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Where is the Sapienza University of Rome located?

What is the academic calendar at Sapienza?

  • Academic Calendar. The Sapienza Academic Calendar begins on November 1 and ends on October 31 of the following year. The calendar, which is approved by the Academic Senate, includes all holiday breaks, including Christmas, Easter and Carnival Week. Faculties are autonomous and free to modify this calendar.

Who are the alumni of the University of Sapienza?

  • Sapienza educated numerous notable alumni, including many Nobel laureates, Presidents of the European Parliament and European Commissioners, heads of several nations, notable religious figures, scientists and astronauts. In September 2018, it was included in the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings Graduate Employability Ranking.

Why did the Pope cancel his visit to La Sapienza University?

  • On 15 January 2008 the Vatican cancelled a planned visit to La Sapienza University by Pope Benedict XVI who was to speak at the university ceremony launching the 2008 academic year due to protests by some students and professors. The title of the speech would have been 'The Truth Makes Us Good and Goodness is Truth'.

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