La American-Italian Cancer Foundation (Aicf) è un’organizzazione non profit con sede a New York che sostiene la ricerca sul cancro e promuove la diagnosi precoce. L’Aicf finanzia borse di studio post-dottorato per scienziati italiani giovani e talentuosi che conducono ricerche negli Stati Uniti, e fornisce mammografie a costo zero per donne con sca...

No matter what you’re in the mood for, New York offers nearly every kind of cuisine imaginable. Whether you’re hungry for food as ubiquitous as Chinese or as elusive as Ethiopian, your craving can be readily satiated. However, there can be a chasm between the palate of people in the United States and cultural authenticity. Restaurateur Gianfranco S...

Located in northwest Italy, Piemonte is rich in culture and history. The capital, Torino, was once the capital of Italy from 1861 to 1865. Today it is one of the largest metropolitan cities in all of Italy, bursting with art, restaurants, opera, and elegant palazzi. Of course, Torino is not the only area that Piemonte is well-known for! Several kil...

In 1984, at a Pratt Institute laboratory in Brooklyn, Italian designer Gaetano Pesce cast nine chairs using the same mold. For each, he changed the resin formula ever so slightly. The first, jiggly as Jell-O, collapsed immediately on the floor. The second stood up, but, with one touch, toppled over. The third, fourth, fifth, and so on, grew more an...

POSITION: Camera/Editor (Broadcast Associate). DESCRIPTION: The John D. Calandra Italian American Institute of Queens College/CUNY seeks applications for the position of Broadcast Associate who will report to the dean and work closely with the producer of the TV program Italics. This is a 32-hour-per-week position. DUTIES: Camera Operation: remotes...

When Italian chocolatier Ferrero announced it was opening an official Nutella Cafe in New York, it could’ve been a refined affair with a giant old brass espresso machine and traditional pastries. What you actually find inside Nutella Cafe NYC is an amusement park that the hazelnut-cocoa spread built. “Everything on this menu is built around Nutella...

Growing up in New Jersey, Sott Tacinelli shared his Italian-American family's passion for food. He began a career in advertising but felt the call of the kitchen so he left for cooking school and eventually some top jobs in the industry.  His best move may have been teaming up with, and marrying, fellow chef Angie Rito. After tying the knot in Flor...

Enrico Giardini esporta in America le ultime tecnologie nel settore pelle al Fashion institute of technologies. Trasferta statunitense per l’ex assessore al personale e all’innovazione tecnologica di Civitanova. Dismessi i panni da amministratore e indossati di nuovo quelli da imprenditore, Giardini è impegnato in questi giorni a New York dove è st...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 12:30-2pm. Vertical Campus, Room VC5-160, Baruch College, CUNY, 24th Street and Lexington Avenue, Manhattan, NY. For more information, call (646) 312-4334. Tre Donne: Kitty Genovese, Diane di Prima, Virginia Apuzzo, and the Roots of Italian American Feminism in 1960s New York. Marcia Gallo, University of Nevada, Las Vega...

In anticipation of imminent demolition, the Italian American Museum on Grand Street in Little Italy is relocating some of its treasures. For safe keeping. Namely, the multi-ton safe that dates back over a century. This past Monday, workers from the Acme Safe Co. removed the unique artifact from the vault of 185-189 Grand Street, which was once-upon...