Anastasia Tsirtsakis

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Greek Orthodox Church seeks to connect and empower the youth

The world has vastly changed in the last 50 years, let alone the past century. The issues that young people are facing and having to navigate today are different to …

News

Bushfires: ‘This crisis will almost certainly set whole species extinctions in motion,’ says environmentalist Natalie Kyriacou

There has been an outpouring of grief in Australia and across the globe as images of the devastation caused by raging bushfires have circulated on social media. As well as …

News

A living nightmare: Greek Australians affected by bushfires tell their stories

Australia is experiencing a devastating period in the nation’s history. Bushfires have been burning for several weeks now, thousands of residents and visitors have had to flee to safety, and …

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Greek Australian Elyssia Koulouris is fast making a name for herself in Hollywood

When I meet with Elyssia Koulouris in Hawthorn, she is one week into her visit from Los Angeles. The 25-year-old is having a well-earned break catching up with loved ones, after …

Life

Blind singer and pianist Paul Kapeleris to take centre stage this Christmas

It’s hard to believe that just six years ago, Paul Kapeleris didn’t consider himself much of a singer. So much so that when he told his mum he would be …

News

The results are in: VCE students breathe a sigh of relief as Year 12 comes to an end

Thursday was likely to be the one weekday morning where Victorian VCE students didn’t reach for the snooze button on their morning alarms, awake early to receive their ATAR results …

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Sydney-siders gasp for air: ‘It really does feel like we are suffocating’

Smoke and air pollution from the dozens of bushfires still burning across New South Wales, have continued to hit record highs in Sydney, with alarmingly low air quality. On Tuesday, …

Features

A voice of reason for millennials amid the noise of social media

Social media has had a significant impact on the fashion industry, altering who has an influence, as well granting round the clock access to consumers. It is the first thing …

News

The new Victorian Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan district explained

With a changing of the guard, new developments are inevitable, and that has certainly been the case since His Eminence Archbishop Makarios stepped foot on Australian shores. In addition to …

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New project seeks Greek carers of loved ones with dementia

As the first generation of Greek Australians age, the prevalence of dementia is on the rise. The National Institute of Dementia Research projects the condition will increase by more than …