Academics News

Italy Writes 2012 Finalists Announced!

Italy Writes 2012 Finalists Announced!

John Cabot University's Institute for Creative Writing and Literary Translation, together with the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa, are honored to announce the Italy Writes 2012 finalists.

La Repubblica.it Praises JCU Poet-in-Residence Billy Collins’ Reading

La Repubblica.it Praises JCU Poet-in-Residence Billy Collins’ Reading

US Poet Laureate from 2001 to 2003, Billy Collins has achieved critical acclaim and wide popularity in the US and has been described as "the most popular poet in America" by the New York Times.

Professor Salvatore and Fashion Retailing Students Visit Stores in Rome Center

Professor Salvatore and Fashion Retailing Students Visit Stores in Rome Center

Summer Session I students taking MKT 355 - Fashion Retailing were recently involved in an on-site lecture and assignment visiting leading fashion stores in Rome city centre. The group was led by Professor Antonella Salvatore, Business Administration Professor and Coordinator of JCU's Career Services Center.

Professor Vanda Wilcox Interviewed on Italian Football Betting Scandal

Professor Vanda Wilcox Interviewed on Italian Football Betting Scandal

JCU Professor of History Vanda Wilcox was recently interviewed by Vatican Radio  on the topic the latest scandals that have hit the Italian football world. With just days before the start of the 2012 European Championships, a number of players have been involved in criminal investigations over illegal betting activities.

Professor Geoghegan Hosts Workshop for Italian High School Students

Professor Geoghegan Hosts Workshop for Italian High School Students

John Cabot University welcomed students from Liceo Isacco Newton, along with their professors Cinzia Cetraro and Roberto Ingravalle, for an all-day Creative Writing Workshop, hosted by JCU professor Elizabeth Geoghegan.

Italian Minister Giulio Terzi di Sant’Agata Awarded Honorary Degree

Italian Minister Giulio Terzi di Sant’Agata Awarded Honorary Degree

John Cabot University was pleased to award an honorary degree to Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi di Sant'Agata in a special convocation on May 15, 2012.

JCU Announces Development of Rome-SPQR Society

JCU Announces Development of Rome-SPQR Society

John Cabot University Professors Eric De Sena  Crispin Corrado and Linda Nolan are proud to announce the development of the Rome-SPQR Society, a local branch of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA), the largest professional organization of classical archaeologists in the world.

John Cabot University Unveils Dean’s List Scholarship

John Cabot University Unveils Dean’s List Scholarship

John Cabot University is pleased to announce the addition of a new scholarship, the JCU Dean's List Scholarship, to the current existing scholarship opportunities available to its students.

From JCU to KPMG: Read Claudio Di Benedetto’s Story

From JCU to KPMG: Read Claudio Di Benedetto’s Story

Find out about Business Administration graduate Claudio Di Benedetto's experience at JCU and beyond.

Professor Pietro Paganini Interviewed on Al Jazeera

Professor Pietro Paganini Interviewed on Al Jazeera

Professor Pietro Paganini Interviewed on Al Jazeera about Italy in the Eurozone Crisis

From Germany to Thailand to India to JCU: Student Marcel Gretzschel

From Germany to Thailand to India to JCU: Student Marcel Gretzschel

From Germany to Thailand to India to JCU: Meet Transfer Student Marcel Gretzschel

New York Times Praises Professor Aaron Carpenè’s Conducting

New York Times Praises Professor Aaron Carpenè’s Conducting

New York Times Praises Professor Aaron Carpenè's Conducting of "Acis and Galatea" at Macao International Music Festival

John Cabot University Takes a Stand Against Slavery

John Cabot University Takes a Stand Against Slavery

John Cabot University Takes a Stand Against Slavery!

JCU Welcomes USUN Rome Senior Staff for Guest Lecture

JCU Welcomes USUN Rome Senior Staff for Guest Lecture

JCU Welcomes USUN Rome Senior Staff for Guest Lecture on International Organizations

JCU Professor Silvia Scarpa Attends Course at EUI

JCU Professor Silvia Scarpa Attends Course at EUI

JCU Professor Silvia Scarpa Attends Course on "Global Governance and Transnational Human Rights Obligations" at the European University Institute of Fiesole, Italy