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Scholarships Available for English-Language Greek Antiquity BA Degree

Scholarships are now available for international students enrolling in an English-language Bachelor of Arts program in the Archaeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece...

Las Vegas Police Officer Mikalonis Undergoes Successful Surgery To Remove Bullet, Remains In Critical...

Las Vegas police officer Shay Mikalonis is showing some improvement following surgery, after being shot in the head on Monday night in Las Vegas,...

During A Weekend Of Racial Unrest, Greek-Americans Recall Their Own Struggles With Racism

As America is once again torn apart by issues of race, Greek-Americans recall the countless discriminations they and their ancestors suffered years ago in the United States.
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NASA and SpaceX Make Historic Launch to the International Space Station: Watch Live

NASA and SpaceX launched astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station. This mission marked the first time since 2011 that humans will fly to the space station from U.S. soil.

Overcoming Lockdown, PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation to Hold 2020 Virtual Gala on June 13

In 2020, the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation will transform its annual Gala into a virtual gathering, due to restrictions enacted to prevent the spread of...

Archbishop of America Epidophoros Criticizes Police Actions in Minneapolis Death

Archbishop of America Epidophoros has weighed in on the ongoing controversy surrounding the Monday, May 25, death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Floyd died after...

Atlantic Bank of New York Reaches Out To Greek-Americans During Covid-19 Crisis

Atlantic Bank, with over 100 years of service to the Greek-American community, has continued to reach out and assist the community in any what...

Eleni Kounalakis, California’s First Woman Lt. Governor, Endorses Democrat Joe Biden

California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis endorsed Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday. “Vice President Biden will bring decency and honor back to the White...
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Greek Filmmaker in Race to Win NY’s “Wear a Mask” Video Contest

A Greek filmmaker is currently in second place in her ongoing bid to win an award for the most popular public service announcement in...

First-Ever Collection Of Cyclades Island Music Compiled by Greek Professor

A Greek professor is compiling an enormous online archive of historic Cycladic Island music, representing the first-ever systematic study of all music known to...

Controversy Ignites After Drug Exec Says USA to Receive First Shipment of COVID Vaccine

A diplomatic dust-up went public this week when a pharmaceutical executive said the United States would receive the first deliveries of a COVID-19 vaccine,...

Prominent Greek-American Restaurateur Dies From Coronavirus 

A pillar of the Greek-American community in New Jersey, well-known restaurateur Petros Emmanuel Litos, died from the Covid-19 coronavirus on Tuesday, May 5. He was...

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