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Italian Armed Forces Day Celebrated in Washington, DC

Italian Armed Forces Day Celebrated in Washington, DC

| November 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

  On November 4, 2016,  the Italian Armed Forces Day was celebrated in Washington DC at the Italian Embassy.  Major General Luca Goretti, the Defense Attache gave some brief remarks and also announced that his office had donated $2,000 to the Casa Italiana Socioculturtal Center.  Ambassador Armando Varricchio also gave some brief remarks, outlining the […]

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Things Have Changed:  Congratulations Bob Dylan!

Things Have Changed: Congratulations Bob Dylan!

| October 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

 Things Have Changed A worried man with a worried mind No one in front of me and nothing behind There’s a woman on my lap and she’s drinking champagne Got white skin, got assassin’s eyes I’m looking up into the sapphire-tinted skies I’m well dressed, waiting on the last train Standing on the gallows with […]

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Ambassador Constance Albanese Morella Awarded Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star by Japanese Government

Ambassador Constance Albanese Morella Awarded Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star by Japanese Government

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ambassador Constance Albanese Morella was recently Awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star by the Government of Japan.   The award was presented by the U.S. Ambassador of Japan, Kenichiro Sasae at a ceremony held on September 29, 2016, at the Ambassador’s residence. In conferring the award,  the Japanese Ambassador noted that […]

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Lido Civic Club to Honor Tom Raffa

Lido Civic Club to Honor Tom Raffa

| October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club of Washington, D.C., will be honoring Mr. Tom Raffa with the Lido Civic Club Man of the Year award. The event will take place at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, November 19, 2016. Tom Raffa is President and CEO of Raffa, PC, a B-Corp certified, national top 100 […]

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Nation’s Capital Awaits Arrival of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi

Nation’s Capital Awaits Arrival of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi

| October 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Nation’s Capital is awaiting the arrival of Italy’s Prime Minister  Matteo Renzi who will be President Obama’s guest  at the White House  on October 18, 2016. The White House said that “Prime Minister Renzi’s visit will be an opportunity to celebrate the depth and breadth of our relationship with Italy and exchange views on […]

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Archaeology in the Mediterranean Region: A Cultural and Economic Challenge for a Better Future

Archaeology in the Mediterranean Region: A Cultural and Economic Challenge for a Better Future

| October 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

On October 12, 2016 the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington, in collaboration with the Centro di Conservazione Archeologica (CCA) – Rome, are proud to present the conference “Archaeology in the Mediterranean Region: Economic Challenges for a Better Future” by Roberto Nardi and Andreina Costanzi Cobau. The conference is associated with […]

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NIAF 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend, October 14-15, 2016 Washington

NIAF 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend, October 14-15, 2016 Washington

| October 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Italian American Foundation hosts an exciting weekend of events featuring the best in Italian food, beverage and cultural experiences capped off with a Black Tie Gala Awards Dinner honoring Film Directors Joe and Anthony Russo (The Avengers), football great Franco Harris (Pittsburgh Steelers) and many others. (Washington, D.C. – October 3, 2016) The National […]

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