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Sustainability at JCU: The Community Service Program

Sustainability at JCU: The Community Service Program

John Cabot University's Community Service Program has grown considerably in the past decade and is a testament to JCU’s commitment to sustainability.

JCU Welcomes Professor Gábor Klaniczay (CEU) for a Talk on Sainthood and Witchcraft

JCU Welcomes Professor Gábor Klaniczay (CEU) for a Talk on Sainthood and Witchcraft

On January 23, Professor Gábor Klaniczay from the Central European University in Budapest/Vienna, gave a lecture at JCU entitled “Sainthood and Witchcraft in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Two sides of the same coin?"

JCU Welcomes Dr. Pietro Grasso for a Presidential Lecture on the Legacies of Giovanni Falcone

JCU Welcomes Dr. Pietro Grasso for a Presidential Lecture on the Legacies of Giovanni Falcone

On January 29, 2023, John Cabot University welcomed Dr. Pietro Grasso for a Presidential Lecture entitled “From Pizza Connection to the Maxi Trial: The Legacies of Giovanni Falcone.”

Frohring Foundation Makes Generous Donation to John Cabot University 

Frohring Foundation Makes Generous Donation to John Cabot University 

The Paul and Maxine Frohring Foundation, a long-time benefactor of John Cabot University, has generously donated one million dollars to JCU.

Meet JCU Director of Marketing Danette Anderson

Meet JCU Director of Marketing Danette Anderson

Danette Anderson is JCU’s Director of Marketing. Born in the United States but raised in Ethiopia, Danette has lived and worked in the U.S., France, the U.K., Bahrain, and Italy.

JCU Alumnus and Professor Mattia Maglione Co-translates Oliver Twist

JCU Alumnus and Professor Mattia Maglione Co-translates Oliver Twist

JCU alumnus and English professor Mattia Maglione recently co-translated Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens into Italian with translator Livio Crescenzi.

Professor Tara Keenan Receives Grant to Write Guide on AI Tools

Professor Tara Keenan Receives Grant to Write Guide on AI Tools

John Cabot University English Composition Professor Tara Keenan has received a grant to write a strengthening guide that makes use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools.

JCU and POLIMI Launch Dual MBA Degree in Fall 2024

JCU and POLIMI Launch Dual MBA Degree in Fall 2024

John Cabot University’s Frank J. Guarini School of Business, in collaboration with the Politecnico di Milano’s Graduate School of Management (POLIMI GSOM), is pleased to announce the launch of a Dual MBA Degree in Fall 2024.

JCU and UNICRI Announce Ninth Edition of Summer School on Migration and Human Rights

JCU and UNICRI Announce Ninth Edition of Summer School on Migration and Human Rights

JCU, in collaboration with UNICRI, is happy to announce the ninth edition of the Summer School on Migration and Human Rights, which will be delivered from July 8 to 12, 2024.

Professor Stefan Lorenz Sorgner Featured on Fortune Italia

Professor Stefan Lorenz Sorgner Featured on Fortune Italia

John Cabot University Philosophy Professor Stefan Lorenz Sorgner was recently featured on Fortune Italia’s December-January issue.

An Open Heart and Mind: Student Ana Ionescu

An Open Heart and Mind: Student Ana Ionescu

Student Ana Ionescu is double majoring in Art History and Psychological Science, with a minor in Art and Design. She is the President of the Studio Art and Design Club.

Alumna Laura R. Weinstein Gives Talk at Naples National Archaeological Museum

Alumna Laura R. Weinstein Gives Talk at Naples National Archaeological Museum

MA in Art History alumna Laura Weinstein was invited to the Naples National Archaeological Museum on November 30, 2023, to give a talk about the subject of her JCU master's thesis.

Professor Fabrizio Conti Invited to Give Lecture at Iowa State University

Professor Fabrizio Conti Invited to Give Lecture at Iowa State University

JCU History Professor Fabrizio Conti has recently been invited to Iowa State University in the U.S. to give a lecture on the past, present and future of the Humanities.

MA in Art History Candidates Present Master’s Theses

MA in Art History Candidates Present Master’s Theses

On December 15 and 16, 2023, fifteen John Cabot University Master of Arts in Art History candidates presented their final theses.

JCU Hosts Alumni & Friends Holiday Celebration

JCU Hosts Alumni & Friends Holiday Celebration

JCU hosted an Alumni & Friends Holiday Celebration with over 40 members of the JCU community including faculty, staff, and friends.

JCU Hosts Transatlantic Policy Dialogues on Food Security

JCU Hosts Transatlantic Policy Dialogues on Food Security

On December 4, John Cabot University hosted a talk called “Food Security after Ukraine.” This was the second annual edition of the Transatlantic Policy Dialogues.

Meet Alumnus Ascanio Balbo di Vinadio

Meet Alumnus Ascanio Balbo di Vinadio

Alumnus Ascanio Balbo di Vinadio recently curated the book 'Longo. Dall'industria alle opere di Marco Angelini'.

Educating in Paradise: JCU Hosts Talk on American Higher Education in Italy

Educating in Paradise: JCU Hosts Talk on American Higher Education in Italy

John Cabot University hosted the event “Educating in Paradise, l’educazione superiore americana in Italia (American Higher Education in Italy),” on November 30, 2023.

Alumna Lizzy Mae van Son Receives Literary Prize

Alumna Lizzy Mae van Son Receives Literary Prize

Alumna Lizzy Mae van Son recently won the Premio Speciale Milano Donna at the Premio Letterario Milano International for her illustrated guidebook Check! The Balkans.

JCU Students and Professors Showcase Creative Writing Talent

JCU Students and Professors Showcase Creative Writing Talent

On December 5, the Fall 2023 Creative Writing Showcase took place in the Aula Magna, where students and professors read their work.