Italy in Millennial Mainstream Media

Tina Rocchio June 2, 2017

 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

Buone Ferie!

Tina Rocchio July 29, 2016

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

Laurea in Italy

Tina Rocchio March 22, 2016

Students studying with us at Roma Tre and will be seeing some strange activity on campus this week: they might hear and see students and their families milling about outside crowded classrooms, hear applause coming from those classrooms or see the occasional… More

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