National Organization of Italian American Women Rhode Island Region in partnership with Bristol Art Museum presents a preview of Linda Cardillo’s forthcoming novel, Love That Moves the Sun: Vittoria Colonna and Michelangelo Buonarroti, a work of historical fiction set in turbulent 16th-century Italy. The brilliant poet, Vittoria Colonna, whose long...

When: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11th 6-8PM - Where: Kitchens by Deane Design Center on East Main Street, Stamford, Connecticut 06902 - Costs: Members: $40 | NonMembers: $45 - Advanced registration is required by October 5th. RSVP HERE Pull up a seat as we discuss and delve into the world of Italian wines where women dominate at the top leaderships rungs. J...

When: Wednesday, October 10th, 2018, 6:00PM - WHERE: Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus, McMahon Hall, Room 109, 155 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023 - TICKETS: Members $10 | Non-Members $20. Advanced registration is required. RSVP HERE Maria T. Vullo was confirmed by the New York State Senate as Superintendent of the New York State Depa...

NOIAW & The Italian Heritage and Culture Committee of New York invite you to participate in a Kick-Off Ceremony Event for Columbus Day 2018 Honoring Comm. Aileen Riotto Sirey, Ph.D., Founder and Chair Emerita, NOIAW. On Friday, October 5, 2018 promptly at 5:00 PM at the Mother Italy Statue in Poses Park, Hunter College East 68th Street and Lexingto...

When: Saturday, September 15th, 1:30-3:30PM - Where: St. Rocco’s Bakery, 4 St. Rocco Place, Glen Cove, NY 11542 - Costs: Members: $25 | NonMembers: $35 - Spaces are limited. RSVP/purchase tickets here Join NOIAW’s Long Island Network at the quaint St. Rocco’s Bakery in Glen Cove for a social afternoon with fabulous panini, amazing desserts, and cre...

In this episode, we talk with Dr. Aileen Riotto Sirey, one of the founders and the first president of the National Organization of Italian American Women (NOIAW). She discusses the role of Italian American women before, during, and after the feminist movement, as well as her own journey straying from then returning to embracing her heritage. In the...

Please save the dates for two panel presentations organized by NOIAW for Italian Heritage Month in New York City: “Italian Women in America: Breaking Barriers” on October 5th, 6PM, at the Italian Consulate (690 Park Avenue), and “Empowered Italian Women in America” on October 30th, 6PM, at CUNY Graduate Center (Martin E. Segal Theatre, 365 Fifth Av...

September 6 (Thursday) 6:00 - 8:00 pm John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, 25 West 43rd Street, 17th Floor, Manhattan, NY. Admission: Member: free; Non-Members: $10. Contact: noiaw@noiaw.org 212-642-2003. Although enormously important to the region's development, Italy's Norman period (ca. 1061-1194) is relatively unknown. This presentation...

In 2011 Clara Flebus received a NOIAW scholarship which enabled her to earn a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in International Business Regulation, Litigation, and Arbitration from NYU School of Law. “At NOIAW I found a network of professionally accomplished, socially minded, compassionate and truly amazing Italian-American women — NOIAW supported my...

The 50th Annual Conference of Italian American State Legislators, a bipartisan event produced by Italian Americans in the New York State Assembly and State Senate, took place on June 4th, 2018 in the Legislative Office Building in Albany.   NOIAW Board Member, Prof. Donna Chirico (CUNY/York College) and NOIAW Board Chair Maria Tamburri represented...