De Rada at UNICAL Home 

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De Rada Program at

Università della Calabria

June 2-30 & July 1-28, 2015

(Workshop: July 3-12, 2015)

For High School and College Students

& for Middle and High School Teachers

 Studia l'Italiano e Scopri la Cultura del Mediterraneo
Study Italian and Discover Mediterranean Culture


Application form

Due on May 3, 2015

You must be 16 by the beginning of the program in order to apply.

Late applications may be considered

Summer Program Application Form (Word)

Summer Program Application Form (Pdf)

UNICAL: Conference Room


Important Dates for Section I June 2-30, 2015

June 2: Rome Fiumicino Airport arrival and pick up service (am), visit of the Amalfi coast (pm) and arrival at UNICAL (night)

June 3: orientation

June 4: classes start

June 13-14: Magna Grecia Excursion on the Jonion coast

June 20: Visit of Reggio Calabria, Tropea or Riace

June 27: classes end

June 28: Visit of Pompei and Frascati

June 29-30: Visit of Rome

July 1: Departure from Fiumicino Airport with free transportation service

Important Dates for Section II July 1-28, 2015

July 1: Rome Fiumicino Airport arrival and pick up service (am), visit of the Amalfi coast (pm) and arrival at UNICAL (night)

July 2: orientation

July 3: classes start

July 11-12: Magna Grecia Excursion on the Jonion coast

July 18: Visit of Reggio Calabria, Tropea or Riace

July 25: classes end

July 26: Visit of Pompei and Frascati

July 27: Visit of Rome

July 28: Departure from Fiumicino Airport


Important Dates for the Professional Development Workshop July 3-12, 2015

July 3 (F): Free transportaion service from Lamezia Terme Airport (for those arriving not later than noon);  orientation (5.30pm); dinner (btw 7-9.30pm)

July 4 (Sa): Excursion to the Beach (morning) and Welcome Dinner (8pm)

July 5 (Su):  Workshop (8.30am-12:30pm); Visit of Cosenza and Dinner (5-10pm)

July 6-10 (M-F): Workshop (8.30-11.30am and 4.30-7.00pm); Breakfast (btw 7-8.30) or lunch (btw 12-3pm) and dinner (btw 7-9.30pm)

July 11 (Sa): Workshop (8.30am-12.00pm) Free afternoon or, by request, Excursion to the Beach or to the Sila Mountains; Farewell Dinner (8pm)

July 12 (S): Free transportation service to Lamezia Terme Airport (departure hour based on earliest passenger/s flight/s)

Applications welcome from everyone
We welcome students and adult learners from all around the world.
The De Rada Institute does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, ethnicity, religion

or national origin. 



Donations to our non-profit organization

Thank you very much for your kind donation which will be be used to improve our program. If you want to establish an endowment for scholarships given on your name, or if you want to sponsor our movie production or any other activity please contact us and let us know.

The De Rada Italian Institute is a 501 C3 non profit organization and therefore your donation is tax deductable. For your tax deduction, please contact your tax consulter.


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Program Sponsors

De Rada Italian Institute, Cambridge, MA & Kingston, RI:
A non-profit educational institute promoting the general diffusion of culture through education and exchange in cooperation with Italy and other European countries.


De Rada

Contact Information


De Rada Italian Institute
37 Kingston Hill Ct.  
Kingston, RI 02881 

tel. 857-928-3456  

Coordinator at Unical

Doctor Gianpiero Barbuto

Manager of International Relations


Please contact us at with any questions, concerns or comments. Thank you.
De Rada Italian Institute ¨37 Kingston Hill Ct., Kingston, RI 02881 ¨ tel. 857-928-3456 ¨ ¨
Centro Internazionale di Studi Deradiani¨San Demetrio Corone (CS) 87069 ITALY ¨tel./fax 0984-956165
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