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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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Lalor North Primary School’s Greek bilingual program helps kids learn better English too

There’s the faint smell of orange peel, spanakopita and sharpened pencils during lunch break at the Greek prep classroom of Lalor North Primary School (LNPS), and a babel of languages …

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Educational book series and resources for Greek kids launches in Melbourne school

Over 130 educators, school representatives and members of the Melbourne Greek community attended the launch of Anna Stories an educational book series, which was written and illustrated by Niki Farfara-Pashos and Ourania …

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Teachers launch new 24 book series for Greek language learning in Australia

New and exciting educational material was launched at Alphington Grammar on Sunday for teaching and learning the Modern Greek language. The material, conceptualised and developed by three teachers, Ourania Papageorgiou, …

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International Cavafy Summer School 2020: “Cavafy Mediated”

In summer 2020, the International Cavafy Summer School will once more bring together prominent academics, scholars, and young researchers of the work of C. P. Cavafy, one of Modern Greece’s …

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Greek public university offers Bachelor of Arts in English language

The Bachelor of Arts program at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is offering a BA in Archaeology, History and Literature of Ancient Greece in the English language. It …

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CENSUS, a listing for Modern Greek writers and translators

CENSUS is a vast and very useful bibliography of English translations of, and English-language studies on, literary works in Modern Greek. It was originally compiled by Professor Dia Philippides of …

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Greece invites non-Greek nationals to apply for language and culture scholarships

The State Scholarships Foundation (Ι.Κ.Υ.) announces that it will offer up to fifty scholarships to foreign nationals (non-Greek Nationals or non-Greek Nationals of Greek descent) from countries worldwide, in order …

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Shrine Honours Lemnos with tree and plaque dedication – and Melbourne’s Shrine guard to go to Lemnos

This week saw a dedicated crowd gathered on a beautiful summer’s day at Melbourne’s Shrine of Remembrance gardens to witness the formal dedication of a tree and the unveiling of …

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Study in Greece programme allows students abroad to immerse themselves in Hellenic language and culture

Study in Greece has issued its 2019-2020 Study Abroad catalogue, offering international students the opportunity to follow a short-term study programme while living in a Greek city, studying together with …