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Spring 2017 term: first weeks & Residency Scholarships winners

The Spring term 2017 has started and over 160 students have come from the world over to attend courses on Italy, Cultures of the World, Global Challenges and Environmental Management And Sustainable D ...
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World Water Day at VIU, March 22: a conversation on Wastewater

On the occasion of the World Water Day, March 22, VIU answered to the invitation by UNESCO to launch the United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR) 2017 titled "Wastewater: The Untapped Reso ...
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Supplementary Art Course Spring 2017: Introduction to Italian Renaissance Painting

  VIU is glad to integrate its art program with the Supplementary Art Course on Introduction to Italian Renaissance Painting.     Course Aim:    The main aim of this sh ...
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Supplementary Art Course: Introduction to Italian Renaissance Painting

  VIU is glad to integrate its art program with the Supplementary Art Course on Introduction to Italian Renaissance Painting.     Course Aim:    The main aim of this sh ...
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Countdown to the Spring 2017 term: Orientation Week highlights

  The Spring 2017 semester of the Globalization Program begins on Monday, 20 February 2017.   Over 100 students from Europe, America and Asia will choose among a range of courses on Ita ...
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Worldwide mobility, Spring 2017 call: opportunities and scholarships

The Research Internships and Mobility program is directed to students in any discipline in the second year of their Master's degree registered in any of VIU Member Universities and taking at least two ...
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Opening Ceremony of the Spring 2017 term, February 23 at 5pm

  GLOBALIZATION PROGRAM Thursday, 23 February 2017 at 5pm, Aula Magna, San Servolo island   Opening Remarks Ambassador Umberto Vattani, President Prof. Carlo Giupponi, Dean   Le ...
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School of Management of European Projects, May. 2-6, 2017

The School of Management of European Projects will be held from May 2 to 6, 2017.For further information please contact or visit   The Course a ...
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European Project Course, Feb. 13-17, 2017

The XLVIII edition of the course will be held from 13 to 17 February, 2017. For further information: http://www.europelago.itemail: The European Project Manage ...
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Course Lab on European Project from Apr. 3, 2017

The CourseLab is proposed to students already trained in the theoretical part of the EU project design and who willing to make a direct experience of European Projects and to write one together with u ...
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Fall 2016 awards to students

On December 15 the Closing Ceremony of the Fall 2016 term has been the occasion to thank all the students and professors who participated in the multiple activities and courses of this semester togeth ...
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Globalization Program, Spring 2017 pre-registration opens

The pre-registration for the Spring 2017 semester opens on December 14, 2016. Over 100 students from all over the world will take courses on Italy, Cultures of the World and Global Challenges in the ...
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VIU at National Conference on Environmental Education in Rome

On November 22, VIU participated in the National Conference on Environmental Education jointly promoted by the Italian Ministry for the Environment Land and Sea (IMELS) and the Italian Ministry for Ed ...
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Closing Ceremony of the Fall 2016 term, Dec. 15 at 5pm

  The Fall 2016 term of the Globalization Program closes on Thursday, 15 December 2016.   Since September 2016, over 100 students representing 23 different nationalities throughout Nort ...
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Pictures of VIU life now also on Instagram

A new Instagram account is now available for VIU!   Venice International University is something unique in the international academic panorama: a group of universities from different countries ...
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24 Hours of Reality: Follow it on-line or Join VIU Watch Party

VIU is partnering with Al Gore’s 24 Hours of Reality: The Road Forward, a global day of action and music to address Climate Change.    You can follow it online at or jo ...
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Boredom and Venice. VIULecture November 23, 2016 at 5pm

  VIU organizes two VIULECTURES series each year in which guest speakers debate interesting, topical issues. These events are open to the public.   The 2|16 cycle of VIULECTURES continu ...
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SICP Trainings in China - November 2016

From October 31 to November 4 2016, a VIU delegation visited China to take part in the training activities of the Sino Italian Cooperation Program to be implemented in the country.   Two training c ...
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Boat line 20: new timetable from November 2, 2016

From November 2, 2016, line 20 timetable will be subject to changes. In addition, some journeys will also stop and leave from Lido-Santa Maria  Elisabetta.   Changes - from San Zaccaria t ...
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China’s Possible Futures: Independent Cinema and Hong Kong, Oct 29, 2016

The role of documentary and fiction films in the cultural and political contentions in the region     Human rights issues come to the fore as mainland China tightens its grip on Hong Kong, and ...
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