Here is a bit of a summary on our celebratory day in the countryside!
We began the day at Piramide Metro Station; as a last-minute switcharoo, I took nearly half the group off to the Farmer's Market of Circo Massimo (Saturdays&Sundays only) while the… More
Just the other night, I happened upon the Netflix program Master of None, written and acted by Aziz Ansari.
Generally, when I see Italy depicted by the English or American media, my first reaction is to shrink and wince, expecting the worst generalizations… More
By Professor Paola Cascinelli
Professor Paola Cascinelli teaches International Business Strategy and Management, and Work in Thought and Action, the Internship seminar at the Rome Center and is also the Assistant Director of Experiential Education, working… More
Last weekend, both Saturday and Sunday, our Student Life team spent several hours with the notorious graffiti writer, MauPal. MauPal's work has been reviewed and displayed widely both in Rome and in the rest of Europe. As with every semester, the first… More
In Rome, one doesn’t just “take the heat”, she absorbs it, assimilates it, becomes it. In my primer years, before becoming fully Italian, I would roll around naked on the ceramic tile floors of my newlywed apartment in a small bowl of a city in Tuscany… More