UCLA Establishes New Hellenic Studies Chair

UCLA has established a newly endowed chair in their Hellenic Studies Center after receiving an extraordinarily generous gift commitment from alumnus George Kolovos and...

Greek Americans Discover their Hellenic Heritage in College

For Greek-American students who attend Queens College in Flushing, New York, it’s never too late to rediscover one’s heritage and learn more about where...

Penn State Fayette to Offer First Study-Abroad Summer Program in Greece

Aris Karagiorgakis, an Assistant Professor of psychology at Penn State Fayette, Eberly Campus, will offer two concurrent study-abroad courses in Athens, Greece during the...

Greek Scientist Thomas Katsouleas Installed as President of the University of Connecticut

Greek scientist Dr. Thomas C. Katsouleas was officially installed recently as the new President of the University of Connecticut at a ceremony attended by...

Greek Researcher Wins Historic Grant at University of Nebraska

Dr. Nikolaos Stergiou, a Greek native and a professor at the University of Nebraska in Omaha, is a leading researcher in the field of...

University of Delaware to Offer Greek Language Instruction

Delaware's Secretary of Education, Susan Bunting, signed a decree last week regarding the initiation of a Greek-language teaching program in the State's University system. The...

US Educators Strengthening Greek Studies in Schools

"The Examined Life" is a program a growing number of school districts are taking part in  today across the US. Aimed at strengthening Greek...

Greek Professor’s Team Finds New Way to Make Cancer Cells Destroy Themselves

A team of researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, led by Greek Dr. Constantinos Koumenis, has recently discovered...

Thales of Turkey and Ataturk of Greece, According to MIT Media Lab

A new project by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) appears to be oversimplifying history, enlisting every single Greek philosopher who was born in...

US Business Students Immerse Themselves in Greece’s Business Culture

Over the last decade, Tatiana Kolovou, a senior lecturer in business communications, has taken about 300 Kelley School undergraduates and MBA students of the University...

History of Greece’s Jewish Community Before the Holocaust Presented in D.C.

Over one hundred people of Greek-American and/or Sephardic Jewish descent gathered together earlier in March to celebrate their rich, shared history at the United...

MIT Professor Daskalakis Says Pursuit of Excellence Crucial for Greek Society

Noted MIT computer science professor Constantinos Daskalakis stressed the importance of the pursuit, and rewarding, of excellence as a way for Greek society to...

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