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The Greek Community of Melbourne is hosting an online lecture by Dr Antonios Meimaris on 9 July

It turns out gambling may have been at the forefront of people’s minds from the beginning of humankind, with examples from ancient stories such as Zeus, Poseidon and Hades splitting …

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Need for volunteer tutors for new arrivals is growing, says AMEP

The need for English tutors for migrants is growing in the North West region of Melbourne says the Melbourne AMEP (Adults Migrant English Program), particularly in with the advent of …

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Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis invites young Greek learners to visit Greece in the summer of 2021

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis invited young learners of the Greek language from around the world to visit Greece in the summer of 2021 during a special teleconference on Monday …

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Girls score the same as boys in math and science, but higher in arts

Last month, the Australian Academy of Science published a report showing the COVID-19 pandemic would disproportionately affect women in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) disciplines. The report noted …

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Top academics to lead online talk on how Greece can improve its image

Questions on how can Greece reverse the negative image of recent years and what methods can Public Diplomacy Talks (PDT) use to enhance that image will be addressed in online …

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La Trobe University seeks support to offset student losses

La Trobe University is just one of seven universities currently negotiating with banks after experiencing their COVID-19 student numbers plummet. For the Greek community, the news is particularly important as …

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Greek diaspora schools to test a new language learning platform by General Secretariat of Greeks Abroad

Too often, language materials for young Greek language learners abroad, are designed for younger learners and are simplistic for the maturity levels of the students. The workbooks appear dated and …

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Study in Greece: Greece could become the new destination for studies

As Greece gradually adapts to normalcy following the COVID-19 pandemic and as other countries, like Australia, begin to cut themselves off, it is hoped that the birthplace of education may …

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Exploring identities Greek migrant youth perspectives are sought for PhD research project

A collaborative research project is investigating how Greek migrant young adults living in Melbourne use new media to navigate their identity in both their birthplace and adopted country, and the …

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Teach your kids Greek… digitally

Schools and universities around the world are closing down due to the coronavirus pandemic as governments look at ways to spread the disease. But there’s no need for parents to …