ERASMUS FOREIGN EXCHANGE PROGRAM: SANT’ANNA SCHOOL IN MOURNING FOR SEVEN ITALIAN STUDENTS WHO DIED IN 2016 IN TARRAGONA (SPAIN)
The entire Italian University community and Sant’Anna School mark the first anniversary of the coach crash near Tarragona (Spain) where seven young women died on 20 March 2016. All the victims, Valentina Gallo, Lucrezia Borghi, Elena Maestrini (University of Florence), Serena Saracino (University of Turin), Elisa Valent (University of Padua), Elisa Scarascia Mugnozza (Università La Sapienza – Rome) and Francesca Bonello (University of Genua) were part of the Erasmus foreign exchange programme.
Our university continues to stand in solidarity and support for the victims and their families. Sant’Anna School stands as an exemplary university that provides top quality research and teaching through interdisciplinary research and education at an international level. Student exchanges are a major component of our internationalization work. Sant’Anna School strongly supports access to a variety of opportunities including Erasmus to enhance the overall student experience.
A special commitment to memorialize the victims is announced by Minister Valeria Fedeli a year after the accident. The Italian Government reaffirms its commitment to make the students’ safety a top priority and to propose new rules aimed at reinforcing trust and security across the European Union.
The Erasmus program provides foreign exchange courses for students from countries within the 28-nation European Union. About 3 million students have taken part in the study abroad programs.
GM and GE crops: transgenic maize is continuing to experience yield increases and reduce the environmental impacts. The findings of a study by Sant’Anna School and University of Pisa researchers are available in Scientific Reports journal
Since genetically modified (GM) crops were introduced in the mid-1990s, they have become widely adopted by growers. The planting of transgenic...
CONFLICT RESOLUTION, PEACE AND RECONCILIATION: SANT'ANNA SCHOOL ANNOUNCES A 3-DAY TRAINING COURSE IN LUSAKA – ZAMBIA FOR 25 SENIOR OFFICIALS FROM ZAMBIAN MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, INTERNAL AFFAIRS AND PUBLIC SECURITY
Sant’Anna School plays a more active role and demonstrates great expertise in facilitating multi-level peacebuilding workshops and trainings and...
High-sensitivity Troponin T as a strong predictor of heart failure syndromes: a research by scientists of Sant’Anna School and Fondazione Toscana Gabriele Monasterio published in Circulation journal
Heart failure is a chronic, progressive condition in which the heart muscle is unable to pump enough blood. A substantial number of...