pdf ITALIAN spring2021 virtual eventsPart2

spring calendar part2 1Individual event links below. 














 Tavola Italiana 4: Pictionary (April 14th, 3-4pm) 

Activity: People say that drawing is a great way to decompress and reduce stress. To that, we add some Italian funny words and expressions, friends, and lots of fun. Come play Pictionary with us and melt away some stress with your peers and the Italian community! 

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musica diversa

Get a jump start on the Rutgers Day fun. Check in with us on Friday, April 23rd.


WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU! If WE say, “Italian music,” YOU say…??? WHAT!! We want to know! Vogliamo sapere!

Join us for Rutgers Day, Saturday, April 24th on Instagram (@italianrutgers) and Facebook (Rutgers University Department of Italian) as we host Musica Diversa live from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. Every half hour we will feature an Italian artist followed by a brief musical challenge. Come participate in our musical challenge and get to know the stories of various Italian artists.






Scavenger Hunt on Rutgers Day

The Italian Department is proud to present the second edition of the #ItalianScavengerHunt!

Follow us on Instagram (@italianrutgers) and Facebook (Rutgers University Department of Italian)

On Rutgers Day - Saturday, April 24th

Take a selfie with anything Italian or Made in Italy that you have at home. Need ideas? Clothing? Family keepsake? Food items? Anything Italian will do.  

DM us your picture and a short description/story connected to it; we will share the scavenger hunt results from 1pm to 4pm that day.





Petrarcive 20 1230pm



Petrarchive 2.0 

A renewed digital edition of Petrarch’s songbook with added features & collaborations. Led by Dr. Isabella Magni, Post Doc Associate, Rutgers Italian Department 








Alumni Reunion Talk


Friday, May 7, 2021 at 3:00pm

Alumni Reunion Talk "Five Days and A Thousand and One Nights: Shahrazād’s shadow in Basile’s Lo Cunto de li cunti and in Garrone’s Tale of Tales

Marino Forlino, RU ‘16 is Assistant Professor and Chair of the Department of Italian and Italian Studies, Scripps College  






 Graduate Award Ceremony


Friday, May 7, 2021 at 4:30pm 











 May 13, 2021 at 5:00pm










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