IONA

Italian Society

Welcome to the Italian Society at Iona College. The Italian Society gives the Iona community a chance to be a part of something greater and welcomes all Italians and others interested in the Italian heritage to learn about the language and culture by doing fun activities. We encourage everyone and anyone to attend our meetings and events each semester. Ciao!

For any questions or information, feel free to contact President Paul Saburro

Executive Board:

  • President: Paul Saburro
  • Vice-President: Justin Vallerelli
  • Secretary: Mary Bongo
  • Treasurer: Diana Brescia
  • Public Relations: Allessandra Sopot
  • Community Service: Danielle Solicito

Events:

  • Zeppoli Making for functions such as homecoming, athletic events, and more!
  • Soccer and Bocce Tournaments
  • Teaching Success Center students basic Italian
  • Trips to Arthur Avenue in the Bronx, NY
  • San Gennaro Feast in Little Italy, NY
  • Dinners
  • Italian Card Game Tournament
  • Italian Parties
  • Opera night at the Metropolitan Opera House

Past Events:

  • Movie Nights
  • Zeppoli Making
  • Trip to San Gennaro
  • The Cross Cultural Cup
  • Carnivale/Mardi Gras Party
  • Co-Sponsoring Jokes for Joy
  • Bocci Tournament at Gael Guts
  • Soccer Tournament

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