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8 Greeks in LIGO Scientific Team

8 Greek scientists participate in what could be characterized as the most remarkable scientific discovery of contemporary physics, namely the detection and observation of gravitational waves by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO).

“The Jews of Greece” reach Sydney

A remarkable temporary exhibition featuring Greek Jews one of the oldest Jewish communities in the world is about to open its gates on October 25 at the Sydney Jewish Museum.

St Spyridon’s holy relic venerated in Chicago

Hundreds of Greek-American Orthodox parishioners have had the opportunity to get a blessing from the holy relic of St Spyridon, the revered patron saint of the Greek island of Kerkyra (Corfu).

Greek language in Australian preschools

Modern Greek will be one of 13 languages other than English to be taught to preschoolers in Australia this academic year through ELLA, an educational program aimed at acquainting young learners with different cultures and helping them…

Greek and Cypriot films in San Francisco Festival

27 feature films and shorts by Greek and Cypriot directors will be showcased in the 14th annual San Francisco Greek Film Festival (SFGFF), which takes place from October 14-22 at the Delancey Street Screening Room (600 Embarcadero Street,…

AHI sends letter to Trump before his meeting with Tsipras

Nick Larigakis, President of the American Hellenic Institute (AHI), sent a letter to President Trump in view of his forthcoming meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the White House, scheduled for October 16, 2017.

100 year Greek American’s migration saga

The United States became the top destination for Greeks seeking a better life for more than a century. Greek migration to America goes a long way back in time. Greece’s turbulent history and dire economic and social conditions led a great…

Two Preeminent Greek Americans honored by Chapman University

The Chapman University of Kalifornia honoured Ambassador George L. Argyros and pioneering corporate leader Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks with two highly esteemed awards that mark professional achievement and practices that have proven beneficial for…