Wednesday, March 7, 2018

ciaodc chats with anita mcbride and live event at via umbria

Enjoy a special presentation dubbed ‘’ First Ladies Throughout History,'’ featuring Anita Bevaqua Mcbride, Executive in Residence School of Public Affairs at American University, followed by dinner at Via Umbria hosted by the Washington, DC Region of the National Organization of Italian American Women on Thursday, March 8, 2018, 6;30 pm in Washington, DC.

First Ladies throughout our history have exercised leadership on a variety of issues by bringing their own interests and experiences to this unique role. First Ladies have fulfilled their public duties as spouse and hostess and have had an active role to play as domestic policy advocate, political confidante and global diplomat.


listen to ciaodc's chat with anita here and her incredible journey through the white house.

A 2012 Wise Woman honoree of the Washington, DC Region, Ms. McBride directs programming and national conferences on the legacies of America's first ladies and their historical influence on politics, policy and global diplomacy at the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at the School of Public Policy at American University. 

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 6:30 pm 
Via Umbria
1525 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20007

Via Umbria will be providing tasty appetizers. 
Prosecco and Spritzers—$5 per glass
Members: Free; Non Members: $10.00 per person
Space is limited. 
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