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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Study Abroad in Valparaíso, Chile This Summer!

Are you interested in studying abroad in Valparaíso, Chile?! There are only a few spots left to join this fun and wonderful opportunity, so act quickly! Check out the poster below for more information!



PODCAST and YOUTUBE VIDEO: The Modern Beauty of Italian Design by Grace Lees-Maffei (University of Hertfordshire)

Did you happen to miss the 3rd lecture of our Modern Beauty of Italian Design series? Fear not! We have our podcast AND YouTube video available for your listening and viewing pleasure today! 


First up, click the link below to listen to our podcast! 

This podcast was recorded as a prelude to Dr. Grace Lees-Maffei's (University of Hertfordshire) lecture titled "The Modern Beauty of Italian Design" that was given on February 6, 2018 from 4:30-5:30pm in the Nydick Family Commons in Villanova University's Bartley Hall. Dr. Lees-Maffei's lecture discussed the history of Italy’s industrial affirmation on the global scale in the aftermath of WWII and highlight the elements that made this worldwide success possible.




And second, after you have checked out our podcast, you can watch the lecture in its entirety on YouTube by clicking play on the video to the right!







The fourth and final lecture of the Italy & the Design of Modern Beauty Series will take place on April 5, 2018 from 4-5pm in Falvey Library's Idea Accelerator. The final lecture, titled "Italian Futurism and the Design of the Modern Object" will be given by Ara Merjian (New York University). 


We hope you will join us to close out this wonderful lecture series!


Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Forced Migration and Humanitarian Crisis of Central America's Northern Triangle Lecture on 2/12!


Please join The Department of Romance Languages and Alpha Psi Lambda for a talk presented by Dr. Raúl Diego Rivera Hernández on Forced Migration and Humanitarian Crisis of Central America's Northern Triangle on Monday February 12th at 5:30 pm! 

The Modern Beauty of Italian Design Lecture TODAY!

The 3rd lecture of our Italian Lecture Series takes place today (2/6) from 4:30-5:30pm in The Nydick Family Commons (Bartley)! Grace Lees-Maffei (University of Hertfordshire, UK) will give a talk on The Modern Beauty of Italian Design! Hope you will join us!

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

The Modern Beauty of Italian Design Lecture with Dr. Grace Lees-Maffei!

Join us next Tuesday (February 6) for the third lecture of the Italian lecture series on Italian design, which will feature Dr. Grace Lees-Maffei (an international authority in the field). Dr. Lees-Maffei will talk about The Modern Beauty of Italian Design. She will present the history of Italy’s industrial affirmation on the global scale in the aftermath of WWII and highlight the elements that made this worldwide success possible.  


Below is a link to an article for CNN by Dr. Lees-Maffei (How Italy Won the Race for Beauty), which gives an overview of her work. The talk will be next Tuesday, on February 6, between 4:30 and 5:30pm in The Nydick Family Commons in Bartley. We hope you will join us for this wonderful event!

Friday, January 26, 2018

Two Study Abroad Information Sessions Next Week!

We have two study abroad information sessions coming up next week! 

Our Valparaíso, Chile Information Session will take place this Monday, January 29th at 5pm in SAC 300 and our Cadiz, Spain Information Session will take place on Thursday, February 1st at 7pm in Mendel G93. 

See our posters below for more information. 
We hope to see you there!



Monday, January 22, 2018

Study Abroad in Chile!

Interested in studying abroad in Chile? 
Join us for our information session next week! 
Click the poster below for more details!