Over 60 million people worldwide speak Italian as their native language. Italian is a language of vital cultural, commercial, and political importance. Italy is known worldwide for its history, art history, architecture and literature. Italy is also famous for design and style. In addition, since the 1980’s Italy is one of the world's largest consumer markets and industrial producers.
UNC Charlotte Italian Program Coordinator:
Daniela Cunico Dal Pra
The UNC Charlotte Italian Program is a Minor that offers:
- Elementary, intermediate and advanced language levels;
- Italian Topic courses: Italian Culture and Civilization, History of Italian Film, Italian Mafia through Cinema, Cinema and Migration across the Mediterranean Sea through Italian Cinema, Topics on Translation.
Faculty Led Study Abroad opportunities
- Study Abroad in Italy for Spring Break. La Serenissima: Journey Through the Region Veneto.
- 2018 Summer in Rome.
Italian Club of UNC Charlotte is an organization that brings people together to celebrate the rich culture Italy has to offer. We explore different aspects of Italian film, food, art, and travel! We also network in our community with other Italian organizations. Join us in expanding our horizons and learning more about Italy.
President: Philly De Piante – firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President: Messay Barra – email@example.com
Secretary: Vincenzo Conciatori – firstname.lastname@example.org
Treasurer: Andrew De Piante – email@example.com
Social Media and Marketing Director: Dustin Walters – firstname.lastname@example.org
Rachel Caputo – email@example.com
Jakia McCray – firstname.lastname@example.org
KellyAnna Atwell – email@example.com
Maria Teresa Rains – firstname.lastname@example.org