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Thursday, August 11, 2022
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FAREWELL TO OUR CHAMPION

Theodore G. Spyropoulos was the voice and champion of his generation for the Greek community. Our compatriot, a great Greek American, Theodore G. Spyropoulos,...

Mount Olympus: playground for gods and mortals  

Home to Zeus and his family of gods, Mount Olympus is a range of 52 peaks with Mytikas at 2,918 meters (9,570 feet) the...

Frankly Speaking Commentaries on Church, Culture and Commerce VOLUNTEERISM: THE BAMBOO OF BAYANIHAN

VOLUNTEERISM: THE BAMBOO OF BAYANIHAN By Frank Marangos D.Min., Ed.D. “One love, One blood, One life, with each other . . . sisters, brothers . ....

From Democracy to Servitude: Greece and the West, 2014

By Robert Zaller Professor at Drexel University   This summer marked the fortieth anniversary of the fall of the military junta that had ruled Greece between 1967...

Acropolis Museum in Top 10

The Acropolis Museum ranks in the 8th spot among the world’s top 25 museums in this year’s TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards for top museums...

New Greek Collection @ Boston MFA

Three new galleries dedicated to ancient treasures opened on September 16 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA). The new galleries focus on three...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation gives €1m grant for Chatham House Academy Fellowship

Chatham House is pleased to announce the establishment of a permanently endowed Fellowship in its Academy for Leadership in International Affairs, named in recognition...

To: Presidents and Delegates of Federations of the Hellenic American National Council

September 12th, 2014 Dear fellow Presidents and Delegates, During the last few years’ developments in Greece, the United States and across the globe have been rapid....

NHS & NHM Sponsor “Spirit of Marathon” Exhibit at Camden Yards as Baltimore Orioles Clinch MLB’s America League East Pennant 

For Immediate Release  September 17, 2014     The National Hellenic Society (NHS) and National Hellenic Museum (NHM) programmatic collaboration includes a traveling Exhibit, "TheSpirit of the Marathon." ...

The Triumph of the Cyclops Polyphemus

Evaggelos Vallianatos Scholar; Author The ancient Greeks were primarily very small family farmers, intimately connected to the land and the growing of food. Agriculture for the...

SCHOOL (poems)

School Our very first day at school, like our very first love, Leaves footprints inside our souls deeper and more lasting, And as the years pass...

Heroes of the Moment: The Greek Americans in WWI

By Catherine Tsounis “Has a philosopher like you failed to discover that our country is more to be valued and higher and higher and holier...

ANCIENT GREEK SITE THREATENED AMID CELEBRATION

NEMEA, Greece (AP) — While world leaders and top athletes lit the Olympic flame with pageantry drawn from antiquity, another important ancient site of...

AHEPA Remembers 9/11

  WASHINGTON, DC - Phillip T. Frangos, supreme president of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), a leading association for the nation's millions of...

Foundation Announces an Emergency Relief Grant to Help Combat the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa

ATHENS, Greece – September 11, 2014 – The Stavros Niarchos Foundation has announced a $500,000 emergency relief grant to the international non-profit organization Doctors...

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