The Italian Program in the Department of European Languages and Literatures at Queens College, The City University of New York, is seeking to hire a year-long Substitute Lecturer of Italian for the 2018-19 Academic year. The preferred candidate will have a completed PhD in Italian. The program is looking for a dynamic instructor with expertise in t...

Alessandro Sabbadini was dishonorably discharged, his head shaved for extra humiliation, and jettisoned from the Italian army for being Jewish. It was 1939. Italy the year before had passed its racial law that stripped Jews of their citizenship, property, livelihoods and ultimately their lives. Sabbadini, using family connections and a knowledge of...

È fissata al 31 marzo la scadenza del bando indetto dal Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo per la concessione di riconoscimenti per le traduzioni da finanziare con il Fondo per il potenziamento della cultura e della lingua italiana all'estero. Il bando di concorso è stato aperto dalla Direzione Generale Biblioteche e Istitu...

Dear friends of We the Italians, We are a group of Italian families and we are interested in creating an Italian Dual Language Program in public schools in NY. We are recruiting Italian families living in NY with at least one native-speaking parent who speaks Italian to the kids at home. If you are interested in learning more, or if you have a frie...

Established in Rome, Saint Camillus International University of Health and Medical Sciences (UniCamillus) is a University which represents a unique opportunity for those Americans who want to get to know an important part of Italy and to rediscover their distant origins. UniCamillus obtained full recognition from the Italian Ministry of Education,...

We must not lose ITALIAN in New Rochelle Elementary Schools! Sign this petition to tell New Rochelle School District to keep Italian language and culture in the  elementary schools. Children in New Rochelle start learning Italian in Kindergarten at Barnard school, and continue taking Italian through fifth grade. Their Italian studies continue in Mi...

Anche quest’anno la classe d’Italiano del quarto anno di San Francis High School di Sacramento ha fatto la visita al Consolato Generale d’Italia a San Francisco. Ad accogliere il gruppo erano presenti il console generale Lorenzo Ortona, il vice console Luigi Biondi e la responsabile delle scuole, Anna Zeppieri. Dopo una riunione informale, le stude...

Student Organization Outreach and Involvement Experience (SOOIE) announces Registered Student Organization Member, Advisor, and Event of the Month for February. The winners are as follows: The Member of the Month for February is Brooke Borgognoni from II Circolo Italiano. Borgognoni, a senior, has been an active member in the Italian club since her...

Patrons of Italian Culture has a scholarships available for high school seniors currently enrolled in Italian language classes and who have been accepted to an accredited College or University. A commitment to a major or minor in Italian Language or Italian Studies is strongly recommended but is not required to apply for the scholarship. Interested...

Foreign language enrollments in American higher education have seen yet another drop as reported by the Modern Language Association in their most recent publication. The 9.2% loss in enrollments from fall 2013 to fall 2016 indicates these results, as the authors of the report state: “are the beginning of a trend, rather than a blip” when we also ta...