The Way We Live Now
Post-pandemic trends

Elle Jimenez, Hailey Kershaw and Bridget Patterson

HOMETOWNS: Elle is from Florence, N.J.; Hailey is from Pequannock, N.J.; and Bridget is from Brick, N.J. PROFESSOR: Mary D'Ambrosio CLASS: Global Journalism in Italy TAKEAWAY: We began this project knowing little about the Ukrainian refugee population in Bologna, and left with the memories of these beautiful and harrowing firsthand accounts. We also built a valuable friendship with our interpreter. It was an experience we'll never forget.


Bologna welcomes Ukrainian arrivals

More than 170,000 Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion have arrived in Italy, with nearly a quarter settling in Bologna’s Emilia Romagna province. Demographers think some may be joining friends and relatives in Bologna’s already significant...