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For Feb. 6 to 12, Andrea Stellini of the Italian private school Collegio Rotondi got a taste of Rockingham County while staying in the Reidsville home of local Carlisle School student Samantha Rourk. Stellini, along with 12 other Collegio Rotondi students, came to visit in the United States and live with Americans as part of their school’s annua...

East Carolina’s latest record breaker for track and field in the 800-meter, sophomore Stefano Migliorati, has had a different transition into being a college athlete than most others. Migliorati hails from Calvisaro, Italy, and arrived in the United States two years ago to go to an American university. His transition has been hard particularly beca...

Who: Renitaly-office-1ée D'Elia-Zunino is a distinguished lecturer in Italian studies and faculty advisor of UT's Italian Club. She said she loves sharing not only the Italian language but Italian culture with her students. "Everything my students learn has a purpose." D'Elia-Zunino and her students also participate in an annual Italian immersion...

The Department of Romance Languages at the University of Georgia invites interested students to apply to our M.A. and Ph.D. degree programs in Romance Languages with a specialization in Italian and Italian Studies. We especially welcome students interested in combining work in Italian with work in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese or Classics. Students...

By Joe Hudak Three graduating seniors from Vero Beach High School have been awarded $1,000 scholarships from the Italian American Civic Association of Vero Beach. The three students were selected for their community involvement, academics and school activities.   The students are Patrick Zatz, Megan Reyer and Gabrielle Eaton. Club...

The Department of Foreign Languages at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in Italian (area of specialization open) beginning August 2017. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in Italian language, culture, and literature at all levels of the undergraduate curriculum,...

Somerset Academy Canyons is a secondary charter school (grades 6-12) looking to hire an Italian instructor for school year 2016-2017. We kindly ask that you forward this email to any new graduates interested in teaching at Somerset Academy Canyons, located in West Boynton Beach. Our school website contains a lot of information about us and our mana...

The Frank Finocchiaro Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest judging took place on April 9, 2016. The judges reviewed 109 essays submitted by students from Bethesda Academy, Benedictine Military School and St. Vincent's Academy, which represented a 100% increase in the number of essays submitted versus last year.   Essays were written about a wi...

Le scuole della Florida possono ottenere l'assegnazione di corsi di lingua gratuiti grazie a un concorso promosso dal Consorzio ICoN e dalla Odli (Organization for the Development of Italian Language). Le due istituzioni hanno pubblicato un bando per la creazione di video in italiano da parte di studenti americani. Nell'anno delle Olimpiadi il tema...

On April 13, the Modern Languages and Literatures Graduation Reception celebrated graduating language majors and minors and recognized outstanding students, while also holding a friendly competition between the different language departments. The creation of the competition was for students to showcase their love for language in an artistic form....

Based in Miami, Florida, How to Learn Language, which reviews language learning programs and offers information to consumers, has recently announced its top pick for learning the Italian language, which is Rocket Italian. It has indicated this decision in its review of the language learning program.   Jason Gaines, the reviewer of the progra...

Olympia High School, one of the top performing public high schools in Florida located in beautiful Orlando, is seeking a qualified dynamic candidate to fill a full time Italian instructor position. The 13 year old, well established, Italian program at Olympia boasts 200-250 students yearly and consistently performs exceptionally well...