New French Education Minister to Promote Latin and Ancient Greek in Schools

The new French National Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer, 52, said that he wants to promote Latin and Ancient Greek in schools. Speaking to BFM TV on...

Portugal’s Greatest Hellenist Maria Helena Rocha-Pereira Passes Away at 92

Portuguese Hellenist Maria Helena Rocha-Pereira passed away on Sunday at age 92. Pereira was responsible for two monumental anthologies of Greek and Latin classics, under...

Vienna’s Greek Deputy Mayor Asks for the Transfer of Central European University to Austrian...

Vienna's Deputy Mayor Maria Vasilakou asked for the transfer of the Central European University (CEU) from Budapest to Vienna after the Hungarian government decided...

German Junior High School Students Study Ancient Greek

German 8th grade students in 200 high schools can choose to learn Αncient Greek as a third foreign language, after the mandatory English and...

Imvros to Have Greek Kindergarten Open in 2017

Three Greek five-year-olds on the Aegean island of Imvros, or Gökçeada in Turkish, are going to get the chance to go to a Greek...

Greek To Be Taught as Foreign Language in Russian Schools Starting January 1, 2017

According to sources, the Russian Minister of Education, Olga Vasilieva recently signed and approved the Greek language into the curriculum of Russian schools. Starting January...

Greek Doctors Make Breakthrough Discovery in Treating Leukemia

Greek doctors leading a team from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in the UK, outside Cambridge, have made an incredible breakthrough discovery in the...

University of Copenhagen Stops Modern Greek Studies Program after 50 Years

The University of Copenhagen administration has decided to stop the Modern Greek Studies program for graduates and undergraduates after almost 50 years in the...

Nearly Half of EU Secondary Pupils Enrolled in Vocational Education, Mostly Males

  Almost half of the 22 million pupils in the European Union studying at upper secondary level in 2014 were enrolled in vocational education, with...

Terra Ancestrale, a Study of Greeks Living in Italy

"Terra Ancestrale" - "Earth of Pioneers" - a study of Greeks in Italy presented in Rome, focuses on the "modern Greek diaspora in Italy, especially the...