Welcome to the Calandra Institute!

Watch this beautiful video about the Summer study program in Calabria co-hosted by the University of Calabria and the Calandra Institute, Queens College, CUNY.

Position opening: Student Psychological Counselor, John D. Calandra Italian American Institute. Click here for more information on this position and to apply.

Click here to see photographs (courtesy Volney Fray) from the Calandra Institute's "An Evening in Lazio" event, held September 16 at Piccolo Fiore restaurant.


Click here to read about the traveling exhibit
"La Madonna Nera in Italy and Europe."

Job Opening: Calandra Institute. Click here to read the vacancy notice for the job of Administrative Coordinator at the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute.

Calandra Institute's 2016 College Scholarship Handbook

We are pleased to announce the publication of the Calandra Institute's 2016 College Scholarship Handbook.

This directory provides information on well over one hundred scholarships available to Italian American students and students of Italian studies. Please be advised that the Calandra Institute does not provide additional scholarship information. Contact the sponsoring organization directly for more information.

Click here to view or download the pdf document.

The 2015 Italian Diaspora Studies Summer School with the Calandra Institute and the Università della Calabria. To see more images from this landmark program, click here.

Images from the annual Italian-American Day in Albany, New York, sponsored by the New York Conference of Italian-American State Legislators.

Left: Associate Director of Administration, Calandra Institute, Rosaria Musco; Italics Producer and Correspondent Lucia Grillo; York College Professor and Interim Dean for Arts & Sciences Donna Chirico.

Right: State Senator David Carlucci; Donna Chirico; Governor Andrew Cuomo.

Call for Papers
Calandra Institute International Conference 2016
"Migrating Objects: Material Culture and Italian Identities"

Call for Applications for the Position of Editor of the Italian American Review

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