Education program. She came to Rome to immerse herself in the culture,...

Opening and Blessing of the Villa in Rome

Light pink walls, an original "nasone" fountain, a beautiful garden with wood benches, 21 suite bedrooms, a large kitchen, dining area, laundry room, student activity center, and a roof top terrace are only a part of the newly restored Villa…
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Nuova musica alla Chiesa Nuova: dramma e devozione sulle tracce di Anerio

I cinque nuovi oratori, composti da J.J. Wright sulla base delle opere di Giovanni Anerio verranno presentati per la prima volta Giovedì, 1 Giugno alle ore 21:00 presso la Chiesa Nuova. Il concerto, patrocinato dalla University of Notre Dame (Indiana, USA) e dal Pontificio Instituto di Musica Sacra (Roma), vedrà...
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Students volunteer with refugees while studying abroad in Rome

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...

Interning in Rome, a mind-opening experience

English major Andrea Vale and business student Felix Mayorga Alvarez decided to replace one of their courses with an internship during their study abroad year in Rome. Andrea is currently working at the Inter Press Service, a global news agency based in Rome and focusing exclusively on development in the Global...
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Interning in Rome for the U.S. Missions: a unique opportunity

The best way for students to be an active part of the city and use their linguistic and academic knowledge in a working environment is to do an internship, and what better place to start than one of the top three U.S. presences in Italy? As a matter of fact,...

Rome Global Gateway Instagram and Facebook Photo Contest

RGG students, faculty, staff and fellows are asked to pull out their cameras — or smartphones or tablets — for the Rome Global Gateway Instagram and Facebook Photo Contest. Snap a photo with your IostudioaRoma pin, share it on Facebook and/or Instagram, put #IostudioaRomaND…

Rome Study Abroad Students Encounter “People as People”

Students studying abroad in Rome during spring 2015 curated a photo exhibit entitled Negli Occhi dell'altro: Cinque americani raccontano le periferie di Roma (In the other's eyes, five Americans portray the Roman peripheries), which was organized in collaboration with Centro Culturale Roma at Il Cantuccio al Senato and opened May...