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POTUS Proclamation on Columbus Day, 2020

POTUS Proclamation on Columbus Day, 2020

| October 12, 2020 | 0 Comments

More than 500 years ago, Christopher Columbus’s intrepid voyage to the New World ushered in a new era of exploration and discovery.  His travels led to European contact with the Americas and, a century later, the first settlements on the shores of the modern day United States.  Today, we celebrate Columbus Day to commemorate the great Italian […]

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Italian American Leaders Unite Behind Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden for First Lady and the Biden/Harris ticket

Italian American Leaders Unite Behind Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden for First Lady and the Biden/Harris ticket

| October 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

(Washington DC – October 5th, 2020) – Italian Americans for Biden/Harris today unveiled the founding membership of its National Leadership Council. The group is working to elect the Biden/Harris ticket — and to let all Italian American voters know that, if they win, Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden will be the first Italian in the White […]

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L’Ambasciatore Armando Varricchio insignisce Francesca Zambello dell’Ordine della Stella d’Italia.

L’Ambasciatore Armando Varricchio insignisce Francesca Zambello dell’Ordine della Stella d’Italia.

| September 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

Washington DC (22 settembre 2020) – L’Ambasciatore d’Italia Armando Varricchio ha insignito Francesca Zambello, Direttrice Artistica della Washington National Opera e del Glimmerglass Festival, dell’Onorificenza di Cavaliere dell’Ordine della Stella d’Italia per il suo contributo alla diffusione del patrimonio musicale e operistico italiano negli Stati Uniti e nel mondo. Francesca Zambello ha dato vita a […]

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Prende il via la serie di webinar #WeareISSNAF organizzata dall’Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata e i Consolati negli USA. 

Prende il via la serie di webinar #WeareISSNAF organizzata dall’Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata e i Consolati negli USA. 

| September 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

 E’ cominciata a Houston la serie di Webinar #weareISSNAF organizzati dalla Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF) in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata e la rete diplomatico-consolare italiana negli USA. La nuova serie si prefigge di affrontare temi specifici ma importanti nel panorama scientifico odierno attraverso conversazioni con scienziati e ricercatori appartenenti al network […]

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Italian Americans for Biden-Harris to Honor Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden in “Zoom Festa” Featuring Leading Political and Social Figures

Italian Americans for Biden-Harris to Honor Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden in “Zoom Festa” Featuring Leading Political and Social Figures

| August 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Washington D.C. –  In advance of the 2020 Democratic National  convention, Italian Americans for Biden/Harris and the Italian American Democratic Leadership Council will hold a virtual “Zoom Festa” honoring Dr. Jill Giacoppa Biden as well as the more than 170 Italian American Democratic convention delegates, from 4-5 p.m. EDT, Sunday August 16, 2020. The celebration […]

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Five Largest Italian American Groups in the Nation Unite to Defend Columbus

Five Largest Italian American Groups in the Nation Unite to Defend Columbus

| July 9, 2020 | 0 Comments

A new organization is seeking to dispel the myths surrounding Christopher Columbus, and it is being backed by the five largest Italian American organizations in the United States and their millions of members and followers. In the wake of the unprecedented attacks on the reputation of Christopher Columbus that have spread throughout the country, the […]

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What the late Congressman Peter Rodino Said About Columbus and Columbus Day

What the late Congressman Peter Rodino Said About Columbus and Columbus Day

| July 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

“As I envision it, Columbus Day would be a multipurpose national holiday. It would, of course , recognize Christopher Columbus , the undaunted admiral who heroically braved the myth and mysteries of the terrifying , uncharted Atlantic to discover America. That bold and daring venture, a major milestone in the history of mankind, deserves to […]

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