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SJU “Modern Greek Language and Hellenic Studies” , 2019

St. John’s College & Tobin School of Business, SPRING 2019 GREECE, March 2-10, 2019

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 – Welcome to Athens!

In Nikos Mouyiaris’ Memory
From a Thank You Note of a Cypriot American Student

“…If I had to choose one thing that meant the most to me and stuck with me through this trip was the friendships that developed throughout our time in Greece. I went from being extremely shy and having very few conversations with anyone on day one of the trip to having 12 close friends I now consider family! The bond we created with each other will last far beyond the scope of our 10 days together in Greece. These friendships will last a life time because we all share amazing memories together of our time in Greece…
..Our trip to Greece has positively impacted my life by helping me get closer to my culture and learn to open up to more people..
..Nikos Mouyiaris’ name and memory will forever be associated with one of, if not, the best week of my life.”

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Tobin & St. John’s College Spring 2017 Greece Program

Through the generosity of St. John’s alumnus Nikos Mouyiaris (’68), the Department of Language and Literatures in St. John’s College and the Department of Management in the Tobin College of Business offered in May 2017  this cross-disciplinary program in Modern Greek and Hellenic Studies, with a focus on Greek language, culture and international management!
Our trip was organized by Aristotle Travel!

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Trip to Cuba

January 2004

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew made a five-day visit to Cuba in January 2004, consecrating the new St. Nicholas Cathedral given to the Greek Orthodox Church by President Fidel Castro, who presented the key of the Cathedral to His All Holiness (more)

Photos by Nancy Biska

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Canada: Visiting the Greek Canadian Community