In recognition of the Settimana della Cucina Italiana del Mondo, IACE  invited middle and high school students in the Tri-state area, under the guidance of their teachers of Italian, to submit an original video on how the culinary habits of the Italian population were shaped due to the economic difficulties and the social/political environment in the aftermath of WWII when the Italian Constitution was approved.

Here are the 3 winners:

 

La Scuola d’Italia G. Marconi, Manhattan, NY

Students:

  • Tommaso Mattone
  • Maya Graziani
  • Alexander Bertellini 
  • Benedetta Maria Biamonte

Teachers : Daniela Castelli, Massimo Zordan

VIDEO

 

 

Manhasset High School, Manhasset, NY

Students:

  • Alexis Powers
  • Despina Frankis
  • Alessia Ruffo

Teacher : Maria Mellace

VIDEO

 

 

 

Fiorello LaGuardia High School, Manhattan, NY

Students:

  • Carianne Sconzo
  • Renata Finamore
  • Victoria Pajkowski 

Teacher : Mario Costa

VIDEO