AUR President Richard Hodges was the moderator of a conference on Media advocacy for Italy's Cultural Heritage, which was held at the British School at Rome on January 24th and featured the most prominent players on the Italian and international cultural and media arenas in Rome. The conference, organized by the British School at Rome, in partners...

"Associazionismo e italiani nel mondo: rapporti e prospettive" è il tema del convegno che si terrà martedì prossimo, 11 giugno, dalle ore 10.30 alle 14.00, presso la Sala delle Colonne della Camera dei Deputati, in Via Poli.   Introdotto – e organizzato – dall'on. Fucsia Nissoli (Scelta Civica), l'incontro prevede i saluti del senatore Mario...

On Tuesday, December 4th, AUR Communication and Business students received first, second and third place awards following a wine label competition run by Thompson International Marketing, a company specializing in trade and customer service in the wine sector. Prof Bob Sonnabend brought Thompson International to AUR as one of the "clients" for his...

di Richard Hodges   Il nuovo semestre incombe; gli studenti macinano miglia in aereo. State ancora valutando l'idea di un passaporto mondiale? Sin dal Grand Tour, gli studenti hanno cominciato a muoversi, eccitati all'idea di consumare il pianeta, pronti ad imparare "dove e quando". Ora più che mai, studenti affamati girano per il mondo, co...

Professors Lisa Colletta, Associate Professor of English within the Communications and English Program, and James Walston, Chair of the International Relations and Global Politics Program, celebrated July 4th at the University for Foreigners in Reggio, Calabria, where they were invited to speak at the Tabularasa 2013 conference, which examined the...

di Silvia Consoli   Sembra un paradosso: i nostri ragazzi per trovare lavoro spesso devono emigrare all'estero mentre da molte parti del mondo arrivano frotte di giovani che scelgono proprio il nostro paese per studiare e arricchirsi delle molteplici opportunità storico culturali che l'Italia sa offrire. "Tradizionalmente l'Italia...

AUR hosted it's first (of many, we hope) annual Parents' Weekend and Thanksgiving Dinner between the 26th and 28th of November and it was a truly rewarding and enjoyable undertaking. It's not just us saying that either; ""It is great to see" said Michael Hook (parent to Lindsey) "how AUR has organized itself in providing not only good education to...

By John Phillips Italy must follow the USA and create more private universities to prevent the Italian youth workforce becoming "marginalised," American University of Rome President Richard Hodges says. "We are in a global market, not just a national one, so this needs to be reflected in people's education," Dr Hodges told the Italian Insider...

The Honorable Amato Berardi has been appointed a Trustee of The American University of Rome. A member of parliament of the Republic of Italy since April 2008 and a candidate for re election in the Italian Parliament next February, Berardi was born in Longano, Italy and migrated to the United States with his family aged 12. After a successful care...

Dear Friends of The American University of Rome, As an important part of The American University of Rome's community, we wanted to update you on all that has occurred this last academic year.