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It is already that time of year again: time for those who are not yet familiar with bilingual language programs at public schools, to join the Bilingual Fair at Fordham University at 62nd street on November 3. The Bilingual Fair, first launched by the French community in NYC, has grown a lot since its first edition of 2014, and it now attracts exhi...

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), in collaboration with the Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO), presented its Young Investigator Award to Assistant Professor Giuseppe Loianno, head of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering's new Agile Robotics and Perception Lab. The award was bestowed at a conference focused on technology to a...

Imparare l’italiano sulle montagne russe o volando sull’”astrotower”, e ancora tra le correnti artificiali del “wild river” o in sella alla bicicletta magica. Tutto questo e molto di più ha potuto sperimentare la prima avanguardia di liceali americani dediti allo studio della lingua e della cultura italiane protagonisti dell’esordio di una nuova in...

Avrà luogo il 5 novembre nella sede del Consolato generale d'Italia a New York la 6^ edizione della Eduitalia Award Ceremony durante la quale saranno premiati, con delle borse di studio destinazione Italia, studenti e insegnanti che si sono contraddistinti nell'ambito dell'AP-Italian, prestigioso programma di diffusione della lingua e cultura itali...

It is with a great pleasure that we are announcing the first edition of the literary competition Premio Tommaso Cerase.  The competition is free and open to students between the age of 8 and 12 years. There are two sections—prose and poetry, and students are welcome to submit works composed in the mode they favor. The material must be in Italian an...

Il 28 novembre 2018, in coincidenza con la firma ufficiale dell'accordo tra Learn Italy USA e Montclair State University sui Corsi di Alta Formazione per la promozione dell'eccellenza italiana nel settore del Made In & By Italy, avrà inizio la nuova stagione di Eventi e Formazione di Learn Italy USA. Per il periodo 2018/2019 saranno attivi tre Cors...

The Inwood-based Sons of Italy Leonardo daVinci Lodge 2385 held its 2018 scholarship presentation on Aug. 9. The cultural organization awarded several scholarships. Since its formation in 1978, the Leonardo da Vinci Lodge has raised $175,000 in scholarships given to students from the Five Towns. The recipients have gone on to further their educatio...

Negli Stati Uniti la lingua italiana si studia non solo nei licei e nelle università, ma anche alle medie e alle elementari. Dal 2012 le domande per imparare la nostra lingua sono in aumento sia nelle grandi comunità di origine italiana sia nel resto della nazione. Quindi l’italiano occupa una posizione pregevole nelle scuole americane specie nello...

Dear Direttore, You may remember the official launch of the Dual Language program in Italian of June 13, at the Italian Culturale Institute, at the presence of Giorgio Van Straten and Consul General Francesco Genuardi. The event was well attended by people from different boroughs and school districts, it managed to attract several Italian speaking...

Since 2004, Niagara University's College of Hospitality and Tourism Management has offered its students summer work-abroad opportunities at luxury resorts in a region of Italy The New York Times described as "a playground for the wealthy." Located in northern Italy, on the border of Switzerland, Lake Como is situated in the foothills of the Alps. S...

Un brindisi di chiusura e un augurio per un nuovo inizio. E’ stata questa l’intima essenza della cerimonia tenuta al Consolato Generale d’Italia a New York, in occasione della consegna dei diplomi agli studenti del corso di Alta Formazione “Made in & By Italy - Marketing and Communication”, organizzato da Learn Italy Usa. Un abbraccio tra presente...

Italian Charities of America is introducing The Vincent P. Cucchiara Memorial Scholarship. “Vincent P. Cucchiara was a board member and treasurer who left us too soon and unexpectedly. Vincent was such an integral part of Italian Charities of America and helped the organization in many ways, as well as anyone who needed a helping hand. He unselfish...