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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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European Project Course, Oct. 17-21, 2016

The XLVII edition of the course will be held from 17 to 21 October, 2016. For further information: http://www.europelago.itemail: The European Project Manageme ...
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SICP Training on Sustainable Development for Innovative SMEs

In the framework of the Sino-Italian Advanced Training Program, the courses arranged in cooperation with the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) courses has often pointed out China atten ...
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VIULectures 2|16: October 10, 'The Myth of Humanitarianism'

VIU also 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 be ...
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'Unrest In Venice. Popular Politics in an Aristocratic Republic'

International conference Friday, 7 October from 9amAula Magna, Venice International University      Program (download the complete program pdf)   9.00am Introduction ...
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Novelog Workshop, October 19th, 2016

On October 19, 2016, the NOVELOG Rome Workshop Urban Freight Distribution: Current Challenges & Future Goals will take place in Rome (Italy). The workshop will bring together stakeholders from Rome ...
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Course Lab on European Project from Nov. 7, 2016

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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Biennale Sessions: Lecture and visit at the Russian Pavilion

  VIU is a participant of Biennale Sessions, a unique occasion  for Universities and learning Institutions to organize a tour of the exhibition and a related seminar inside the Biennale s ...
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Students winners of the Fall 2016 Residency Scholarships

Fall 2016 term has started and over 130 students have come from the world over to attend courses on Italy, Cultures of the World, Global Challenges and Economics, Management And Digital Technologies A ...
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EUCLID - First Annual Project Meeting at VIU

  On September 8-9, 2016, the first annual meeting of the EUCLID project was hosted at Venice International University in Venice, Italy.   EUCLID is a four-year Research and Innovation Action f ...
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Training on Climate Change for the Chinese NDRC

From September 11 to 23 the 2016 National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) advanced training on “Capacity Building on Climate Change” will take place in Italy.   The course will start w ...
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Countdown to the Fall 2016 term: Orientation Week highlights

  The Fall 2016 semester of the Globalization Program begins on Monday, 5 September 2016.   Over 100 students from Europe, America and Asia will choose among a range of courses on Italy ...
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