Our exploration of Athens during this fall’s Orientation Week concluded with the ‘Greek Key: Unlocking Athens’ and ‘Greek Language’ cornerstone courses’ excursion to the brand new Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center.
Starting with an early morning… More
In Greece, summer continues well into September and the islands remains warm and welcoming. The students of Greek Art: The Present, fresh off the plane from the US and still recovering from jetlag, were whisked by flying dolphin to the island of Hydra… More
Lan Hếu Phan studied in Athens in the spring of 2019. Instead of traveling at the end of the semester or returning home to an internship or work, Lan stayed in Athens and spent much of her time as a volunteer at the Khora Free Shop. Read on to learn… More
Haley Kost was a student in Athens in spring 2016. After interning as a teaching assistant in English language at a local middle school, Haley returned to Northwestern University to complete her degree in education. Degree in hand, Haley taught for two… More
During her semester at Arcadia Greece, Sitashma Thama set out to explore the Athenian street art scene by interviewing locals in Pagrati--the Arcadia Center neighborhood--and Exarcheia, a vibrant downtown district where graffiti culture becomes a prominent… More