Be the Ambassador of Genovamorethanthis!


Why is it great to study in Genoa?

Every year, hundreds of young people coming from all over the world choose the University of Genoa for their studies, as Erasmus or foreigner students.

In cooperation with: University of Genoa, International Students Department and GEG ESN - Erasmus Students Network Genovawe ask you to tell us why you chose Genoa, and why it is great to be here: what you like the most about the city, how you spend your days in Genova, why you could suggest to a friend at home to come to Genova for his/her Erasmus.

We ask you to become Ambassadors of Genova More Than This!

Here is what you could do:
1) Write an article in Italian or in English about the town (max 2000 characters, spaces included), attaching min. 1, max. 3 pictures - you can also add the translation in your own language if you want

2) Post a picture on Instagram, using the hashtag #ErasmusGenova2016, (but also #genovamorethanthis, #unige, #geg_esngenova)

3) Shoot a video with texts or speeches in Italian or English (maximum lenght 1':30'' minutes; format mp4)

You can send your works to this email address: within November 30th

A jury composed by representatives of Municipality of Genova, University of Genova and GEG ESN will choose the best works.

The authors will be invited to a very special, genoese experience: a pesto class, to learn how to prepare pesto in the marble mortar.

Articles will be published on our blog; videos will be published on ourYouTube Channel Genova More Than This; all the materials will be shared on the official social media profiles by the partners

Please remember to indicate:
Your name and age
The country and the town you come from
How long you are staying in Genoa
Which courses you are following at Genoa University

Each one of you can send not more than 1 video and/or 1 article.
Pictures for the articles should be horizontal, size 1024x180px
Please do not overwrite your credits on pictures and videos
When you send us your articles, pictures and videos, you authorize the Municipality of Genoa to use them for any promotional and non commercial usage.
Materials with illegal or unproper contents, or with commercial contents will not be published.

Ambassadors of Genova More Than This is an action of the URBACT Interactive Citiesproject .
Interactive Cities is a cutting-edge project aimed at exploring how digital, social media and user generated content can improve today´s urban management in European cities, whatever size. Interactive Cities is a network of URBACT, the European Territorial Cooperation programme aiming to foster sustainable integrated urban development in cities across Europe.