University of Bologna

university in Bologna, Italy

The University of Bologna (Italian: Università di Bologna, UNIBO) is a research university in Bologna, Italy. Founded in 1088 by an organised guild of students (hence studiorum), it is the oldest university in the world, as well as one of the leading academic institutions in Italy and Europe. It is one of the most prestigious Italian universities, commonly ranking in the first places of national rankings.It was the first place of study to use the term universitas for the corporations of students and masters, which came to define the institution (especially its famous law school) located in Bologna, Italy. The university's emblem carries the motto Alma mater studiorum ("nourishing mother of studies") and the date A.D. 1088, and it has about 86,500 students in its 11 schools.It has campuses in Ravenna, Forlì, Cesena and Rimini and a branch center abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It also has a school of excellence named Collegio Superiore di Bologna. An associate publisher of the University of Bologna is the Bononia University Press.
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educated at: University of Bologna

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Petrarch

Italian scholar and poet

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Petrarca - Sonett 187

1804 sonnet by Petrarch

author: Petrarch

1804

Petrarca - Sonett 19

poem written by Petrarch

author: Petrarch

Africa

poem by Petrarch

author: Petrarch

1339

Epistolae familiares

book by Francesco Petrarca

author: Petrarch

1325

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Valerio Massimo Manfredi

Italian writer and archaeologist

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30

L'oracolo

romanzo scritto da Valerio Massimo Manfredi

author: Valerio Massimo Manfredi

1992

The Last Legion

book by Valerio Massimo Manfredi

author: Valerio Massimo Manfredi

2002

Aléxandros

trilogía de novelas de Valerio Massimo Manfredi

author: Valerio Massimo Manfredi

1998

Archanes e altri racconti

boek van Valerio Massimo Manfredi

author: Valerio Massimo Manfredi

2010

Chimaira

book by Valerio Massimo Manfredi

author: Valerio Massimo Manfredi

2001

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Valerio Evangelisti

Italian author

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Pier Paolo Pasolini

Italian film director, poet, writer and intellectual

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Carlo Rovelli

Italian physicist

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