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7th International Summer University ‘Greek Language, Culture and Mass Media’- A strong event with an international impact

7th International Summer University ‘Greek Language, Culture and Mass Media’- A strong event with an international impact

Με τη συμμετοχή Πρυτάνεων και πανεπιστημιακών Καθηγητών, αλλά και εκπροσώπων του Τύπου από την Ελλάδα, την Κύπρο, την Αμερική και την Αυστραλία, πραγματοποιήθηκε η διαδικτυακή, επίσημη παρουσίαση του 7ου Διεθνούς Θερινού Πανεπιστημίου «Ελληνική Γλώσσα, Πολιτισμός και ΜΜΕ» που οργανώνει το Εργαστήριο Μελέτης Κοινωνικών Θεμάτων, ΜΜΕ και Εκπαίδευσης του Παιδαγωγικού Τμήματος Νηπιαγωγών της Σχολής Επιστημών Αγωγής …

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Ellinomatheia, the preservation of the Greek language pyramid

Ellinomatheia, the preservation of the Greek language pyramid

The Greek language, the civilization, the one expressed in Greek, the texts that are written in Greek are all those with which the whole civilized world (re)cognizes and distinguishes the Greek people. This is our heritage that is of timeless value. Therefore, the knowledge and usage of the Greek language is the most powerful, most …

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Greek studies can take you places

‘Greek studies can take you places’

Macquarie University students and graduates shared their ‘pathway stories in careers through Greek language’. Participants from Australia and Greece shared first-hand accounts of Greek language learning and benefits experienced, in an online conversation co-organised by the Macquarie University Greek Studies Program and the University’s Greek Association (MUGA). Titled ‘Pathway stories in careers through Greek language’ …

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Macquarie Uni Greek Program students explain how the language changed their lives

Why do people pursue Greek studies and what is the practical application of the language in someone’s career and personal life? In what ways can the Greek language broaden someone’s perspective and why is it important for the community to work collaboratively towards preserving the teaching of the language and tradition in the Antipodes? These …

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Free Greek lessons to improve quality of life for our aged care seniors

Free Greek lessons to improve quality of life for our aged care seniors

Interim findings of the Royal Commission into Aged Care and Safety have reported that Australian aged care services have not been meeting the needs of culturally and linguistically diverse residents. This lack of cultural awareness is surprising given the prevalence of diverse cultures in our aged care facilities.  In 2016, more than one-third of Australians …

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TGH Exclusive: Patricia Koromvokis appointed as new Modern Greek Studies lecturer for Macquarie University

TGH Exclusive: Patricia Koromvokis appointed as new Modern Greek Studies lecturer
for Macquarie University

In light of the need for new financial support for the continuation of the Modern Greek Program at Macquarie University, The Greek Herald spoke with the newly appointed Lecturer of Modern Greek Studies, Dr Patricia Koromvokis, who succeeded the Head of the Program, Dr Elizabeth Kefallinos after decades. Dr Koromvokis discussed her academic goals for the Modern …

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