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Welcome to Villanova University's Italian Club!  If you are a student interested in joining the club, please contact an officer (see Our Officers page).  This site was created to give current and future members a place to check in and see what we are up to!  It is updated frequently so please check back soon!

Italian Club News, Fall 2005:

***For e-mailing, we have moved to a Yahoo Group. If you would like to join this group and continue receiving e-mails about the Italian Club, please e-mail carmine.berardi@villanova.edu for an invitation.***

 

  Soccerkix Opportunity

-Antonio Saviano, the founder of Soccerkix, which is affiliated with Italian Professional Soccer

Teams, wanted to offer the following opportunity:

Every year Soccerkix takes players and teams to Italy for training and language and cultural

experience. If you would like any more information on this, please read this press article

about Soccerkix or you can visit the website www.soccerkix.com.

 

  La Cena di Natale del Circolo Italiano

-The Christmas Dinner of the Italian club will be held on Sunday, December 4th, at 6 p.m. in the St. David and Radnor rooms of Connelly Center

Brian Sheridan is leading the planning of this event, so if you are interested in helping out in any way, please e-mail him (brian.sheridan@villanova.edu). Everyone is invited to this dinner, and this includes friends not affiliated with the Italian Club and friends who are not of Italian descent.

 

  Italian Club Meeting

 - The Italian Club will be holding a meeting on Friday, December 3 at 3 p.m. in Tolentine 213

 

  Movie Night

 - The Italian Club will be having another film night! This Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. in Tolentine 308, Romanzo Criminale will be playing. This film is still out in theaters in Italy and is the

Italian equivalent of Scarface, dealing with gangs in the 70s. For more information, view the trailer: http://www.romanzocriminale.it/home.html#tecnico

 

  Italian Club T-Shirts

 - Replacements for damaged shirts: Please give your damaged t-shirt to any Italian Club officer or to Dr. Gaetano Pastore (St. Augustine Center 333) by Friday, October 28th, at  2 p.m. You can also give your t-shirt to your Italian Professor or drop them off at the Modern Languages Office, SAC 303.  All shirts that are turned in will be replaced, free of charge.  The new shirts will have different material for the flag on the front, so they will not be damaged after washing them.

- The deadline for the second t-shirt order is Friday, October 28th, 2 p.m. Please e-mail Anthony Albanese by Friday at 2 p.m. with t-shirt requests and sizes.

 

  World Cup Soccer Tournament !! 

Friday, October 28th at 3pm -- Location Mendel Field

-  all the cultural groups on campus can have as many teams as they want

-  each team must have at least 8 players (can be all-male, all-female, or co-ed)

-  each team will give a minimum $20 "donation registration fee"  & all proceeds will go to the Villanova

Hurricane Relief Fund

-  please e-mail anthony.albanese@villanova.edu if you would like to play for the Italian Club team, or if

you have questions about the tournament

-  all our welcome to come out on this day to support the teams & enjoy the refreshments!

 

  MSL (Multicultural Students League) Food Fest!

- Saturday, October 29th, Belle Air Terrace in Connelly

-  cultural groups provide dish of ethnic cuisine

-  free food

-  salsa lessons by Flaco and dancing 'til you drop

-  if you are interested in making a dish for this, please contact one of the officers

 

  Opera Trip to Metropolitan Opera House in New York City!

-  we will be seeing "Le nozze di Figaro" ("Marriage of Figaro")

-  Wednesday, November 16th -- 8pm

-  $45, which includes admission and round-trip transportation via private bus

-  English subtitles are provided

- deadline for ticket sales is October 31

-  seats limited to 55, so please do not delay!

Click here for ticket order form!

 

  1st Italian Club Meeting Minutes

Thanks to all of you who came out to the meeting!

1)  Italian Club T-shirts - please e-mail anthony.albanese@villanova.edu  with your size by 2pm on

Friday, September 23rd!

2)  World Cup Co-ed Soccer Tournament  

-  Saturday, October 1st at 12pm -- Mendel Field

-  all the cultural groups on campus will be have a co-ed team of at least 8 players

-  each team will give a minimum $20 "donation registration fee"  & all proceeds will go to the Villanova

Hurricane Relief Fund

-  please e-mail anthony.albanese@villanova.edu if you would like to play for the Italian Club team, or if

you have questions about the tournament

-  all our welcome to come out on this day to support the teams & enjoy the refreshments!

3)  We will be taking a trip to the Metropolitan Opera in New York City some time in November.  Stay

tuned for more details about this.

4)  If you would like to know more information about the Urbino/Florence summer study abroad

program, please contact the coordinator and Italian Club Advisor, Dr. Pastore.  His e-mail address is

gaetano.pastore@villanova.edu  -  Note:  This trip fills up fast (as in by Halloween), so do not delay if

you are interested!

5)  Italian Club Officer Applications are due Friday, September 23rd.  Please hand them in to

Anthony Albanese, or just e-mail your answers to him.

 

  1st Italian Club Meeting

        Friday, September 16th

          2:45pm - Tolentine 305

          Events and vacant officer positions will be discussed.

          All are welcome!

 

  Some Italian Club events for the semester:

        1)  World Cup Soccer Tournament between all multicultural organizations on campus

        2)  Trip to the Metropolitan Opera in NYC

        3)  Food socials


 

 

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