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Advanced Seminar in the Humanities 2015-2016
From November 23 to December 4, 2015 Università Ca' Foscari Venezia and VIU will offer the seminar "Literature and Culture in the Ancient Mediterranean: Greece, Rome and the Near East". The program is conceived as a two-year commitment (2015 and 2016) and is open to 20 fellows who are either in an advanced stage of doctoral research, or have recently completed their Ph.D.s. Applications open until June 15.
Sustainable Waste Management
The Summer School co-organized by VIU and the International Waste Working Group focuses on Sustainable Landfilling and Final Sink. The school aims to give an overview of the most recent and advanced technologies developed for the management of sustainable landfills. The course structure is problem-oriented and includes lectures, seminars, group work, site visits and social events. July 5-14, 2015 at VIU.
VIU Summer Institute on Ageing
The VIU Summer Institute on ageing is intended to deepen the understanding of the ageing process analyzing the medical, economic and social aspects both from a theoretical and practical point of view. During "hands on" sessions participants will learn how to use the data behind the research effort in this area. June 8-12, 2015 at VIU. Applications open until May 15, 2015.

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