The University of Trento, a VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partner, was featured in A Forward-Thinking Province Creates a Research Stronghold in Italy in The Chronicle of Higher Education on September 17, 2012.
A student team from the University of Trento competed in the 2012 VT KnowledgeWorks Global Student Business Concept Challenge during the VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week in Blacksburg and Roanoke, Virginia, USA, August 19-25, 2012.
The next VT KnowledgeWorks Global Partnership Week will be held August 18-24, 2013 in the Blacksburg and Roanoke, Virginia areas.
Students from the University of Trento pictured left to right: Jing Zhu, Gleb Mikulich, Luca Mirabella
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