Johns Hopkins Hosts Inaugural Brzezinski Initiative Lecture on the US in a Post-Pandemic World

ATHENS — The first installment in the new Brzezinski Initiative Annual Lecture series from Johns Hopkins University will welcome former U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta on April 28.

Secretary Panetta will join in conversation with Eliot A. Cohen, dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), which will host the event, The More Subtle Dimensions of National Power—The U.S. in a Post-Pandemic World.

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) provides support for the Brzezinski Initiative Annual Lecture, named for diplomat and SAIS American Foreign Policy professor Zbigniew Brzezinski. Support for the series builds on past SNF grants to SAIS programs aiming to help spark productive discussion and study of international relations.


ATHENS, Greece  — The world is not doing enough to protect coral reefs, the United Nations’ special envoy for the ocean said Tuesday in defense of the marine ecosystems that protect biodiversity, sustain underwater life and produce some of the oxygen we breathe.

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NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


9 Are Facing Charges in What Police in Canada Say is the Biggest Gold Theft in the Country’s History

TORONTO (AP) — Police said nine people are facing charges in what authorities are calling the biggest gold theft in Canadian history from Toronto’s Pearson International airport a year ago.

ATHENS – The top golf tournament for the maritime community, the Greek Maritime Golf Event, returns for its 10th anniversary, renewing its annual meeting with the Greek and global maritime industry on September 5-8 at Costa Navarino in Messinia.

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY – Ambassador of Greece to the United States Ekaterini Nassika visited the offices of The National Herald on April 15.

FLUSHING, NY – AHEPA District 6 hosted Greek Heritage Day on April 13 at Citi Field, the home of the New York Mets.

LONDON (AP) — Power struggles, intriguing matchups and fond farewells.

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