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Can China’s New Silk Road Save the Greek Economy?

China’s massive project has enormous implications for Greece, and Europe. Eight thousand kilometers of ancient cultures link the cradles of Western and Eastern civilization. It was through these routes – first called the Silk Road in 1870 – that Genghis Kahn arrived in Europe and Alexander the Great almost reached the Chinese province of Xinjiang.

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The Scholarship Application Deadline is Almost Here!

  Chicago, IL – The application deadline for our 2015/16 scholarship awards is fast approaching. February 1, 2016 is the last day to submit scholarship applications to the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation. The Foundation annually awards $250,000 in scholarships to 40 exceptional students of Greek descent. Scholarships of $10,000 each are awarded to students based on

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Greek culture a vital part of South Australia

THEODORA MAIOS neoskosmos.com “All students currently learning Greek will be able to continue learning Greek,” according to South Australia Education and Child Development Minister Susan Close. Following the news announced last month regarding the removal of Greek as a target language from the First Language Maintenance and Development (FLMD) program from 2016 in SA public

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Congressman Sarbanes originated a letter in the US House of Representatives that was sent to President Obama

On January 16, the United States celebrates Religious Freedom Day. In honor of human rights and religious freedom, Congressman Sarbanes originated a letter in the US House of Representatives that was sent to President Obama on the matter of the denial of full religious freedoms to the Ecumenical Patriarchate. Click to read the Letter. Saint Andrew’s Freedom

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Hellenic Classical Charter School Students Travel to Athens, Greece and London, England for Research

Brooklyn, ΝΥ. A team of five sixth grade students from the Hellenic Classical Charter School will be visiting the New Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece and the British Museum in London, England for a six-day research expedition from January 13th to January 19th, 2016. Mr. Petros Fourniotis, theatre-dance coordinator of HCCS, who envisioned this research venture,

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Mikakos: No Exceptions, No Excuses – Never Leave Kids In Cars

Mikakos campaigns to highlight the dangers of leaving kids in cars The Andrews Labor Government and Kidsafe are working together to increase parents’ and carers’ awareness of the dangers of leaving children in parked cars with the No Exceptions, No Excuses campaign. Despite recent heat warnings, severe penalties and record-breaking summer temperatures, children are still

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Eliminate Greece ~ if you dare…

Lebanese American writer Robert Elias Najemy has written: Destroy all over Greece down to a depth of 100 meters. Empty all the museums from around the world. Break down everything Greek from around the world… Then eliminate the Greek language from everywhere. From Medicine and Pharmacy…  From Math (geometry, algebra), from Physics, from Chemistry, from

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CRAIN’S: CALAMOS ADVISES GREECE ON HOW TO EMERGE FROM the ABYSS‏

SHIA KAPOS  Although his father was a Greek immigrant, John Calamos Sr., founder of Naperville-based Calamos Asset Management, grew up with little connection to the country or its heritage. Today, Calamos, 75, is pouring millions from his personal fortune into helping save the debt-ridden nation and spreading its cultural history. “It’s true,” Calamos says. “You don’t know

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Greek-American scientist will receive his award by President Obama during a public ceremony at the White House early 2016.

The Greek-American scientist will receive his award by President Obama during a public ceremony at the White House early 2016. has announced that Paul Alivisatos, director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), award-winning chemist and internationally recognized authority on the fabrication of nanocrystals and their use in solar energy applications, has won the National

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