September 1, 2011

Students: Spring Break in Tuscany and Rome, Italy

Travel “Under the Tuscan Sun” and walk through the history of Rome with the Bishop Pilla Program. There will be a meeting for Framing Grace: Artists and Poets of the Italian Renaissance (IC362), a Spring 2012 course featuring a spring break trip to Italy, on Wednesday, September 7, at 2 p.m. in OC112. The trip is scheduled for February 29-March 10, 2012.

The class, which will be taught on both the JCU campus and in Italy, will study the idea of framing the self in the poetry of Victoria Colonna, Poliziano Michelangelo, and Botticelli. Students will receive an iPad for the duration of the semester and the estimated cost of the trip is $2,500.