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After 24 years of inspirational and dedicated service, Professor Kathleen stepped back from classroom teaching in May, 2022.

The Board of Trustees of The American University of Rome (AUR) has elected Mr. Thomas McCarthy as its new chairman as of July 1, 2022. Mr. McCarthy, who is the former CFO at Cigna Corporation and has been a Board member since 2018, succeeds the current chairman, Mr. Robert Krapf, Esq.

Professor Kristien De Neve's spring 2022 students culminated their semester's work by creating individual 'Artist books'.

The American University of Rome is delighted to announce Professor Cecilia Sottilotta’s appointment as Director of the Master’s of Peace Studies. 

It is with great pleasure that The American University of Rome (AUR) has announced the appointment of a new Senior Director of Development, Anne Marie Judge.

The protection of cultural heritage is a critical component within the framework of the United Nations Sustainable Development Agenda, as reported under Goal 11 through which countries have pledged to “make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.” In part

Mask-wearing on campus
[Information updated on 20 July 2022]

The Italian government has issued updated regulations concerning mask-wearing - these regulations will be reviewed on September 30th, 2022. 

Fall 2022 - campus mask policy. 

In making the presentation, President Sprenger stated the following