San Jose Museum of Art Features Contemporary Works that Feature Scenes from Classical Greek...

The San Jose Museum of Art highlights contemporary works that feature scenes from classical Greek mythology this spring. Swans, Swine, and Sirens, on view...
Members of the Epirotes World Council

Epirotes Abroad Blast Berisha’s “Greater Albania”

The World Council of Epirotes Abroad condemned Albania Prime Minister Sali Berisha's statements about a “Greater Albania," that includes Greek territories. His remarks came...
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Greek Influence on American Independence: Happy 4th of July!

Ancient Greece has influenced the western world in a variety of aspects, but the most important element of our modern society, Democracy, was the...

Ancient Tablets Reveal Babylonian Math Skills

An exhibit of 13 ancient Babylonian tablets in New York has revealed that highly sophisticated mathematical practice flourished in Babylonia nearly 1,000 years prior...

Rare Chalkidian Helmet at Hixenbaugh Ancient Art

Hixenbaugh Ancient Art in New York has on display a rare ancient Greek Bronze Chalcidian helmet. This perfectly preserved helmet is one of only four...

President Obama Issues Statement on Armenian Remembrance Day

U.S. President Barack Obama issued a statement on the occasion of Armenian Remembrance Day. American-Armenians form the second largest community in the Armenian diaspora...

Constantine Brumidi: The Greek-Italian ‘Michelangelo’ of America

Greek Italian artist Constantine Brumidi was one of the most influential artists that ever worked at the Capitol building in Washington. Brumidi was born in...

Rep. Maloney Honors Greek Independence Day

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today marked the 193rd anniversary of Greece's independence from the Ottoman empire by delivering remarks at the American Hellenic...
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Columbus Day: The Theory Supporting that Christopher Columbus Was Greek

The exact origin of Christopher Columbus has been a source of speculation since the 19th century. Recent publications claim that the great admiral might have been Greek.
Christopher Columbus may be Greek

Columbus Day: Was Christopher Columbus Greek?

Columbus Day, a nationally recognized federal holiday, falls on Monday, Oct. 8 this year.  Columbus Day remembers explorer Christopher Columbus’ long journey across the Atlantic Ocean to...

Profile of WW II Famous Greek Soldier Klonis

It is one of the most famous photographs of the Second World War and is taken by the great Eugene Smith. It shows the strength...

The Archimedes Palimpsest Project: Digital Palimpsest Now on the Web

After ten years of work, involving the expertise and goodwill of an extraordinary number of people working around the globe, the Archimedes Palimpsest Project...

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