CafoscariNEWS

Ca' Foscari, 100 new professors in the next three years

A hundred new open positions in the upcoming three years: Ca’ Foscari University of Venice will hire teaching staff following a recruitment plan for hiring researchers and professors.

On December 15th, Ca’ Foscari inaugurates the Center for women's leadership

Women’s leadership is a topic that is still being developed and holds many unexplored or unexpressed opportunities that will be explored at the LEI - Center for women’s leadership which will be presented on December 15th.

Food and clothing drive for Casa Betania

Each year for the holiday season the Sports Office at Ca’ Foscari organizes a food and clothing drive for casa Betania di Venezia. It is possible to bring items from December 1st to 13th.

#neocafoscarini: Serena Trucchi from the job market to San Giobbe

Ca' Foscari takes part of the meetings between universities and young economists in London where Serena Trucchi, at the time researcher at UCL, was found to become a researcher in Venice.

Funds doubled for international research in 2017

Ca’ Foscari doubled the funds for projects financed in competitive international calls. In 2017 there were 11.3 million euros in funding - compared with 4.8 millions the previous year.

JALEA: manga and ‘pop’ music to learn Japanese with an App

JALEA (JApanese LEArning system) is an innovative hypermedia project for tablets, computers and smartphones based on research at Ca’ Foscari to facilitate Japanese learning.

“Life on Titan? With my molecules it is possible"

Could there be life on Titan? Manuela Facchin, PhD candidate and post-doc at Ca’ Foscari, synthesized new molecules that can self-assemble creating structures similar to cells but in oil instead of water.

Iraq Museum, Ca' Foscari presents the many faces of the “Lady of Warka”

Ca’ Foscari, the Iraq Museum and the Italian Embassy in Baghdad present “The Lady of Warka and the Archaeology of Meanings”, a scientific and artistic bilateral project on one of the first sculptural representations of the human face.

Instagram

.

Youcafoscari, the protagonists speak

Interviews and events with international guests, professors and students. The best of Ca' Foscari's YouTube channel.