Skip Global Navigation to Main Content
Skip Breadcrumb Navigation
Video

Videos

  • A Taste of the States with Kim McConnell - Ohio (Photo State Department)
    A Taste of the States with Kim McConnell - Ohio

    This video features General Services Officer Kim McConnell talking about her home state of Ohio. 

  • A Taste of the States with Pete Lyon (Photo State Department)
    A Taste of the States with Pete Lyon - Illinois

    Political and Economic Officer Peter Lyon shows you his home state, Illinois, from a Slovenian perspective! More about Illinois »

  • Political and Economic Chief Joshua Harris (Photo State Department)
    A Taste of the States with Joshua Harris - Virginia

    This video features Political and Economic Chief Joshua Harris talking about the state of Virginia. Josh is speaking to us in Slovenian, which he really enjoyed studying for ten months in Washington prior to arriving in Slovenia in July 2013. More about Virginia »

  • Employment Bridge Roundtable
    Employment Bridge Roundtable

    Ambassador Mussomeli was an invited participant at the Employment Bridge roundtable organized by International Relations students at the Faculty of Social Sciences (FDV) in cooperation with the University of Ljubljana Career Center, Student Council, Student Club and Student Organization FDV. The Employment Bridge roundtable supports the exchange of ideas and experiences between students, professors and potential employers.  

  • Ambassador Mussomeli (Photo State Dept.)
    Ambassador Mussomeli's Speech - AmCham Business Breakfast

    "Almost one year ago at another AmCham Breakfast, I gave my first public remarks in Slovenia. While I expressed some concerns about the investment climate and urged that we work harder to strengthen economic and commercial relations, I was generally optimistic about the future. Perhaps it was simply because I was so new to the country, and I was understandably euphoric..."  Transcript »

  • US Air Force Band Check Six in Škofja Loka (Photo State Dept.)
    US Air Force Band Check Six in Škofja Loka, Slovenia

    Check Six is the premier jazz band of the United States Air Forces in Europe Band. Since its inception in 1945, this 13-member jazz ensemble has been performing the best of America's original musical style throughout Europe and Southwest Asia. As the only Air Force jazz band stationed in Europe, Check Six represents the United States and its Air Force to military and civilian audiences from Ireland to Azerbaijan.  

  • Ambassador Mussomeli speaking at Mt. Mangart Ski Race(Photo State Dept.)
    Ambassador Mussomeli speaking at Mt. Mangart Ski Race

    On June 3, 1945, soldiers from the US 10th Mountain Division posted in the mountains of Slovenia set up a giant slalom race course. The ski race and that part of history have been largely forgotten in Slovenia and the United States until Brigadier General (ret) Janez Kavar saw a photo of Mt. Mangart in a memorial to the 10th Mountain Division in Vail, Colorado ten years ago.