Education

Life

Cultural diversity at Coburg Library

As part of Cultural Diversity Week the City of Moreland and in particular the highly popular Coburg Library hosted a series of events celebrating the many cultural and faith-based backgrounds …

Life

Treasure trove of data from Greek-Canadian immigrant experience presented in Australia

Interesting insights into the migrant experience in Canada will be offered by Associate Professor Panayotis Pappas from Simon Fraser University in Canada during a lecture at the Ithacan Philanthropic Society …

Life

Another sister school relationship between Greece and Australia

Connections were forged and buildings were built between Lemnos and Dandenong during a successful Skype session between the Mudros Junior High School Lemnos and the Greek Orthodox Community of Dandenong …

Life

Watch rare footage of charismatic statesman Eleftherios Venizelos speaking in English

A historic video featuring Greek leader Eleftherios Venizelos has emerged from the University of South Carolina’s Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) that preserves films and videos produced outside the American feature …

Life

New distance training program for teaching Greek as a second language

The Centre for the Greek Language has announced its latest distance training program for teachers in Greece and abroad, named Routes in Teaching Greek as a Second/Foreign Language. The course, …

Life

Melissa Afentoulis presents talk on migration from Lemnos to Australia

Melissa Afentoulis will a present a lecture about the migration from Lemnos to Australia, on Thursday 4 April, at the Ithacan Philanthropic Society, as part of the Greek History and …

Life

Tales of a Kastellorizian great grandmother’s exotic garments

As a young Greek-Irish boy raised in Melbourne, Geoffrey Conaghan was fascinated by tales of his great grandmother Amirisa Hatziagapitou Askitis. Photos of her as a black-clad yiayia in Australia …

Life

Professor Nick Doumanis explores ‘Nation, diaspora and Rhomiosyne’

Associate Professor Nick Doumanis will present a lecture about the history of modern Greeks, at the Greek Centre, on Thursday 28 March 2019, as part of the Greek History and …

Dialogue

Bullying? It happens – but #notthisgirl

Unicorns, rainbows, giggles – life as a little girl starts out happy and fun. Each school day brings the excitement of spending time with our friends. We tell each other …

Dialogue

To meat or not to meat?

More and more Greek Australians are choosing a cruelty-free lifestyle, abstaining not only from eating meat but all animal products. Paul Collaros has taken his ideology one step further by …