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Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e Perfezionamento Sant’Anna
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Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e Perfezionamento Sant’Anna

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The origins of the Sant’Anna School date back to the late eighteenth century, when in 1785 the Grand Duke Peter Leopold of Lorraine founded the "St. Anne Conservatory" in Pisa in order to attend to "the education of young women of civil condition." The school is named after its first historical site, the former convent of St. Anne, a fourteenth-century Benedictine monastery, suppressed in 1786 as part of the Leopoldina reforms