VIU Summer Institute on Ageing
The 1st VIU Summer Institute on Ageing (June 7-13, 2013) is addressed to Graduates, PhDs and Professionals and intends to deepen the understanding of the Ageing Process, in topics ranging from Medicine and Epidemiology to Economics and Social Sciences, with hands-on sessions on Data Usage and Software Design.
Globalization Program: new courses in 2014
10 new core courses will be established in the Globalization Program in 2014. The three themes of focus are: Venice & Italy; Cultures of the World; Global Challenges. The specialization tracks in Cultural Heritage (Fall) and Sustainable Development (Spring) will continue and are bolstered by additional courses. Professors and researchers in the member universities are invited to apply to teach in the program in 2014-2017.
Visualizing Venice: Opening on June 4
VIU President U. Vattani and Dean A. Brugiavini hosted the opening ceremony of Visualizing Venice summer workshop at the presence of D. Calabi, Scientific coordinator, R. Calimani, President of the Venetian Jewish community, and R. Panciera, Venice Municipality. In cooperation with UNESCO Venice Office. Special guest: Miao Xiaochun, Chinese Pavillion, 55th International Art Exhibition.
Aquae, by Oliviero Rainaldi
On the occasion of the 55th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, Aquae by Oliviero Rainaldi will be on show on the VIU Campus from May 29 to November 24. Ten sculptures inspired by Water are disseminated in the gardens and inner courts of the island of San Servolo.