Alumni on Campus

On behalf of AUR’s administration and faculty, we are emailing to convey a new policy related to alumni visits and access to campus. We are committed to the wellbeing and safety of our community, and in doing so, we need to be aware of anyone entering our campus. Therefore, we have decided to ask that […]

Arly Montes (Communication, 2010)

  After graduating from AUR in 2010 in Communication, Arly Montes moved back to her hometown of Miami and began working freelance in commercial production. In 2013 Arly moved to L.A., where she remains today, to see if she could make it in the core of the industry. She is still working freelance and is […]



Alyssa Civitello (Art History, 2011)

Alyssa Civitello (Art History, 2011) first came to Rome during a semester abroad while studying at UC Santa Cruz and fell in love with the city. She quickly transferred to AUR where she completed her degree in Art History in December of 2011 after which she moved back to California to pursue a M.Ed. in […]

Sydney Malackowski (Study Abroad, 2010)

After a summer abroad at AUR in 2010, Sydney Malackowski spent the next summer term in London through her home university Oklahoma State. During her summers abroad, she visited Munich, Edinburgh, Dublin and Paris. Of her travels, she shares, “Each place had something great to offer, but none has the charm… and pasta that Italy […]

Sydney Graduation

Almas Mukhashov lecturing to AUR students

Almas Mukhashov (Business Administration, 2001)

2001 Business Administration graduate Almas Mukhashov came back to AUR last fall to lecture on his work experiences for a Business Series Lecture. After graduating from AUR in 2001, Almas returned to his native country of Kazakhstan where he worked as a Technical Assistant for the Department of External and Government Relations within Agip Kazakhstan […]

Bronte receiving his AUR degree. May, 2016.

Bronte Stahl (Communication, 2015)

Recent AUR graduate Bronte Stahl (Communication, 2015) visited Rome last autumn while working as a trip leader for American active travel company Backroads. On his role he says, “I led week-long hiking tours in the Italian lakes this summer and will likely be back in Italy again when the season starts back up … and […]

4th Annual Rome Alumni Reunion (2016) – in pictures

AUR’s 4th Annual Rome Alumni Reunion was a blast! Alumni from the years of 1997 through 2015, from all majors, were in attendance, and we were even joined by a couple of our first M.A. graduates in Sustainable Cultural Heritage. Also, the first ever David T. Colin Alumni Award for Distinguished Service was awarded to […]