The second-years gathered for a class photo together. (Nimisha Jaiswal)

SAIS DC Italian Dinner: Sept. 16 Photo Essay:

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Second-year students from all campuses gathered around Italian-themed tables together to get to know each other. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Second-year students from all campuses gathered around Italian-themed tables together to get to know each other. (Nimisha Jaiswal)

The second-years gathered for a class photo together. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
The second-years gathered for a class photo together. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
From left to right: Chris Dychala, Carl Batchen, Madeleine Schnur and Daniel Schwartz engaged in cross-campus congeniality. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
From left to right: Chris Dychala, Carl Batchen, Madeleine Schnur and Daniel Schwartz engaged in cross-campus congeniality. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
From left to right: Nora Brito, Tomokoo Ikeda and Sam Rizzo re-unite after summer adventures apart. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
From left to right: Nora Brito, Tomokoo Ikeda and Sam Rizzo re-unite after summer adventures apart. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Helga Kalm engages with the pasta options, which included Bolognese sauce -- a tribute to the Bologna students. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Helga Kalm engages with the pasta options, which included Bolognese sauce — a tribute to the Bologna students. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Director of Student Life Lisa Kahn welcomed students to the Italian dinner. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Director of Student Life Lisa Kahn welcomed students to the Italian dinner. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
From left to right: Anika Sellier, Evan Fowler and Doireann Breathnach were thrilled by the dinner. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
From left to right: Anika Sellier, Evan Fowler and Doireann Breathnach were thrilled by the dinner. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Joe Geni served himself the Italian food provided at the dinner. (Nimisha Jaiswal)
Joe Geni served himself the Italian food provided at the dinner. (Nimisha Jaiswal)