C.I.A.O. (Cultural Italian American Organization) is a student-run organization dedicated to informing students about Italian and Italian-American culture in an attempt to dispel common stereotypes while enjoying the heritage and language. Students of all majors are welcome.

The Club is very active in organizing cultural and community events, field trips to New York, Opera nights, lectures with international guests (some co-sponsored by the Italian Cultural Institute of New York), film screening, an annual dinner Gala, charities events.

For more information you can contact:

Faculty Advisor: Prof. Emanuele Occhipinti – eocchipi@drew.edu
Office: Embury Hall 200
Phone Number: (973) 408-3831

Club Board 2015-16:

President:  Gabriella Bisconti gbisconti@drew.edu
Co-President:  Victoria Korn vkorn@drew.edu
Secretary:  Antonio Arce aarce@drew.edu


Coccia Liaison:


Sebastiano Pigazzi spigazzi@drew.edu

Michelle Gonnella mgonnella@drew.edu

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