An Exhibition on Didactics
The MAD. '13 opening will be held in the Academy Gallery (Mendrisio Campus) on Thursday, 14 November, at 7pm. The exhibition will showcase the research and the results of the teachings of the Academy of Architecture for the A.Y. 2012-2013 through the students’ work – a statement of richness in planning and communication. The exhibition will be open until 22
Fabio Pusterla wins the Napoli Prize 2013
With the book Concessione all'inverno the lecturer of USI's Institute of Italian Studies is among the winners of the Napoli Prize 2013 for Italian Language and Culture. The author and poet from Ticino will receive the award on 13 December.
SEMINAR OF THE FACULTY OF INFORMATICS
'Ops, I wasn't supposed to share that picture!'
It is difficult for the modern smartphone users to control who collects their personal data, when they collect it, for what purpose, and in which situations. It is necessary to define new semi-automated privacy settings mechanisms to help users to better manage their personal
These topics will be discussed in the framework of the seminar by Mattia Gustarini, on Thursday, 14 November, at 2.30pm, in room SI-015 (Lugano Campus).
USI, SUPSI AND DECS
Teaching Italian Literature today
On Tuesday, 26 November, at 6.30pm, in the Auditorium (Lugano Campus), the second
conference of the
series Costruttori, rabdomanti, palombari. Il percorso dell'insegnante di italiano will be held. The conference has the objective to set up a didactic centre for the Italian language in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland. Romano Luperini will hold a conference with the title Teaching Italian literature today. Participation is free, prior registration is appreciated.
SWISS ASSOCIATION FOR APPLIED LINGUISTICS
Annual Meeting of the Swiss Association for Applied Linguistics
The annual meeting will be dedicated to Language Norms in Context and will be held at USI from 12 to 14 February, 2014. The speakers will reflect on the configuration of linguistic norms in different contexts, from politics and education to situations of linguistic contact, the media and the professional sectors. Online registration will be possible until 10 January.
Presentation of USI’s Mobility Programmes
On Tuesday, 12 November, at 12.30pm, in the Foyer of Aula Magna (Lugano Campus), the International Relations and Study-abroad office will hold an information session for USI students interested in studying abroad during the A.Y. 2014-2015. In a sort of international fair, USI’s partner universities will be represented by host students who currently study at USI in the framework of an exchange programme or by USI students who already spent a semester abroad.
Wednesday, 13 November, 3.30pm
Room 351, Lugano Campus
Wednesday, 13 November, 6pm
Auditorium, Lugano Campus
Wednesday, 13 November, 6pm
Aula Magna, Lugano Campus