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Georgetown University Hosts Virtual Celebration of 1821 Bicentennial, April 8

WASHINGTON, DC – The Hellenic Society and The Modern Greek Studies Program of Georgetown University on Thursday, April 8, 7:30 PM EDT, hosts a virtual celebration of the Bicentennial of the Greek War of Independence with a presentation on "America and Hellas: A History Forged during the Hellenic Revolution of 1821” by Louis Katsos, President of the East Mediterranean Business Culture Alliance and Chairman of AHEPA’s Hellenic Cultural Commission.

Register online for the event via Zoom: shorturl.at/cnNSU.

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