Ed Min Baxevanakis: Sit-ins by a Small Group of Students Should No Longer Be...

The Deputy Education Minister, Dimitris Baxevanakis, has taken to criticizing the efforts of students who occupy themselves with sit-ins in protest against various issues. On...

Greek PM: Coexistence of Christians and Muslims Always Productive

The coexistence of Christians and Muslims in Thrace has been and will "always remain productive," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in Komotini on Friday. The Greek...

European Commission Report Slams Education in Greece

Education in Greece is on a downhill slope and Greek students fare worse than the EU average, says the European Commission "Education and Training...

Deputy Education Minister: There Should be Many Mosques in Greece for Refugees

Deputy Education Minister Kostas Zouraris said that there should be more mosques built for refugees who will stay in Greece. Zouraris, a native of Thessaloniki,...

Institutions Present Draft Agreement to Athens as Negotiations Continue

On Sunday representatives of Greece's creditors presented the government with a draft agreement for completing the second review. According to a Greek finance ministry official,...

Global University Rankings Show Greek Students Lack Entrepreneurship

A global study of 122,000 university students of 1,000 universities in 50 countries, showed that Greek students are lacking in entrepreneurship while also abandoning...

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...

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