The application for the 2020 YES Program is open.
The YES Program - Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Program is organized by the Department of Administrative Science and Technology of the Athens University of Economics and Business.
Learn more on how to apply at:
Applications Deadline is June 10, 2020
U.S. EMBASSY ATHENS is partnering with the Digital Communication Network Southeast Europe Hub to hold a virtual discussion on public health communication and digital resilience during a global pandemic. Dan Rutz, former Associate Director of Communication Science at CDC and former CNN senior medical correspondent, will discuss communication, international cooperation, and disinformation in the midst of a global health crisis with communications professionals, students, and thought leaders.
This webinar will include an interactive discussion between the U.S. expert and participants to explore best practices in crisis management communications and responsible reporting.
Date: Tuesday April 21, 2020 at 5:00 PM
You can join the event here: https://
Do you have a bit of extra time on your hands? Do you like American history? Then join us Thursday, April 16 at 4:30 p.m. local time in Athens for what is sure to be an interesting conversation in the first of the U.S. Department of State’s new American Studies Discussion Series.
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.
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.”
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.
t the Bravo Sustainable Dialogue and Awards 2019 ceremony, that took place at the Athens Concert Hall, Xanthi Techlab of the Cultural Center of Xanthi was granted an award in the category Bravo Society as a "Youth Cooperation and Empowerment Structure". With the full support of the US Embassy and continuing its innovative activities last year, Xanthi Techlab carried out more than 200 educational robotics activities, innovation and youth entrepreneurship activities. In this way participated in the social dialogue on sustainable development this year proving its contribution to the local ecosystem. The award was received by Xanthi TechLab manager Dimitris Giannakoudis.