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President Horner’s Interview with Sunday Kathimerini
Dr Horner says he Aims at Making ACG the Best US Educational Institution in Europe.
Dr David G. Horner’s interview with Katerina Sokou for the “Meal with K” section of Sunday Kathimerini newspaper appeared on January 18, and afforded readers with a profile of The American College of Greece President, his accomplishments at ACG since taking over in 2008, as well as his views on the educational system in Greece.
DEREE Provost Thimios Zaharopoulos Announces New Study Areas in Article in Business Partners
In an article entitled “DEREE educational preparation for a new and rapidly changing world,” which appeared in the November-December 2014 issue of Business Partners – the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce’s publication – DEREE Provost Dr Thimios Zaharopoulos describes new programs to be offered at DEREE to ensure that students continue to thrive in an ever-changing world, where “globalization and digital technology have brought about change at a breathtaking speed.”
FRN Lecture Features Former Head of US Higher Education Dr Martha Kanter and ACG President David G. Horner
Former US Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter, a Distinguished Visiting professor of Higher Education at New York University, gave a lecture on “Deepening Geopolitical Partnerships through Higher Education,” as part of the Faculty Resource Network (FRN) Seminar hosted at The American College of Greece for the second consecutive winter.
Renowned psychotherapist & Cornell professor Dr Frank Yeomans to Lecture and Hold workshop at DEREE-ACG
The first workshop on Transference-Focused Psychotherapy in Greece
The School of Graduate and Professional Education of DEREE – The American College of Greece will host an engaging workshop for professionals in the field of psychology, featuring the renowned psychotherapist Dr Frank Yeomans.
PIERCE Founders’ Day
PIERCE – The American College of Greece’s Founders’ Day was celebrated November 13-15 in Istanbul, Turkey, and was widely attended by students from PIERCE and five other schools from four different countries who share common values and history.
Congratulations PIERCE Pole Team!
Congratulations to PIERCE’s Pole Position Team, which clinched first place at the knockout speed race of the FI World Championships for Schools, which took place in Abu Dhabi, UAE at the end of last year. In the driver’s seat for the knockout speed race was Konstantinos Chondrogiannis.
PIERCE Students Win first place at “Crazy Business Ideas” National Championships with m-Health Kit
Congratulations to PIERCE Students from the B’ Lyceum and members of the Junior Achievement Team, Dimitra Vergou and Zakinos Taraboulous who won first place at the Crazy Business Ideas competition with their innovative idea m-Health Kit.
PIERCE Swim team Triumph
PIERCE Basketball students also make basketball dream come true
Kudos to six PIERCE students who are on swimming scholarships and won 15 medals (8 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze) at the 22nd Christmas Cup that took place in Patra 12-14 December. The swimmers, who are also part of the DEREE College Athletic Club (DCAC), made impressive times, some even breaking their own personal records.
Classical Music Performances at ACG
The concert series “Piano at its forte” continues for the third consecutive year, this time at The American College of Greece.