Alumni Spotlight: Filip Popov-Plavšić, Class of 2014

Finding John Cabot Applying to John Cabot University was definitely a turning point in my life. My time at JCU represents a true coming-of-age story for me. I like to say I was born and raised in Serbia…but I truly grew up in Italy. I found John Cabot through word of mouth. At the time, I was…

3 New Year’s Resolutions You Should Make

New Year’s Resolutions With the Fall semester already behind us, the holidays will be here before we know it. Although this time of year is known to be relaxing, warm, and cozy, there is also some responsibility that comes with the new year and the knowledge of a new semester starting shortly. Resolutions, goals, fresh…

5 Things You Should Do Over Winter Break

Finals exams are over! You are free! Whether you’re going home for winter break or staying in Rome, there are plenty of restful yet productive ways to spend your time. I’m sure you can’t wait to relax and do nothing, but you will find your break to be much more enjoyable if you find the right balance…

A JCU Alumni Dream Team

It is quite common worldwide for college friends to stay in touch after graduation. Most universities host alumni events and reunions, and invite alumni to big campus events and celebrations. Close friends from college may catch up regularly, schedule visits to see one another, and stay in touch throughout the years. But the connection that John…

Study Abroad Student Spotlight: Jordana Comiter, Fall 2018

The Tulane University Spring Scholars program gives some students the opportunity to spend their fall semester studying at John Cabot University in Rome, before transferring directly into Tulane University in the spring semester of their freshman year. We will be featuring several blog posts by students who have participated in the Spring Scholars program. If someone…

Open Houses at JCU

John Cabot University has plenty of wonderful online resources. If you are interested in applying to JCU, or would simply like to learn more about the university for yourself or one of your family members, you will find no shortage of information! Scroll through the website, explore the JCU Youtube channel, and spend time reading…

Spending the Holidays in Rome

The winter holidays are coming up, and I think we can all agree that it will soon be the most magical time of the year! Festive lights, family celebrations, great food, and time off from school: what could be better than that? Although it is quite common for JCU students to travel home for winter break,…

Finish strong! How to cope with finals

The end of the semester is coming up fast. You’re tired, you’re homesick, and you’re ready for the holidays, but don’t give up! With finals right around the corner, it’s important to fight through this tough time and finish the semester strong. And, if you get yourself in the right mindset and have a positive…

Exploring Lazio

Exploring Rome’s surrounding towns and regions is one of the most exciting parts about living in the Eternal City. There will never be a shortage of places to discover when you’re a John Cabot student – not just in Rome, but throughout the entire country. Italy has so many famous regions such as Tuscany, Veneto,…

JCU Resources: Tutoring Centers

Don’t wait until the last minute to get organized before final exams start! It can be overwhelming to think about all of the material you have to learn or brush up on for each of your classes, but it is important to remember that you are not alone during this stressful time. If you think you…

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