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Record Turnout at Macquarie University for the Award Ceremony of the Certificates of Attainment in the Greek Language

Record Turnout at Macquarie University for the Award Ceremony of the Certificates of Attainment in the Greek Language

There was an impressive turnout at the Award Ceremony of the Certificates of Attainment in the Greek Language 2023 that took place at Macquarie University’s Arts Precinct on Friday, February 2, 2024. The event was held as part of the celebration of the International Day of Greek Language 2024, making it an even more special […]

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International conference for the Greek language among the organisers is Macquarie University

Online international conference

The online international conference was held from January 26 to 28 with record participation. The conference was co-organized by institutions from three continents, showcasing a diverse collaboration that contributed to its success, the Greek Language Institute of the Centre for Research and Innovation “TIMENOS” of the University of Western Macedonia in Greece, the Education Office

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International conference for the Greek language among the organisers is Macquarie University

Τριήμερο διεθνές συνέδριο για την ελληνική γλώσσα- Συμμετέχει το Πανεπιστήμιο Macquarie από την Αυστραλία

Dr. Patricia Koromvokis interview to SBS Greek and to Themis Kallos on the 2nd online conference on “Modern practices in the teaching of Greek as a second or foreign language.” The conference will take place online on January 27 and 28, 2024, to coincide with the celebration of World Greek Language Day. It is under

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Οι σύγχρονες διαστάσεις της διαχρονικής διασπορικής ελληνομάθειας: διάδοση ή διάσωση της ελληνικής γλώσσας;

Η δύση του 2023 μας βρήκε αντιμέτωπους με μια πρόκληση. Η λέξη ‘πρόκληση’ σημαίνει κάθε τι που παρουσιάζει δυσκολίες, αλλά και ενδιαφέρον, και απαιτεί ικανότητες για την επίλυση ή επίτευξή του, είναι η ώθηση σε μια ενέργεια, σύμφωνα με Το Χρηστικό Λεξικό της Νεοελληνικής Γλώσσας της Ακαδημίας Αθηνών. Πιστεύω ότι δεν υπάρχει ακαδημαϊκή πορεία, αλλά

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The contemporary dimensions of the diachronic Greek Studies in the diaspora

We faced a challenge approaching the end of 2023. The term ‘challenge,’ as defined by the Greek dictionary “Το Χρηστικό Λεξικό της Νεοελληνικής Γλώσσας” of the Academy of Athens, encompasses not only difficulties, but also elements of interest, demanding skills to overcome or achieve. A challenge serves as the impetus for action. I firmly believe

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Dr Patricia Koromvokis

Dr Patricia Koromvokis has been shortlisted in the Greek International Women Awards (GIWA)

Dr Patricia Koromvokis, Lecturer in the Modern Greek Studies Program at Macquarie University, has been shortlisted (a finalist) in the Greek International Women Awards (GIWA) in the category of Education and Psychology globally. The shortlisting reflects Dr Koromvokis’ significant contributions towards linking Greek Studies outside of Greece within international collaborations and building a dynamic and

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Macquarie University is the biggest examination centre in Australia for the Greek Language Exams

Macquarie University is the biggest examination centre in Australia for the Greek Language Exams

The exams for the Certificate of Attainment in Greek language were successfully completed at Macquarie University on 23 – 24 – 25 May. The first day of the examinations was reserved for the levels A1 – A2, with B1 – C2 proficiency levels taking place the following two days. Almost 100 candidates sat for the

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Fruitful meetings with executives take place at Macquarie University

Fruitful meetings with executives take place at Macquarie University

Fruitful meetings took place at Macquarie University with leading professors and executives, Professor Chris Dixon, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Dr Neil Durrant, Executive Director Faculty of Arts, Professor Hsu-Ming Teo, Head of the Department of MCCALL, Dr Jane Hanley, Discipline Chair Languages and Cultures and Dr Patricia Koromvokis, Lecturer in Modern Greek

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Languages and Cultures Student Prize-giving Ceremony

On Wednesday 3rd of May 2023, Languages and Cultures Student Prize-giving Ceremony took place at the Arts Precinct Function Centre of Macquarie University. Maria Tsakonas, student of Modern Greek Intermediate, and Zina Gabrielle Fotakis, student of Modern Greek Advanced were the recipients of the AHEPA NSW Prizes ($500 each), which were kindly contributed by the

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