Tag: Italian Embassy

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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Italy and DC Public Schools Sign Agreement to Develop Italian Language Programs in the Nation’s Capital

Italy and DC Public Schools Sign Agreement to Develop Italian Language Programs in the Nation’s Capital

| February 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Embassy of Italy brings more Italian language to Washington DC public schools. A new Memorandum of Understanding (MOA) between Italy and the District of Columbia was finalized today during a ceremony hosted by the Embassy with the leadership of the DC Public Schools (DCPS) administration, including Maggie White, Deputy Chief of Inner Core, and […]

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Need a Visa to go to Italy:  Make an appointment online

Need a Visa to go to Italy: Make an appointment online

| November 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Italian Embassy has announced that in order to improve the service to the public and avoid long lines, it has decided to adopt a system of appointments for visa applications. Therefore, as of 28 November 2012, all Visa applications from permanent residents of this area Consular jurisdiction (District of Columbia, Montgomery  and Prince George’s Counties […]

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Italian National Day Celebration Dampened by Recent Tragic Events In Italy

Italian National Day Celebration Dampened by Recent Tragic Events In Italy

| June 6, 2012

The annual Italian National Day celebration, or Festa della Repubblica, held at the Italian Embassy in Washington DC, was, as Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero noted in his brief remarks, “tinged with a more somber note.” As the more than 1,500 guests entered the Embassy grounds they could clearly see that the Italian flag was flying […]

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U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Recognizing 150th Anniversary of Italian Unification

U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Recognizing 150th Anniversary of Italian Unification

| March 14, 2012

The Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA), the nation’s largest and oldest organization representing Americans of Italian heritage, has sent formal congratulations to U.S. Senator John Kerry (D – MA) for sponsoring a Senate Resolution [S.Res.394] that passed March 12, recognizing the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy. OSIA also thanked Sen. Kerry […]

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Costantino Nivola: 100 Years of Creativity Exhibition of his work at Embassy of Italy

Costantino Nivola: 100 Years of Creativity Exhibition of his work at Embassy of Italy

| March 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Costantino Nivola was born 100 years ago on July 5, 1911, in Sardinia, Italy. When he was blacklisted by the Fascist police, he fled Italy, and at the age of twenty-seven moved to the United States with his Jewish wife, Ruth Guggenheim. In 1957, using his sand-casting technique, he produced the largest bas-relief in known […]

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