News and Events

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When asked about the attraction of AUR within the higher education marketplace, President Sprenger described the unique opportunities that the university provides using Rome and its environs as its classroom, the excellent and growing reputation of the AUR faculty, and its beautiful campus situat

On Thursday, the 6th of October from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, The American University of Rome will host Rome's leading organizations concerned with delivering American degrees, both here and in the United States.


The secret of Eataly’s success in the States, according to Farinetti, is twofold: exporting truthful Italian biodiverse products and selling the experience that goes with it.

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.

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.