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Inspired leadership initiative gets its inspiration from Rome

On February 2018, the Rome Global Gateway hosted a group meeting from the Inspired Leadership Initiative (ILI), a one-year Notre Dame program to help accomplished individuals who have completed their traditional career discern optimal paths to leverage their talents, experience and relationships as they pivot to a new mission. The Inspired Leadership...
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Student Spotlight: Carleigh Burns

Carleigh Burns, a Neuroscience and Behavior major and Italian minor, is in Rome this Spring semester as part of the General Education Program. During her time in Rome she is living the the ND Villa, conducting an internship at UNESCO and shadowing Dr. Bilotta at Salvator Mundi International Hospital.  …...

Join our Team - Seeking Residence Rector in Rome

The University of Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway is seeking a Residence Rector for the Villa. Position Information Job Title Residence Rector (Rome Villa) Job Description CHIEF ADMINISTRATOR - Report to Director of Student Affairs at the Rome Global Gateway (RGG …

Introducing the New Professors Teaching at the RGG in Spring 2018

Prof. Daria Borghese, teaching the All Roads Lead to Rome courseProf. Daria Borghese, an Art Historian teaching the All Roads Lead to Rome CourseDaria Borghese has taught in Italy (The American University in Rome, The Richmond Rome Center, Assumption College and University of North Carolina) and in the U.S.A. (Boston College) courses that...

Rome Summer Program 2018 is doubling

NDI Rome Summer 2017 group For the third year in a row, this summer the Rome Global Gateway will host the Rome Summer Program, an exciting opportunity for undergraduate students in all fields of study to live and learn in one of the oldest and most international cities in the world.…

Rome Summer Program 2018 is Doubling

NDI Rome Summer 2017 groupFor the third year in a row, this summer the Rome Global Gateway will host the Rome Summer Program, an exciting opportunity for undergraduate students in all fields of study to live and learn in one of the oldest and most international cities in the world.…

Update on events in Jerusalem

We are currently monitoring events in Jerusalem and the surrounding region, following the announcement by President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital during a White House speech on December 6. U.S. officials have indicated their plan to reinforce security at multiple American embassies across the Middle East and...

English and theology major awarded Gilman Scholarship to study in Rome

Junior Katherine Smith has been selected for the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship to study or intern abroad during the spring 2018 academic term. Smith, an English and theology double major from Saint Charles, Minnesota, will study in Italy through the Notre Dame Rome Global Gateway. 
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Gilman Scholars to study in Rome, London

University of Notre Dame students Frank Chung and Katherine Smith have been selected for the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship to study or intern abroad during the spring 2018 academic term.

Sydney Schneider searching for her family roots in Southern Italy

Sydney Schneider is a slender and gentle study abroad student from Laingsburg, Michigan. She is a Theology and History major at the University of Notre Dame, spending her Fall 2017 semester in Rome as part of the General Education program.She came to Rome to immerse herself in the culture, improve...

Notre Dame moves up to #3 in the nation for study abroad participation

The Institute for International Education ranked the University of Notre Dame third among doctorate-granting universities for undergraduate participation in study abroad during the academic year 2015-16. This represents an increase from the University’s ranking of #4 last year in the annual Open Doors report.

First historic preservation graduate reconstructs Rome

Historic preservation at Notre Dame is a multi-disciplinary course of study that unites art with science, requiring students to employ various lenses in evaluating and treating cultural heritage sites, including historic buildings, neighborhoods, and landscapes. In 2015, the School of Architecture introduced the Master of Science in Historic Preservation (MSHP…...

Opening and blessing of the Villa in Rome

Light pink walls, an original “nasone” fountain, a beautiful garden with wood benches, 21 suite bedrooms for 91 students, a large kitchen, dining area, laundry room, student activity center, and a roof top terrace are only a part of the newly restored Villa…

Opening and Blessing of the Villa in Rome

Light pink walls, an original “nasone” fountain, a beautiful garden with wood benches, 21 suite bedrooms, a large kitchen, dining area, laundry room, student activity center, and a roof top terrace are only a part of the newly restored Villa…