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Cattolica International

Students and alumni




16 March 2022

We sat down with a recent graduate of Università Cattolica, Barbara Rusconi, Financial Support Officer at CERN, to see how she seeks out education and navigates working online in a world where the office has become an extension of our apartments.

12 January 2022

A young student challenges herself to learn one of the most unique languages in the world and embarks on an unusual journey discovering a passion for a new culture and way of life in Beijing as a Double Degree student at Università Cattolica.

25 October 2021

Two friends on a challenging trip: cycling during the day on dirt roads, gravel, asphalt, some days up to 50 kilometres; but in the evening, it is time to sit in your lecture of the online summer session of University of California, Berkeley, USA.

17 March 2021

Take a sneak peek in the life of four students at the time of virtual learning and remote working. From Milan to China, from Coventry to California, follow us while we learn about their challenges and achievements.

16 March 2020

Determination. Passion. Action. Creativity. Empathy. How Sergio Pitrone turned a goal written on a random Post-it Note in two start-up businesses that challenge the status quo.

10 February 2020

Brandon was diagnosed with vision loss as a toddler, while many believe it’s a challenge for his learning and development, Brandon does not. Five years ago he undertook an experience which was the turning point, a life-changing experience

10 February 2020

Every year Università Cattolica students set off on a journey into the unknown as part of the International Volunteering and Charity Work Program. Their experiences are priceless as they learn the meaning of impact.

10 February 2020

From stories with battles and triumphs, Dr. Angela Mastronuzzi is fighting villains daily. Her compassion and empathy are unwavering for the heroes that become part of her family.

24 September 2019

Università Cattolica Alumni, Beatrice Belli is fortunate to sit behind the scenes of some of the most loved TV series by Generation Z, including Homeland, Game of Thrones, and Bones. She also revealed the non glamorous side to working in production.

24 September 2019

At just 20-year-old, Michele Bianchi is an ex mountain bike racer, currently an Economics and Management student at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, as well as the Student Marketing Manager for Red Bull and a Technical Assistant for Scott Sports.

24 September 2019

Francesco has undertaken several study and internship opportunities abroad. He believes the people you meet are what make the journey and you should never fear to get out there, even when traveling alone.

If you're not familiar with Eataly, you should do some research. For more than a decade, Eataly locations have been sprouting up all over the world and providing some of the finest quality Italian foods you can find.

What do you do for work in the USA? I work at Fandango as a Marketing Manager for FandangoNOW.

Alysha Hemani is from Little Rock, Arkansas and attends Hendrix College. She does what she calls the "Jazz of Indian Dancing," Bollywood dancing that she's been doing since she was only seven years old.

Stephen Mininni lives in Lexington North Carolina (a small town of about 30,000 people) and studies at University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Emilia Lahti is pure endorphin. Everything brings her to laugh and she is very spontaneous, but when it comes to coaching kids to play soccer, she goes straight to the point. 

During the first Orientation Event back in February at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, student association, ESN organized a university tour. As they introduced themselves to us, a very tall student said: "and I'm Ivan."