August 31, 2015
The Fall 2015 Rome class rounded off their first full week in Rome with an excursion to the Castelli Romani visiting Tuscolo and Nemi followed by a special evening wine tasting hosted by Monsignor Fucinaro.
August 31, 2015
With a busy first week in Rome the Fall 2015 Rome class took a break midweek with a scavenger hunt through the city, a quick swim in Lake Albano and a relaxing dinner afresco at Ristorante Da Agnese in the Castelli Romani.
August 28, 2015
The Fall 2015 Rome class woke up bright and early on Sunday, August 23 to make their first trip into Rome. The students toured St. Peter's Basilica and attended mass at the Altar of St. Joseph, followed by walking tours of the city given by faculty and staff.
August 27, 2015
On Saturday, August 22 the Fall 2015 Rome class arrived to their new home for the next four months, the Eugene Constantin Rome Campus at Due Santi. The students settled into campus, attended opening convocation and had their first Italian meal.
July 28, 2015
Latin in Rome students headed off to the Naples area to visit Capri, Mt. Vesuvius and Pompeii for their class trip excursion.
July 24, 2015
Arete students spent a busy weekend exploring the Dallas and Fort Worth Arts Districts and attending a live performance of Romeo and Juliet at Shakespeare in the Park.
July 23, 2015
On Thursday, July 16 Shakespeare in Italy students left campus to begin their four day trip visiting Venezia, Padova and Vincenza. The students saw such sites as the Doge's Palace, S. Marco and the Villa Rotonda.
July 22, 2015
On Sunday, July 12 the University of Dallas welcomed 24 students to the Irving campus for the eighth summer of the Arete program. The students were kept busy in their first week on campus as they studied works from Plato to Shakespeare, discussed celebrated films and participated in several events on campus all contributing to learning more about "the noble life".
July 22, 2015
The Arete program has been blessed with great staff this summer. Three former participants joined us to lead our Student Life team for the program including two recent graduates from the University of Dallas.
July 16, 2015
The Latin in Rome group explored several sites over their first few days in Rome visiting Tusculum, Castel Gandolfo, St. Peter's Square, Piazza Navona, the Aventine Hill, the Theatre of Marcellus, Ceveteri, Tarquinia and Santa Severa.
July 15, 2015
The Shakespeare in Italy group explored several sites over their first few days in Rome visiting the Aventine Hill, the Theatre of Marcellus, the Roman Forum, Colosseum, Piazza Navona and the Pantheon.
July 14, 2015
We were very happy to welcome our High School Summer Program participants for Shakespeare in Italy and Latin in Rome to our Irving campus on July 8th. The students departed for our Rome campus on July 9th, arriving at DueSanti on July 10th. Each program then began its own enriching journey!
May 06, 2015
To begin final exams week, the students rode buses into the city for a final dinner in Rome. The evening included a final mass in Rome celebrated by Rome chaplain Msgr. Fucinaro at the church of San Martino ai Monti.
April 29, 2015
For the last Art & Architecture visit of the semester the students visited the Galleria Borghese, a beautiful villa-turned-museum situated among the Borghese Gardens.
April 27, 2015
Every semester the Rome students have a chance to enrol in a one-credit course called the Dallas Volunteer Program in which the University of Dallas pairs with local schools to teach English to Italian students.