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WELCOME NEWS - APRIL 2017

SNAPSHOT

CLOSING DAYS

All university offices will be closed all day on Monday 17th April for Easter Monday and on 24th and 25th April (bank holiday) for Liberation day.

 

ITALIAN NATIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM ACTIVATION for 2017

On the paper that you have received from the Local Health Board is reported the expire date of the health insurance. If the expire date is not 31 December 2017 remember that you have to go again to the Local Health Board with your valid Italian stay permit and they will extend your health insurance. If your health insurance will expire after six months and you haven’t received your stay permit, during this period of time, you have to go again to the Local Health Board and they will extend your health insurance for other three months.

WELCOME SERVICES FOR INTERNATIONAL GUESTS

The welcome services for international guests of the University of Trento will be provided according to your area of study and respective academic department. We kindly ask that you please specify your student ID number, your name, last name, study area and academic department in all e-mails sent to welcome [at] unitn.it

STUDY AREA DEPARTMENT/CENTRE EMAIL/PHONE NUMBER ADDRESS OPENING HOURS
Social Sciences and Humanities Area Humanities, School for International Studies, Sociology and Social Research, Economics and Management, Law welcome [at] unitn.it
0461283243
Staff for International Activities
 
Via Inama, 5 – 38122 Trento
ground floor
Mondays and Wednesdays
10:00am – 12:00am
Science and Technology Area Maths, Physics, Information Engineering and Computer Science, Centre for Integrative Biology, Civil Environmental and Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering welcome [at] unitn.it
0461283240
0461283991
Staff for International Activities
 
Via Sommarive, 5
Polo Fabio Ferrari (Povo1)
Ground floor

Mondays and Wednesdays

10:00am – 12:00am

Cognitive Sciences Area Psychology and Cognitive Sciences, Centre for Mind/Brain Sciences welcome [at] unitn.it
0464808311
Staff for International Activities
 
Corso Bettini, 84
38068 Rovereto

Mondays and Wednesdays

10:00am – 12:00am

APPOINTMENT FOR STAY PERMIT RENEWAL IN TRENTO

Please be informed that the Post Office in Trento is scheduling appointments at Questura (Immigration Office) about 1.5 months after postage of the stay permit renewal application. Please plan your renewal procedure accordingly.

UPDATE FROM THE QUESTURA

We inform all applicants who paid more than 30,46 euros for the stay permit application before the price was reduced will not be reimbursed. This is the official and final communication from the Questura regarding this matter.

LIBRARY SERVICES

New opening hours! – From 9th February “Cavazzani” library (CLA building, via Verdi 8) is open from 8.00 in the morning (instead of 9:00), on Saturday afternoon (until 19:45) and on Sundays (from 14:00 to 20:45).

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR DOCTORAL RESEARCH ABROAD

The University of Trento offers to its PhD students a new funded opportunity of international mobility for a three-months research period abroad. Further information is available at: http://international.unitn.it/outgoing/opportunities-of-international-mobility-for-doctoral-research-abroad

SECOND CALL FOR SELECTION (DOUBLE DEGREE) A.A. 2017-18

Participating in the Double Degree programme you can gain 2 academic titles at the same time! Selection call for UniTrento undergraduate and graduate students belonging to the Departments of Economics, Sociology and Social Research, Industrial Engineering, Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering for study mobility at the partner universities. Application deadline: April, 4th 2017 at noon. Call and further information available here: http://international.unitn.it/outgoing/open-selection-calls

 

STUDENTS SELECTION CALLS FOR INTERNATIONAL MOBILITY - A.Y. 2017-2018 - BILATERAL AGREEMENTS AND ERASMUS+ STUDIO

Selection calls for UniTrento undergraduate and graduate students for mobility in partner universities located in Europe (Erasmus+ Studio) and NON EU countries (Bilateral Agreements). Application deadlines: Erasmus+ Studio: April, 19th 2017 at noon.
Bilateral Agreements: April, 20th 2017 at noon.
Calls and other further information available here: http://international.unitn.it/outgoing/open-selection-calls

UNITRENTO EVENTS

LAVORO AI MARGINI
From March to April 2017 will take place a series of movies about “Work” at the Department of Sociology and Social Research, via Verdi, 26 - Trento - Aula Kessler , 9 pm. Next appointments: 
•    3rd April “È arrivata mia figlia” di Anna Muylaert, Brasile, 2015
•    10th April “Encounters at the End of the World”, di Werner Herzog, USA, 2007

COMPARATIVE ICT LAW SEMINARS A. Y. 2016-2017
Series of seminars at the Faculty of Law, via Verdi, 53, Trento. Next seminar will be on Tuesday 4th April, from 1 to 3 pm, Room 5. Title “Recent Developments in US Copyright Law”, speaker: David Nimmer (University of California, Los Angeles and Irell and Manella LLP). Last seminar will be on Wednesday 5th April, from 1 to 3 pm, Room 5. Title “Technology Transfer Basics in ICT”, speaker Lino Giusti (University of Trento). 

CRASH COURSE ON RESEARCH FUNDING, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND START UP CREATION
Open series of seminars organized by Research Support and Knowledge Transfer Division, University of Trento starting from the 21st March until the 31st May. The seminars will take place in Povo1 and Povo2. Next seminar will be on Thursday 6th April, from 9 to 11 am, Room A222 Povo 1. Title: “Management of research data: intellectual property rights and privacy issues”. Speaker: Paolo Guarda, Post-doc Researcher, Faculty of Law and Research Support and Knowledge Transfer Division,  University of Trento 

EDUCA, IL FESTIVAL DELL’EDUCAZIONE
7th, 8th, 9th April 2017, in Rovereto, there will be the VIII edition of the Education Festival dedicated to the landscape.
La ricerca crea valore - Coffee with the scientist 
From October 2016 until May 2017 will take place the Coffee with the scientist event. An opportunity to talk with researchers, explore the frontier areas of research and grasp their effects on everyday life, from health matters to subjects concerning social sciences, biodiversity, the communication of science. Next meeting will take place on Wednesday 19th April “SEED BANK. Storing seeds to safeguard biodiversity” with Costantino Bonomi, Head Curator of the Botany Division – MUSE.

MATHS-MOVIES. LA MATEMATICA VA AL CINEMA
From March to May 2017 will take place a series of movies about Maths at the Science Library, Polo scientifico e tecnologico “Ferrari”, via Sommarive, 5 - Povo (Trento), Sala Omerti – ground floor, from 6 to 8 pm. Next appointments: 
•    5th April “Agorà” di Alejandro Amenábar, 2009
•    19th April “Oxford murders” di Álex De La Iglesia, 2008
•    26th April “PiGreco – Il teorema del delirio” di Darren Aronofsky, 1997

THE DEBATE ON THE UNIFORM CIVIL CODE IN INDIA: NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COSTITUTIONAL SECULARISM IN INDIA AND PERSONAL LAWS REGIMES IN ASIA
27 - 28 April 2017, International Workshop, Research Project on Jurisdiction and Pluralisms at the Faculty of Law, University of Trento, Via Rosmini 27, Room 3. 

 

 

OTHER EVENTS!

 

Hiking!
The weather is still great for hiking in the lower mountains! Consult the University Chapter of the Trento Alpine Club (SUSAT) for information about excursions: http://www.susat.it/ NOTE: You MUST have proper hiking boots and warm clothing before joining the excursions!

Museums in Trento
At the following link (available only in Italian) http://www.comune.trento.it/Aree-tematiche/Turismo/Visitare/Musei you will find the list of the museums in Trento and surrounding, with the information about opening time and official webpage.
Mercato dell'artigianato artistico (artistic craft market). Typical market every Thursday and Saturday at Piazza d'Arogno (Trento) from 9:00 to 19:00.

Mercatino dei Gaudenti (flea market).
On Saturday 8th April at Piazza Garzetti (Trento) and on Saturday 22nd April at Piazza Dante (Trento) from 8:00 to 16:00. For more information: http://www.mercatinodeigaudenti.it/

La creatività femminile in mostra (craft market).
On Saturday 8th April at Piazza Duomo (Trento) from 10:00 to 18:00. 

Extinctions: Stories of Catastrophes and Other Opportunities.
From July 16th 2016 through June 26th 2017 at the Trento MUSE (Science and Natural History Museum). For more information: http://www.muse.it/en/Esplora/mostre-temporanee/Archivio/Pages/Estinzion...

NarrAzioni.
From 31st March to 15th April, an exhibition of painting from Marisa Postal. From Monday afternoon to Friday 10.00-12.00 and 16-19 at Galleria d'Arte Fogolino, Via SS. Trinità 30, Trento. For more information: http://www.trentocultura.it/?lang=it&s=3&mod=cultura&task=events&cId=108...

Maheela, quando essere donne è una sfida quotidiana.
From 11th March to 28th April, an exhibition of photographs about women conditions in Nepal. From Tuesday to Sunday 9.00-18.00, at Le Gallerie, Piedicastello, Trento. Free admission. More details: http://www.trentocultura.it/?lang=it&s=3&mod=cultura&task=events&cId=108...

Gli spostati: profughi, Flüchtlinge, Uprchlici, 1914-1919.
From 24th March to 3rd December, an exhibition of photographs and documents dedicated to the refugee during the Great War. From Tuesday to Sunday 9.00-18.00, at Le Gallerie, Piedicastello, Trento. Free admission. More details: http://fondazione.museostorico.it/index.php/Il-Museo/Le-Gallerie/Gli-spo...

Almanacco 70. Architettura e Astrazione.
From 11th February to 14th May an exhibition about architecture and abstract art during the seventies in Trento. From Tuesday to Sunday, 10.00 to 13.00 and 14.00 to 18.00 at the Galleria Civica, via Belenzani 44, Trento. Entrance 2 euros. More details: http://www.trentocultura.it/?lang=it&s=3&mod=cultura&task=events&cId=107...
Performing Arts

“Avvicinamenti” to the Trento Film Festival – Movies.
From March until April will take place a series of movies about migration The first appointment this month will be on Tuesday 11th at 20.30 with “Cafè Waldluft” at the Training Centre for International Cooperation. and the next will take place on Tuesday 18th April at 21.00 with “Dawson city: frozen time” at the Cinema Astra. More details and the trailers are available at this link http://trentofestival.it/tff-365/calendario/avvicinamenti-2/

Night Garden. InDanza 2016-2017. Dance performance by Carolyn Carson.
21st March at 20:30 at the Teatro Sociale, via Paolo Mazzurana Oss, 19 (Trento). 

Trento Film Fesival.
From 28th April to 8th May will take place in Trento a movie festival about mountains with hundreds of screenings, documentaries and short films. For all the details: http://trentofestival.it/en/

Easter 
Sports, cultural and food and wine events that take place during the Easter period. https://www.visittrentino.info/it/articoli/famiglia/eventi-pasqua https://www.visittrentino.info/it/articoli/famiglia/eventi-pasqua/chocom...

“DIVINNOSIOLA - QUANDO IL VINO SI FA SANTO”
From 30 March 2017 to 25 April 2017. Events dedicated to the Vino Santo and the wine Nosiola. http://www.discovertrento.it/calendario-eventi/dettaglio//-/dettaglio/Di...

“DIVINNOSIOLA ECORUNNING”.
23th April Marathon 42km, Half marathon 21km o Duo half marathon da 10.5+10,5km starting from Vezzano, in collaboration with the wine kermesse of wine Nosiola. http://www.discovertrento.it/calendario-eventi/dettaglio/-/dettaglio/div...

Various
For a wide variety of cultural events, seminars, exhibitions and trips check the Abitare La Terra website: http://www.abitarelaterra.org/