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Condoleezza Rice, Airline Industry Leader Nicholas Calio, Real Estate Developer Joseph Mattone, Philanthropist Mary Ann Mattone & Labor Leader Paul Rinaldi Honored by the Sons of Italy Foundation®

Condoleezza Rice, Airline Industry Leader Nicholas Calio, Real Estate Developer Joseph Mattone, Philanthropist Mary Ann Mattone & Labor Leader Paul Rinaldi Honored by the Sons of Italy Foundation®

| May 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

  WASHINGTON, May 27, 2016 – Leaders in public service, business, labor, and philanthropy received awards from the Sons of Italy Foundation® (SIF), the philanthropic arm of the Order Sons of Italy in America® (OSIA), the nation’s largest and oldest organization for people of Italian heritage. Former U.S. Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice; Airline […]

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Annual Mass in Commemoration of Magistrate Judge Giovanni Falcone

Annual Mass in Commemoration of Magistrate Judge Giovanni Falcone

| May 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Annual Mass in commemoration of the assassination of Giovanni Falcone will be held at Holy Rosary Church on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 10:30 a.m.  Franco Impala’, First Secretary at the Italian Embassy in Washington D.C., and the recipient of two scholarships awarded by the Giovanni and Francesca Falcone Foundation will deliver brief remarks. […]

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Saturday, May 14: thousands expected at the Embassy of Italy for the EU “Open House”

Saturday, May 14: thousands expected at the Embassy of Italy for the EU “Open House”

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Culture and Sports, Made in Italy and science, history and technology. Saturday, May 14 – from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm the Italian Embassy in Washington will become a window on Italy and present a full schedule of activities and initiatives as it opens its doors to the public, like the other Embassies of the […]

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Mark Mazzetti, New York Times Correspondent Wins Urbino Press Award

Mark Mazzetti, New York Times Correspondent Wins Urbino Press Award

| May 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

Italian Ambassador to the U.S. Armando Varricchio will make the official announcement May 17 during a ceremony at the Embassy of Italy in Washington D.C. —— Washington DC, May 11, 2016 – The New York Times reporter Mark Mazzetti is the winner of the 2016 Urbino Press Award, the Italian prize that is awarded annually […]

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Protecting our Heritage – a program by EUNIC Washington DC, proposed by the Italian rotating presidency of the network

Protecting our Heritage – a program by EUNIC Washington DC, proposed by the Italian rotating presidency of the network

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

“I am a human, and nothing of that which is human is alien to me.” This famous quotation by the Latin playwright Terence (2nd century BC) is often cited as the motto of Humanitas, an ideal based on the fulfillment of the best human potential and values, the pursuit of beauty, education, kindness and tolerance. […]

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Italy’s President Sergio Mattarella to Visit United States February 6-13

Italy’s President Sergio Mattarella to Visit United States February 6-13

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The White House has announced that President Obama will host President Sergio Mattarella of Italy at the White House on February 8, 2016. President Mattarella will visit the United States February 6-13.  “Italy is a valued NATO ally and a close partner on a broad range of global challenges. During their meeting, the Presidents will […]

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Thirteen D.C. Area Residents Receive National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

Thirteen D.C. Area Residents Receive National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

| January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thirteen university students who reside in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area have received National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Scholarships. The students from Maryland are: Anthony Bagileo of Laurel; John Bruno of Bethesda; Daniel Evans of Germantown; Anthony Fiora of Westminser; Maria LaVerghetta of Columbia; Zoe Ottaviani of Silver Spring; Jamie Restivo of Baltimore; and Carlo […]

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