First Day of School For 30 Refugee Children in Rafina

The government initiative to integrate refugee children into Greece's public school started at the beginning of the year's school season has been met with...

Russian Education Minister Attends Inauguration of Athens Uni Russian Studies Expansion

The University of Athens Slavic Studies Department will be renamed Department of Russian Language and Literature and Slavic Studies. A special ceremony to honor...

National Union of Theologians Appeal Changes to Religious Courses at Schools

During the cabinet reshuffle last week former Education Minister, Nikos Filis was released from his duties and replaced by Constantinos Gavroglou, however, the controversial decision...

New Evidence: Santorini Caldera Created From ‘Pyroclastic Flows’

Scientists presented their study on the different stages in the creation of the caldera and came to the conclusion that the catastrophic tsunami that...

SNF Presents the Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program

(Photo by The National Herald) Representatives of Greek universities gathered on Monday at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center for the presentation of the Greek...

Teachers March Alongside Students to Protest More Education Cutbacks

On Monday teachers protested with students against cutting funding towards education by the Greek government as a part of their austerity program. As education already...

Princeton University Athens Center for Research and Hellenic Studies Inaugurated

Princeton University has inaugurated the Athens Center for Research and Hellenic Studies in Athens, a project three years in the making. "An academic home in Greece embodies...

Greek Visually Impaired Pupils Win International Award for Making Tactile Map

Three Greek pupils with visual impairment won first prize in an international map painting competition. The international competition is titled the "Barbara Petchenik Competition" and...

Data Shows Increase in Amount of Students Attending Private Schools

According to data from the Diofantos Computer Technology and Publications Institute’s MySchool tracking system, there has been a steady increase in the number of...

Top Student Flag-Bearer in Patra is Middle-Aged Mother of Three

Mrs. Giota, aged 54, graduated from the 3rd Professional Lyceum of Patra with a grade of 19.5. As is customary, the top student of...

Greek-French Private Schools Open Doors to Refugee Children

At a time when Greek society is divided on the issue concerning the education of refugee children at Greek schools, twelve Greek-French private schools...

Greek Students Trump F1 Championships in Austin

A Greek team of students from Mandoulides Private School snagged the prestigious Bernie Ecclestone trophy after taking top honors in the F1 in Schools...

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