Past Events

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The American University of Rome's 2018 Commencement Exercises will be held on Friday, May 25, at 6:00 pm at Villa Aurelia, Largo di Porta S. Pancrazio, 1. 

The ceremony will be followed by a reception at the Villa.

25 May 2018, 18:00
Largo di Porta S. Pancrazio, 1

There were always tyrants and autocrats like Ivan the Terrible and Louis the XIV. But in the past 100 years – roughly since the Russian Revolution – we have seen a different kind of ruler; the populist who bases his tyranny on the support of the people.

3 May 2018, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Please join us for an exhibition and reception celebrating student work produced in  a variety of art and design classes at AUR.  

3 May 2018, 12:30
Via Angelo Masina, 7

Lala Meredith Vula, whose work is currently on show in Chicago, will talk about her work followed by a conversation with Arnisa Zeqo.

The title for the talk takes it's name from Lala's recent exhibition at Marubi Museum where the curator, Monika Szewczyk, has said that this title could sum up all of Lala's work.

17 Apr 2018, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

A subject that always provokes debate, this lecture's focus will be on the transformations in the models of perception and representation of sex and gender in Italy.

17 Apr 2018, 12:30
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

The heritage represents a specific aspect of the identity of a brand or a company: it is connected to its history, its longevity and represents its core values.

16 Apr 2018, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 4 in Garden Room 2

The history of cities can be seen through the metaphor of metabolism -- the conversion of energy from outside an organism into its life-sustaining processes.

9 Apr 2018, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

The simple and extraordinary story of Harry Shindler, a soldier who landed in 1944 in Anzio with the British army and who today, at the age of 96, spends his life hunting for the unresolved stories of the men who fell in Italy, has become a film. 

5 Apr 2018, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Dr. Jakob Svensson
Dr. Jakob Svensson


What is an algorithm?

5 Apr 2018, 17:15
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

This is a rare and privileged opportunity to meet and converse with two of the world's leading (former) museum directors.

3 Apr 2018, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16