At the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), we believe strongly in supporting future generations of the Italian American community. This is why we created the NIAF Congressional Fellowship; with it, we place outstanding Italian American college students, graduate students and recent graduates in the offices of members of the Italian America...

"Paese che vai, usanza che trovi: Regional Customs, Traditions and Superstitions"--The theme of this year's collaboration between ITANJ and the Coccia Institute for the Italian Experience in America at Montclair State University! A full house of 350 students and teachers from four middle and 10 high schools participated in this annual showcase/comp...

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 From 12:00 pm To 1:00 pm - Where: University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), Royce Hall Room 306, 10745 Dickson Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095. For more event details click HERE. How did noble women represent themselves through the objects they acquired, wore, and used to outfit their living quarters? Professor Diane...

The IACS was invited to participate in the Sterling Heights Cultural Exchange held at their Senior Center on March 3, where many groups and cultures were represented.  IACS President Sandra Tornberg and Vice President Clarice Squillace greeted guests at a display table, sharing information about our culture and the IACS, and our event coordinator C...

Join the University of Maryland’s Department of Classics for the annual NIAF Pellegri Distinguished Lecture, featuring Professor Orlando Patterson of Harvard University, on Thursday, April 13, at 3:30 p.m. The lecture will explore the parallels and continuities between America and Ancient Rome’s approach to “Freedom, Slavery and Redemption.” For mo...

The mismatch affecting job offer and demand in Italy is not a secret. This situation leads to a high rate of young people’s unemployment, who mostly decide to go abroad to find a good job. Within this scenario, something is definitely changing and Lombardy (one of the most developed Northern region of the country) is giving a great example of how t...

April 6 (Thursday)   5:30 pm. Richard Nasti Lecture Series Event. Presentation by Professor Chiara De Santi, State University of New York at Fredonia. Topic: Eat First: Italian American Gastronomy and Family Values in the Films of Martin Scorsese. Several films by Italian American director, Martin Scorsese, are explored through the lens of gastrono...

An unprecedented alliance has created a new sort of school, the Motor Vehicle University of Emilia-Romagna (Muner). On one side, the automotive giants spread along Via Emilia, famous around the world such as Ferrari, Lamborghini, Ducati, Maserati, Dallara, Toro Rosso, Haas and Magneti Marelli. On the other, universities of the region—Bologna, Moden...

Quando sei uno studente delle superiori, magari appassionato di stile e tendenze, cosa può capitarti di più allettante che trovarti seduto nello showroom Diesel di Chelsea, circondato da oggetti di design ed abiti super cool, e sentir parlare esperti del marchio, vedendoti arrivare alla fine, vera ciliegina sulla torta, lui, Stefano Rosso, figlio d...

Pursuant to the provisions of Law 288/55 and subsequent changes and additions and with a view to implementing bilateral cultural agreements and the related Executive Programs, as well as multilateral agreements, intergovernmental Agreements and specific Conventions for supporting Special Internationalization Projects with Universities, Research Ins...