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AHI Foundation Names New President

The AHI Foundation, or the American Hellenic Initiative Foundation, has announced that Leon Andris will now head up the foundation as its new president. Andris, a member of AHIF since 1974, began his tenure on New Year's Day. He succeeds...

The Greek Food Trucks Taking Over the Streets of New York

Any visitor to New York City has probably noticed the many food trucks offering inexpensive, tasty fare to New Yorkers looking for a quick bite on their lunch breaks or while exploring the city. While these food trucks offer tasty...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation to Collaborate with Lincoln Center on “Agora”

On Thursday, the Stavros Niarchos Cultural Foundation (SNF) and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced their collaboration to rework the outdoor public space on the grounds of the cultural center in New York City. Using funds from the...

Greek American Singer Zoe Behrakis Releases Second Single

After making her breakthrough singing debut with the song "Grace" in April, up-and-coming Greek American singer Zoe Behrakis has released her second single, "Echo." Originally from Boston, Massachussets, the talented singer now works in Nashville, Tennessee, a city full of...

More American Students Choose Greece as Study Destination

More and more American students are now choosing to pursue academic opportunities in Greece, according to the "Open Doors 2020" survey, which was recently released by the Institute of International Education. While Greece has always been a popular destination for...

Early Studies Show Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine 90% Effective

Early studies show that the coronavirus vaccine developed by US pharmaceutical company Pfizer, in collaboration with German company BioNTech, is 90% effective in protecting against the virus, according to data released on Monday. This marks a monumental stride in controlling...

Hollywood Stars Talk Greece (And Speak Greek!)

There was an overwhelming Greek presence at the 76th Golden Globe Awards  as the stars made their way down the red carpet. And we are not just talking about the Greeks who were nominated this year, such as Yorgo Lanthimos...

Legendary Nikos “Nick” Galis Enshrined in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame

On Saturday it was announced that the legendary basketball player Nikos “Nick” Galis will be enshrined in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. The basketball great is being honored for his accomplishment in being "the all-time leading scorer while playing...

Nia Vardalos Promotes New Project on Panel at 2016 Television Critics Association Summer Tour

Nia Vardalos isn't letting the box office disappointment of My Big, Fat Greek Wedding 2 get her down. The actress attended a panel discussion at the Beverly Hills Hotel for her new EPIX comedy Graves, as the panel was part...