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Rinnovato il protocollo d’intesa per l’insegnamento dell’italiano nel Montgomery County

Rinnovato il protocollo d’intesa per l’insegnamento dell’italiano nel Montgomery County

| January 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

L’aumento dei corsi di italiano nelle scuole medie e superiori della Contea di Montgomery sara’ al centro di un incontro presso William H. Farquhar Middle School cui partecipera’ il 6 gennaio prossimo il Dirigente Scolastico dell’Ambasciata d’Italia, Prof.ssa Maria Fusco con alcuni principals delle scuole dell’area. Tale ulteriore iniziativa si colloca all’indomani del rinnovo del […]

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Greater Washington, D.C. Region Observatory for the Italian Language Meets at Italian Embassy

Greater Washington, D.C. Region Observatory for the Italian Language Meets at Italian Embassy

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

On December 10, 2016, Catherine Flumiani, the First Counselor for Consular and Social Affairs at the Italian Embassy, convened a meeting of the Greater Washington, D.C. Region Observatory for the Italian language. The meeting was attended by representatives of Italian and Italian-American associations, the Ente Gestore for the Washington DC area, and professors of Italian […]

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Teaching of Italian at Mantua Elementary School in Fairfax County

Teaching of Italian at Mantua Elementary School in Fairfax County

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Director of the Education Office of the Italian Embassy, Professor Maria Fusco, visited Mantua Elementary School in Fairfax County on November 30. This provided an excellent opportunity to confirm the importance of cooperation between the Embassy and the Fairfax County Public Schools regarding the teaching of the Italian language in local schools. The Embassy […]

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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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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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