FUA-AUF /SBU XII Annual Academic Conference

The Conference will be held on December 1 and 2, 2023, from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, in Florence, Italy. Inaugural activities will take place at the Gabinetto Vieusseux, in the Sala Ferri at Palazzo Strozzi, at 9:30am. Read more about our conference, and download the complete program for detailed information.

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Around sunset on October 10th, someone is singing loudly, gorgeously, from the garden in the Fedora cafe. The song is the Trionfo di Bacco, or the “Triumph of Bacchus” by Lorenzo “the magnificent” de’Medici.

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A remarkable opportunity for aspiring students looking to pursue a Master's degree this fall.

Master’s degree in Florence - Italy

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Gardens of Culture: Italo Calvino's Memos for the New Millennium.

December 1st and 2nd, 2023, FUA-AUF campus, Florence - ITALY

Fall 2023 FUA-AUF and SUNY Stony Brook 12th annual academic conference.

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FUA-AUF /SBU XII Annual Academic Conference

The Conference will be held on December 1 and 2, 2023, from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, in Florence, Italy. ...

Garden of Culture: Italo Calvino's Memos for the New Millenn ...

discover more

The last Medici Princess: an open lesson at Palazzi Community Center

Around sunset on October 10th, someone is singing loudly, gorgeously, from the garden in the Fedora ...

An insight into the life of the woman who shaped Florence’s ...

discover more

New Scholarship Opportunities for Fall 2023

A remarkable opportunity for aspiring students looking to pursue a Master's degree this fall....

Master’s degree in Florence - Italy ...

discover more

Gardens of Culture: Italo Calvino's Memos for the New Millennium.

December 1st and 2nd, 2023, FUA-AUF campus, Florence - ITALY...

Fall 2023 FUA-AUF and SUNY Stony Brook 12th annual academic ...

discover more

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Through FUA-AUF’s academic areas, The American University of Florence offers several non-credit enrichment programs and classes for a specialized learning experience in addition to its...

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FUA-AUF /SBU XII Annual Academic Conference

The Conference will be held on December 1 and 2, 2023, from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, in Florence, Italy. Inaugural activities will take place at the Gabinetto Vieusseux, in the Sala Ferri at Palazzo Strozzi, at 9:30am. Read more about our conference, and download the complete program for detailed information.

The last Medici Princess: an open lesson at Palazzi Community Center

Around sunset on October 10th, someone is singing loudly, gorgeously, from the garden in the Fedora cafe. The song is the Trionfo di Bacco, or the “Triumph of Bacchus” by Lorenzo “the magnificent” de’Medici.

New Scholarship Opportunities for Fall 2023

A remarkable opportunity for aspiring students looking to pursue a Master's degree this fall.

Blending Magazine

Students Magazine and Newsletter

Gardens of Culture
BLENDING MAGAZINE 13.2 - FALL 2023
The Caterina Issue
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2019
Consumption, Gentrification, and the New Colonialism
Eros and Logs
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2020
Adriano Olivetti: Building Utopia
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2022
Benvenuto Cellini: Between Fact and Fiction
Wunderkammer and Cabinets of Curiosity.
The Mind Garden
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
To See, Once More, The Stars
BLENDING | ISSUE 2 YEAR 11
The Possible City
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
Gardens of Culture
BLENDING MAGAZINE 13.2 - FALL 2023
The Caterina Issue
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2019
Consumption, Gentrification, and the New Colonialism
Eros and Logs
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2020
Adriano Olivetti: Building Utopia
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2022
Benvenuto Cellini: Between Fact and Fiction
Wunderkammer and Cabinets of Curiosity.
The Mind Garden
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
To See, Once More, The Stars
BLENDING | ISSUE 2 YEAR 11
The Possible City
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
Gardens of Culture
BLENDING MAGAZINE 13.2 - FALL 2023
The Caterina Issue
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2019
Consumption, Gentrification, and the New Colonialism
Eros and Logs
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2020
Adriano Olivetti: Building Utopia
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2022
Benvenuto Cellini: Between Fact and Fiction
Wunderkammer and Cabinets of Curiosity.
The Mind Garden
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
To See, Once More, The Stars
BLENDING | ISSUE 2 YEAR 11
The Possible City
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
Gardens of Culture
BLENDING MAGAZINE 13.2 - FALL 2023
The Caterina Issue
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2019
Consumption, Gentrification, and the New Colonialism
Eros and Logs
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2020
Adriano Olivetti: Building Utopia
BLENDING MAGAZINE - SPRING 2022
Benvenuto Cellini: Between Fact and Fiction
Wunderkammer and Cabinets of Curiosity.
The Mind Garden
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020
To See, Once More, The Stars
BLENDING | ISSUE 2 YEAR 11
The Possible City
BLENDING MAGAZINE - FALL 2020

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Alumni are representatives of the heritage and achievement of the University. Your Alumni Association celebrates your achievements and looks forward to being on your side as you experience the exciting opportunities and challenges that await you. The AUF Alumni Association is committed to keeping and strengthening a successful long-term relationship with its alumni.

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My Master program really pushed me every day to think and develop a new approach to food. ...

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Caleb England

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Exposure to another culture, in an intensive context, allows you gain new perspective and understanding...

Caleb England, USA

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Taylor Samuels

Taylor Samuels

I love Florence because it is a small city where you get to know many local people, while also being...

I love Florence because it is a small city where you get to know many local people, while also being...

Taylor Samuels, USA

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Devin Parr

Devin Parr

AUF alumna Devin Parr defines herself as So-Cal wine gal, a culinary enthusiast, an aspiring ninja, and...

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Jane Smith

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Jane Smith, USA

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Matthew Greiner

Matthew Greiner

My Master program really pushed me every day to think and develop a new approach to food. ...

My Master program really pushed me every day to think and develop a new approach to food. ...

Matthew Greiner, Iowa City, Iowa, USA

Culinary Arts

Caleb England

Caleb England

Exposure to another culture, in an intensive context, allows you gain new perspective and understanding...

Exposure to another culture, in an intensive context, allows you gain new perspective and understanding...

Caleb England, USA

Fine Arts

Taylor Samuels

Taylor Samuels

I love Florence because it is a small city where you get to know many local people, while also being...

I love Florence because it is a small city where you get to know many local people, while also being...

Taylor Samuels, USA

Visual Communications

Devin Parr

Devin Parr

AUF alumna Devin Parr defines herself as So-Cal wine gal, a culinary enthusiast, an aspiring ninja, and...

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Devin Parr, USA

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Jane Smith

Jane Smith

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Curabitur non nulla sit amet nisl tempus convallis quis ac lectus. Nulla porttitor accumsan tincidunt....

Jane Smith, USA

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My Master program really pushed me every day to think and develop a new approach to food.

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Matthew Greiner, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
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Caleb England

#StudentSpotlight

Exposure to another culture, in an intensive context, allows you gain new perspective and understanding on how things like the Renaissance came to pass; from the day to day lifestyle to the philosophical and societal values.

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Caleb England, USA
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Taylor Samuels

#StudentSpotlight

I love Florence because it is a small city where you get to know many local people, while also being a part of a large international community...and the lifestyle feels a lot healthier than the way of life I was used from back home.

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Devin Parr

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FUA-AUF /SBU XII Annual Academic Conference

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FUA-AUF /SBU XII Annual Academic Confere...

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The last Medici Princess: an open lesson at Palazzi Community Center

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Around sunset on October 10th, someone is singing loudly, gorgeously, from the garden in the Fedora ...

New Scholarship Opportunities for Fall 2023

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Gardens of Culture: Italo Calvino's Memos for the New Millennium.

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