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Why choose the Italy Center?

The SHC Italy Center anchors its human rights focus in academic-based social and environmental justice travel – all while living in one of Europe’s consistently top rated university towns. Join us! 


  • Live in a state-of-the-art residence hall with 100 Italian students
  • Live within a small community of only 40 Americans from campuses across the US
  • Travel and serve in Italy, Eastern Europe, The Balkans and more.
  • Immerse yourself in studying human rights, peace studies and global issues
  • Integrate into Europe’s oldest University towns – 100,000 college students
  • Intern and cultivate extraordinary leadership skills
  • Take advantage of Bologna’s 2 airports providing low-budget flights to 55 destinations
  • Complete community outreach and service requirements while abroad


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