Natale di Roma

Chiara Baldussi April 21, 2017

Known as Natale di Roma, the annual birthday (2.770th) celebration is based on the legendary Foundation of Rome by Romulus in 753 BC. On the big day itself, April 21st, the Foundation of Rome is marked at the Circus Maximus in the afternoon with a number… More

Day of Gratitude

Sarra Chadi April 19, 2017

Nigerian Fundraiser Dinner A wonderful thing happened last week! Thanks to a generous donation from one of our Trustees and Arcadia Alumni, Lyanne Wassermann​, Arcadia Rome has sponsored a Nigerian fundraiser dinner at the Joel Nafuma Refugee Center… More

Happy Easter and Passover

Chiara Baldussi April 14, 2017

Pasqua Pasqua or Easter is one of the biggest holidays on the Italian calendar. You will see colorful displays of chocolate eggs and bunnies in the shops. It is a time of religious parades and celebrations, and often the focus is a statue of Jesus or… More

60th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome

Tina Rocchio March 20, 2017

Many of you may have noticed the already heavy security presence in Rome has become even heavier in certain parts of the city. In case you’ve not heard, this is because on March 25 Europe “celebrates” the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, the treaty… More

Spring 2017 Events

Chiara Baldussi February 14, 2017

Our Spring Students are finally settling into their Italian life! Here is a selection of the best events offered to all our students. Basketball and Soccer TOURNAMENTS These are activities students generally can’t wait to take part to. In addition… More

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