This year’s Super Bowl night held a surprise for all those who love the Greek language and its rich vocabulary.
A TV commercial for the New York Life Insurance during the Super Bowl featured the different meaning of each one of the four main words that describe the idea of ”love” in the Greek language.
The moving advertisement explained the meaning of ”philia,” ”storge,” ”eros,” and ”agape;” four ancient Greek words still in use by Greek speakers, which describe the different forms human love can take.
The United States is a place full of stories of immigrants who succeeded and conquered the world despite every obstacle life could throw at them.
The story of ”Mama Jo” is another one of these inspiring tales, in which people, driven by an unquenchable desire to get ahead, manage not only to succeed by years of hard work but to carve out their own little empire.
Joanna Despas, a Greek immigrant who came to the United States in the late 1960s, is now among the most recognizable and beloved figures in the important street food scene in New York City.
Legendary Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas, who passed away recently at the age of 103, actively supported the United States’ aid efforts for Greece in the midst of the catastrophic Civil War in the late 1940s.
Τwo U.S. Experts – Ms. Karen Popkin, M.A., L.C.A.T, MT-BC, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Coordinator of the program Creative Arts and Movement Therapies, and Dr. Jennifer Brown Urban, Ph.D., Professor at Montclair State University, Department of Human Development will participate at the 2020 PAMEMMAZI Forum entitled "Integrative Approaches on Cancer Care: Evidence and Strategies" that aims to demonstrate the importance of palliative care in the context of integrative, holistic care, the role of programs that complements this care, and the research findings that support this approach. The Forum addresses health professionals, doctors, nurses, social workers and psychologists, as well as students in these fields, and the broader public.”
If you are a student aged 16-18 and live in Patras, Agrinio, Pyrgos, Nafpaktos, Messologi or in the wider area of Aitoloakarnania, you can apply for the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute scholarship (http://bftf.org)
Corn Studio is a Greek creative office that, on occasion of the launch of Netflix in Greece, was chosen to design a large number of film and series titles adapted for Greece.
Its story begins in 2012, when Vasia Kalozoumi, Dimos Stathis and Andreas Xenoulis, with common points of reference, their love for design and visual communication in general, decide to create their own independent creative office. Their collaboration with Netflix has placed them at the center of developments and provides them with the necessary momentum for new projects.
The Street Dance Festival Battle Of The Best Celebrates its 15th Anniversary! The Festival will take place on Saturday, February 8 at the Theater of the ACS American College of Arts in Chalandri.