Modern Greek Studies Event at the University of Illinois

The Modern Greek Studies program at the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign managed to raise a total of 20,000 euros in a fund-raising...
Kouzina 2014

National Hellenic Museum Announces 7th Kouzina Event

National Hellenic Museum (NHM) announced its 7th Annual Kouzina Event to be held Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Museum, located on 333 South...
Orthodox Church

Greek-Orthodox Priest To Be Charged with 100K+ Theft

According to prosecutors, Greek Orthodox priest James Dokos will be charged with felony theft amid allegations that he pocketed more than $110,000 from a...

Calamos Insights: “Politics & Prosperity”

Politics, the markets, and economic prosperity are intertwined. And in a global economy, the cause and effect relationships are also global because “capital goes to where it is treated best.”
Twice A Stranger

‘Twice a Stranger’ Documentary Presented at University of Illinois

“Twice a Stranger,” a documentary about the most significant forced population exchanges in the 20th century was recently presented by the Modern Greek Studies department at the University of Illinois.

Iliad Marathon Reading at Northwestern University, Illinois

The Department of Classics of Northwestern University in Illinois, has organized a marathon reading of “The Iliad,” the famous epic poem of Homer. The reading...
Re-trail of Orestes

Orestes Found Not Guilty in National Hellenic Museum’s Trial

On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 at the UIC Forum, the National Hellenic Museum presented a mock trial of the ancient Greek mythological character, Orestes,...

Calamos Reopens Flagship Convertible Fund to New Investors

Calamos Investments®* announces that its flagship Calamos Convertible Fund (A Shares: CCVIX; C Shares: CCVCX; I Shares: CICVX) is reopened to new accounts and new investments as...

Autistic Teen Murdered by Mother and Godmother

Fifty-year-old Dorothy Spourdalakis and 44-year-old Jolanta Agata Skrodzka, mother and godmother of 14-year-old autistic teen Alex Spourdalakis are charged with his cruel murder in...

Calamos Hosted Thought Leadership Summit for Wealthy Families

oNacflF8j1U Outstanding speakers, interactive roundtables and the opportunity for clients to network with other affluent families in an invitation only, private atmosphere were the hallmarks...
Andrew Athens Passed Away at 91

Andrew Athens Passes Away at 91

Andrew Athens, the great Greek-American Philanthropist, died on March 14th 2013. He passed away during his sleep at his Chicago home after long illness....

New “Greektown North” Draws Families and Shops to the Chicago Suburbs

  The Greek Star recently published a special, in-depth report on the growing Greek community in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago.   By WWII and thereafter, as...