Establishment of Peter J. and Caroline B. Caloyeras Endowment for the Arts at UCLA

The UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture announces the establishment of the Peter J. and Caroline B. Caloyeras Endowment for the Arts. The Caloyeras endowment will support the presentation of fine and performing arts related to Greece, from the ancient period through the modern day. Funds from the endowment will bring…

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Establishment of the Vlahakis-Hanks Undergraduate Scholarship

We are thrilled to announce the establishment of the Vlahakis-Hanks Undergraduate Scholarship, which will be awarded to students who demonstrate leadership in Hellenic causes, environmental issues, or community empowerment. Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, UCLA ’00, is the President and CEO of Earth Friendly Products, maker of ECOS laundry detergent and over 200 other environmentally friendly cleaners made…

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Lecturer in Modern Greek Language and Culture

We are delighted to announce that Simos Zenios will be joining the UCLA faculty in Fall 2018 as Lecturer in Modern Greek Language and Culture. Simos Zenios is currently finishing his Ph.D. in Comparative Literature at Harvard University. He moved from his home country of Cyprus to Greece in order to study Greek Philology at…

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