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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...

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...

The Forum of Italian American Educators (FIAME) invites high school students to apply for scholarships of at least $1,000 each before the deadline of March 23. Applicants should be seniors of Italian descent at a Bronx or Lower Westchester school with an 85% average or above who demonstrate Italian American pride through participation in school and...

The Rockland Sons of Italy Lodge 2176 recognizes students each month who study the Italian language at area schools. The students are presented with a monetary gift at a monthly dinner for the honorees and their families hosted by the Lodge. The students also have an opportunity to thank everyone for the honor and often say their speeches in Italia...

March 23, Friday, 4:30 p.m. Center for Italian Studies, Stony Brook University. Workshop/Panel Discussion - Theme: Status of Italian Language Programs on Long Island. Analysis and Discussion of a Survey of Italian Language Programs on Long Island and Actions to be Taken to Enrich Curriculum and Strengthen Programs. This event is organized with the...

Our society lacks unique examples that showcase the beauty of human nature. We are usually inundated with retweets or re-posts from the same handful of people and stories that society has installed as examples of what we ought to be. Often these people are celebrities or sports figures who are relatively detached from our realities. Seldom are we t...

Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) is pleased to announce the New York Conference of Italian-American State Legislators will be offering four scholarships to current and prospective college students. Each scholarship is worth $3,000 and applications are due by Monday, April 16 to Ra’s district office. Awards will be presented on June 4 in Albany...

Valorizzare i giovani talenti italiani. È questo, da sempre, l’obiettivo di Learn Italy USA, Agenzia Culturale Internazionale situata nel cuore di Manhattan, a New York e che ormai da anni rappresenta un punto di riferimento importante per la diffusione della cultura italiana nel mondo. Dal 2010, anno della sua fondazione, Learn Italy organizza, in...

St. Barnabas High School senior Jessica Celzo was declared the proud recipient of the prestigious Edward Cardinal Egan Scholarship during an annual award ceremony on Tuesday, January 16. Sponsored by the Tri-State Italian-American Congress, the scholarships are awarded to students of Italian descent who have been nominated by their principal and di...

The Rockland Sons of Italy Lodge 2176 recognizes students each month who study the Italian language at area schools. The students are presented with a monetary gift at a monthly dinner for the honorees and their family hosted by the Lodge. The students also have an opportunity to thank everyone for the honor. To date the Lodge has honored nearly 40...

An announcement from President Richard Guarasci: As we begin this spring semester, I am reflecting on the remarkable 21 years I have spent with you at Wagner, particularly these last 16 as president. Working with and for you has meant so much to me, both personally and professionally. Like you, I have so loved seeing our beloved Wagner College flou...

Siamo lieti di comunicare che l'Associazione Amerigo proseguirà il Joint Cooperation Program con la Fordham University School of Law di New York. La prima edizione di Amerigo For Law, il percorso di studi presso la Fordham School of Law, ha raccolto un gruppo di affermati professionisti, partner di studi legali e general counsel, tutti accomunati d...