L’Accademia Napoletana, per la lingua e cultura di Napoli, presieduta dal dott. Massimiliano Verde,  è stata formalmente presentata nel Febbraio del 2016 alla presenza del Primo Cittadino di Napoli, dott. Luigi de Magistris, e si pone come obiettivo quello di tutelare, promuovere, sensibilizzare, in Italia e all’estero, specie le nuove generazioni,...

Dr. Enza Antenos, Assistant Professor of Italian, will lead a workshop at Princeton University Tuesday, March 27th at 2:00 PM entitled, "Made in…: Exploring Contemporary Narratives in the Teaching of Foreign Languages." Making languages relevant to higher education is key. A paradigm shift is needed in our foreign language curricula to meet the con...

The Bowers Museum and the Chapman Italian Studies Program have established a new internship in Museum Education and Administration for students of Italian at Chapman. This year, interns review and research exhibition content and assist in developing educational materials and programs for general public and schools to engage in the Knights in Shinin...

Italian Language Foundation is pleased to announce that once again, it will be offering the Dante Award for Excellence in AP Italian Language & Culture! Students of AP Italian who are members of the Italian Language Foundation and enrolled in an American or Canadian high school will be eligible to receive the Dante Award for Excellence. Students wh...

Nine students from the University of Nevada, Reno attended an intensive two-week course last year in Italian voice lessons, opera scenes rehearsals and body movement courses. The experience ended with each student performing in an opera gala where they sang an aria developed by the coaches. University Assistant Professor of Music Olga Perez Flora w...

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...

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...

Ay, Jing-a-di-jing hee haw hee haw: it's Dominick the Donkey! What does Dominik the Donkey have to do with the Italian language? Nothing you would say. But “è qui che casca l’asino!” - the donkey falls here. Wait, what does that mean? Well, my friend that’s what explaining to you today.  Apparently, donkeys are a very popular animal when talking ab...

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...