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Ambassador Phillips Archive (September 2013 – March 2016)

Below is a list of Ambassador Phillips articles from September 2013 to March 2016: Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Phillips at the First Ivory Crush in Italy Rome, March 31, 2016 — […] Today’s event is an historic and symbolic demonstration that Italy stands with the United States and many other countries in halting the traffic of our most endangered and precious species. • Wildlife trafficking is one ...
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Hello Calabria from the U.S. Consulate General for Southern Italy

During a lively discussion on the U.S. Presidential Elections at the University of Calabria (UniCal) in Rende, Consul Barrosse talked about the myths and realities regarding the American vote. While at the university, which was the first American-style campus in Italy, the Consul General also met with President of Calabria Oliviero, along with Rector Crisci. ...
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Broadway meets Milan

A private and intimate concert, the “Best of Broadway’” was held at the Consul General’s Residence on March 22nd, starring well-known opera soprano Madelyn Renée, baritone Stephonne Smith and pianist Vincenzo Scalera. They performed iconic songs from Broadway including; “Oh, What a Beautiful Morning” from Oklahoma (1943), “Anything You Can Do” from Annie Get Your ...
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Young Voters on the U.S. Presidential Election

[...] While discussing the policies of individual candidates, each speaker discussed their personal insights on each candidate—stating whether they agreed or disagreed with the proposed policies and why RSO interns, Laura Herring and Regina Seweryn, also discussed their experiences as first time voters and tackled the challenge of describing two of the candidates in the ...
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