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Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 in Scholarships, Honors Paola Scazzoli, and Donates $10,000 to Casa Italians Language School

Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 in Scholarships, Honors Paola Scazzoli, and Donates $10,000 to Casa Italians Language School

| June 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

At a reception held at the Italian Embassy, the Lido Civic Club of Washington, DC, awarded $60,000 to local Italian-American college-bound and college students.  The recipients of the scholarships are: Nicole Fairbanks , Bridget Bagileo, Gaia Mieren, Chiara O’Neil, Chiara d’Andrea, Domenic Allegra, Cameron Benedetto, Nina Dorsett, Matthew Fairbanks, Angelo Tundo, Patrizia Manziano, and Domenico […]

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Plans Unveiled for the Robert Facchina Italian American Museum of Washington D.C.  ​

Plans Unveiled for the Robert Facchina Italian American Museum of Washington D.C. ​

| June 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

At a recent brunch for the Founders of Casa Italiana, Fr. Ezio Marchetto, as the Chairman of the Casa Italiana Sociocultural Center, Inc., updated guests on the organization’s future programs and projects, and unveiled the plans for the new Robert Facchina Italian American Museum of Washington DC (IAMDC). The mission of the museum is to […]

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Messaggio dell’Ambasciatore d’Italia a Washington, Armando Varricchio, in occasione della Festa della Repubblica

Messaggio dell’Ambasciatore d’Italia a Washington, Armando Varricchio, in occasione della Festa della Repubblica

| June 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Cari amici, nel festeggiare oggi il 73mo anniversario della nascita della Repubblica celebriamo l’affermazione della libertà e della democrazia in Italia. Una scelta che ha tracciato il cammino del nostro Paese, ancorandolo saldamente all’Europa e agli Stati Uniti d’America. Da allora i rapporti tra i nostri Paesi sono cresciuti sotto ogni profilo, in ogni disciplina […]

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Georgetown College’s Dean Chris Celenza Discusses the Liberal Arts with Eni’s Emma Marcegaglia

Georgetown College’s Dean Chris Celenza Discusses the Liberal Arts with Eni’s Emma Marcegaglia

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Italian Embassy hosted an event last month on “Liberal Education and Leadership,” featuring Georgetown College Dean Chris Celenza and Dr. Emma Marcegaglia, president of Luiss University of Rome Source: Dean Celenza Discusses the Liberal Arts with Eni Chair

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Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani Honorary Chairman of 31st National Education & Leadership Awards Gala

Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani Honorary Chairman of 31st National Education & Leadership Awards Gala

| April 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani, United States Navy (Ret.), will be the Honorary Chairman of the Sons of Italy’s Foundation 31st National Education & Leadership Awards Gala.   Admiral Giambastiani is a retired United States Navy admiral who served for 37 years and was the seventh Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 2005 to 2007. Born […]

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Italian Cultural Society to Host Annual Gala on May 23rd 2019, at the Embassy of Italy. 

Italian Cultural Society to Host Annual Gala on May 23rd 2019, at the Embassy of Italy. 

| April 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The annual Gala of the Italian Cultural Society of Washington DC., that will take place on Thursday, May 23rd 2019, at the Embassy of Italy. This annual event is a celebration of the excellence of Italian culture, in its many facets.  It celebrate the career of Italians who succeeded in the US, the winners of our […]

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NIAF Museum on Italian Immigration is Open!

NIAF Museum on Italian Immigration is Open!

| March 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

The NIAF Immigration Museum recounts the hardships that Italian immigrants faced from enduring the journey across the Atlantic by ship and living in the United States, to their successes in the fields of music, entertainment, government, business, and the extraordinary achievements of Italian American women. Open to the public Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., […]

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