Interview with Antonella Polimeni, rector of La Sapienza University Rome

Wanted in Rome put questions to Dr Antonella Polimeni, the first woman rector of La Sapienza, the oldest university in Rome and the largest in Europe.By Marco VenturiniWiR: How and to what extent has...

Rome's La Sapienza rated top university in the world for Classics

Rome beats Oxford for top place in world rankings. La Sapienza University in Rome has been ranked the top university in the world for Classical Studies and Ancient History in the 2021 edition of the...

Italian language courses in Rome

List of best Italian language courses for English speakers in Rome Moving to a new city can be a stressful lifestyle change, and especially daunting when the local residents don’t speak your language...

Rome's Sapienza University elects female rector for first time in 700 years

Antonella Polimeni is the first female rector elected to a major Italian university. La Sapienza University in Rome has appointed Antonella Polimeni as its new rector, the first woman to hold the top...

An interview with Isaac Driver, headmaster at St. Thomas’s International School in Viterbo

Wanted in Rome interviews Mr. Isaac Driver, headmaster of St. Thomas’s International School in Viterbo. Dear Mr. Driver, in your opinion, what is the biggest challenge facing educational institutio...

'Are you black or are you dirty?' Italy's racist school books

Controversy over Italian school books accused of racism. A racism row has broken out in Italy in recent days leading the Raffaello publishing group to apologise and withdraw a school textbook from ci...

Italy: Rome school at centre of sexism row over miniskirts

Schoolgirls asked not to wear miniskirts as their legs "catch the eye" of male teachers. A Rome high school has landed itself at the centre of a controversy after it requested female students not to...

Italy’s oldest student celebrates degree at 96

96-year-old university student in Sicily graduates with top honours. Giuseppe Paternò, aged almost 97, has graduated with an undergraduate degree in Philosophy and History, receiving top honours from...

Dr. Kristen DiMatteo appointed new head at the American Overseas School of Rome

Dr. Kristen DiMatteo, new head at the American Overseas School of Rome (AOSR ), spoke to Wanted in Rome about the challenges that lie ahead for private international education. by Marco Venturini...

Rome: La Sapienza ranked top university in Italy

La Sapienza rises in CWUR world university rankings. Rome's Università La Sapienza is the top university in Italy according to the 2020-21 ranking by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR),...

The American University of Rome names new President

Dr Scott Sprenger to succeed Dr Richard Hodges as AUR President. The American University of Rome (AUR) has named Dr Scott Sprenger as its new President, succeeding Dr Richard Hodges, who is retiring...

Chris Smalling visits St Stephen's School Rome

Wanted in Rome Junior article by Lucie Dumont and Laith Zehni, students at St Stephen's International School, Rome. AS Roma defender and Manchester United legend Chris Smalling was invited to talk to...

Wanted in Rome Junior: Romeo and Juliet

Students from The New School Rome see Romeo and Juliet at Rome's Globe Theatre. The English department of The New School was delighted to organise an outing to see an English-language production of R...

Interview with principal of St George's British International School, Rome

Principal David Tongue joined St George’s from Brighton College Bangkok in January 2019, after leadership posts in the UAE, the Falkland Islands and Spain.                                            ...

Fulbright alumni gather at historic event in Rome

Rome hosts major alumni event for Fulbright Programme in Italy. For the first time in the history of the Fulbright Programme in Italy, scholars from 1948 - the year in which the Fulbright Commission...
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