Unibo Professor Lucia Rossi to be next EU judge

Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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Rossi: “A nomination that is also an important recognition for Bologna and Alma Mater.” Lucia Serena Rossi, law professor of European Union Law at the Department of Legal Sciences of the University of Bologna, is the first Italian woman to be appointed Judge of the European Court of Justice. As a Professor in Unibo, she […]

Direct flights to China in 2018

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
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Starting June’18 from Nanchang + 60 more flights Marconi pulled off a marketing miracle concluded in the Italian Embassy Beijing. The first direct flight will be from Nanchang, Jiangxi capital, south-east of China. Over the following weeks, other flights to and from China will land and depart from Bologna for a total of 60 incoming […]

Businesses penalised for open door policy

Saturday, November 25th, 2017
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Closed doors pollute less say Comune The new winter ordinance that compels city shops to keep their front doors closed while operating winter heating or air conditioning in summer has come into effect. The measure “aims to contain pollutant emissions in the atmosphere” and was announced by Valentina Orioli. The councillor for the Environment, as […]

Violence against women: 9 a day ask for help in Emilia-Romagna

Friday, November 24th, 2017
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1,481 cases of violence against children were registered from January to October this year. Twelve feminicides were recorded in 2016 so the regional government has allocated almost four million euros to counteract the phenomenon: 2,900,000 from state funds and one million from regional appropriation schemes. There were 3,139 women who were victims of violence and […]

Surrealists and Dadaists of the twentieth century

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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By Giorga Ferro “Duchamp, Magritte, Dalì. I Rivoluzionari del ‘900” the exhibition at Palazzo Albergati running from the 16th of October to the 11th of February 2018, has a misleading title and should have been called “Surrealists and Dadaists of the twentieth century”. I state this because although there are many works of art by […]

An interview with mum of the world’s greatest goalie

Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Dubliner but currently living in Bologna, Mark Doyle has been following closely those formative years that made Gianluigi Buffon the world’s greatest goalkeeper. In an incredible article recently published online and translated into several languages under the title: ‘Gianluigi Buffon: The making of Superman’, Doyle reveals another even more genuine side to Italy’s larger than […]