York University Student Research Conference

York University students had an opportunity to present their recent and ongoing research on Greece as part of a student conference held on on March 24th. The student conference titled ” Research on Greece” was the first of its kind and showcased the research on Greek history and society that York students do as part […]

It’s (Not) All Greek To Us: A Look at the Hellenic Studies Program

TAIYAN LIU:  A TWIST OF FATE Story by Farah Mustafa How a math student from Beijing found community in the Hellenic studies program Greece is the land of Archimedes, Euclid, Thales of Melitus and Pythagoras, some of the greatest minds that mathematics has ever known. So perhaps it’s not such a surprise that Taiyan Liu, […]

The Hellenic Heritage Foundation Raises Funds for Education

With over 600 + in attendance, the evening was extremely successful. Acting as Masters of Ceremonies were HHF Director – Effie Triantafilopoulos, and former Ambassador of Canada to Greece – Mr. Robert William Peck. Mr. John Dagonas, was recognized with a special tribute for his outstanding leadership as President of the Hellenic Heritage Foundation, over […]

Welcome Back, Modern Greek

Hellenic studies courses offered again at U of T after prolonged hiatus The 2014 – 2015 academic year marked the return of modern Greek courses at U of T, after the Greek Students’ Association (GSA) succeeded in its efforts to restore the long forgotten program. The GSA began the initiative to revive a Hellenic studies […]