Did you know Ariana is working for the International Culinary Center in New York City? Well, she is. It looks like a fun time to be doing so, as:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 17, 2013
FACT SHEET: U.S.-Italy Cooperation
President Barack Obama hosted the President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic Enrico Letta at the White House on October 17, 2013. The visit highlighted the vitality of the relationship between the United States and Italy. The bonds between our two countries are among the strongest tying together the United States and Europe. Discussion focused on our ongoing cooperation in the following areas:
Partners in Global Security:
Strong Economic Ties:
Cultural Exchange and Heritage:
50 Years of Space Cooperation:
Milan Expo 2015: The United States is moving forward with “Friends of the U.S. Pavilion Milano 2015,” our partner in the effort to build the USA Pavilion at the Milan Expo. This group must now raise the necessary private funds to sponsor the USA Pavilion. In partnership with The James Beard Foundation and the International Culinary Center, and in association with the American Chamber of Commerce in Italy, the Friends group will work for a vibrant U.S. presence at the Milan Expo. Its goal is to use state-of-the-art digital media and other novel approaches to showcase American leadership and innovation in global food security, agriculture, and cuisine and lay the seeds for enhanced trade and investment between the United States and Italy in this sector, so important to the cultural heritage of both nations.
*What does this all exactly mean? I do not know. Time will tell. Meanwhile, be excited!