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Musings on My Semester in Athens

Destini Price is a Project Editor at the Publications Office of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, located… More

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Musings on My Semester in Athens

Petros Santamouris November 25, 2017

Destini Price is a Project Editor at the Publications Office of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, located in Princeton, New Jersey. She was a student at the Arcadia Center during the spring 2010 semester. Upon completing her BA in Classics… More

Our Little Barnabas Square

Jan Sanders October 18, 2017

Pagrati, the Athenian neighborhood where the Athens Center is located, is full of important people. Our Center is on the street of Embedokles, a well-known (if you lived in the 5th century b.c.e.) Pythagorean philosopher. I live on the corner of the street… More

Athens Carnival 2017

Joanna Simos February 14, 2017

Apokries, the Carnival season has begun and culminates with kite flying, music and Sarakostiana flavours on Monday the 27th February. Join any of the musical strolls, parade in costume in downtown Athens, and enjoy the celebrations: Wednesday 15 February Syntagma… More

Athens Apps: Our Top 10

Joanna Simos July 21, 2016

Weaving your way through colorful, busy Athens can seem a challenge at first. Although you will become accustomed to navigating the city in no time, we have created this list to make things a little easier. Wifi is available at most cafe and restaurants… More

International Heritage: an Athenian

Joanna Simos June 30, 2016

This has been an exciting week at the arcadia center as we welcomed  Hillis, our junior intern, to the team. A native of Athens, Hillis tells us what it is like to be a multicultural Athenian.  I’ve lived in Greece for nearly all of my life, but I don… More

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