News category Winemaker credits JFRC with business acumen Christopher Silva (JFRC ’85–’86), president and CEO of St. Francis Winery & Vineyards in California’s Sonoma Valley, is a JFRC alumnus who loves to mix wine and business. Read about how his time at the Rome Center prepared him well for relating to people from all walks of life. category Arrivederci, Roma! Alumna and recent JFRC student Maureen Baynes (JFRC Spring ’15) shares about her semester at "J-Force" in spring 2015. "The JFRC helped me see the best of Rome, become more confident in myself, and—most importantly—to think globally." category A family affair Kevin Stevens (JFRC Spring ’73) is the new dean of Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business. He talks about his and his extended family’s experiences at the Rome Center, including why he couldn't buy back the "Bug" that helped get him to Rome. category Fall/winter issue of Il Bollettino The fall/winter issue of our alumni newsletter is available. Learn about new academic courses and partnerships, and see what colleges are sending their students to the JFRC. If you are not receiving the mailed version, please e-mail your address to JFRCAdvancement@LUC.edu. Or access the Il Bollettino archive.