Brothers in Arms: Selma, 50 Years Later

- March 12, 2015

SELMA, AL – Presidents Bush and Obama and their wives, Congressman John Lewis and numerous of his legislative colleagues, and various clergy, including Greek Orthodox […]

Gerry Vassilatos Explores Lost Science

- March 7, 2015

As a visionary in the history of science, author and researcher Gerry Vassilatos continues to gain high acclaim in his chosen field of research.

The Americanization of Karagiozis

- February 28, 2015

In the early 1900s, as Greek sojourners first began arriving in large numbers to North America they brought their sense of humor and Karagiosis with them.

LIU Announces Polk Award Winners

- February 24, 2015

TWinners of the George Polk Awards, established in 1949 by Long Island University (LIU) to commemorate a journalist killed in Greece, have been named.

The Greek Mothers of World War II

- February 21, 2015

Little is known about the full spectrum of civilian programs supported by Greek immigrants during World War II. Some accounts do report on the Greek […]

The Rise of the House of Stathopoulos

- February 17, 2015

One of the most enduring fallacies in Greek-American studies is that Hellenic sojourners didn’t bring any traditional crafts to North America.

Selma Portrays Iakovos as Agent of Change

- January 29, 2015

The role that Archbishop Iakovos played in the Civil Rights era, and standing by Martin Luther King in a dramatic match for justice, is portrayed in the Academy Award nominated movie Selma.