The Center for Hellenic Studies serves as a nucleus of activities concerned with Hellenic language, history and culture, political life, social issues, economy. With the study of Greece and Hellenism the Center aspires to educate and nurture students with the values of Hellenic civilization. It also aims to form strong bonds between the University and the Greek-American communities of Long Island and New York, and establish connections and interactions with educational and academic institutions in Greece.
UPCOMING EVENTS (Virtual Lectures for Spring 2021)
- ' The Greeks of Egypt, 1800s-1960s: A Diaspora Community with Two Homes ' by Prof. Alexandros Kitroeff (Haverford College); Monday February 8 at noon
Webinar via Zoom: Meeting ID 950 6156 6249; Passcode: 118709
- Prof. Nikos Chrissidis (Southern Connecticut State University); Monday March 8 at 6pm
- Prof. Maria Kaliambou (Yale University); Monday March 29 at 6pm
- Prof. Frank Hess (Indiana University Bloomington); April 2021
TO BE RESCHEDULED:
' Cyprus Under British Rule: Culture, Politics and the Movement Towards Union with Greece' , by Prof. Christos P. Ioannides, Director of the Center for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, Queens College
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