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Translation & Interpretation students participate in European Union terminology project

15 June 2015, 12:00 am
In May 2015 a new collaboration began between the Master of Arts in Translation & Master of Arts in Conference Interpreting and the Terminology Coordination Unit – TermCord of the European Parliament. Students of both graduate programs are participating in TermCood's terminology project to enrich IATE's database (InterActive Terminology for…

Linguistics faculty and students invited to participate in Council of Europe Project

2 June 2015, 12:00 am
The Linguistics Department of the Hellenic American University has been invited by the Language Policy Unit of the Council of Europe to participate in a study related to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: learning, teaching, assessment (CEFR). The study, which began in March 2015, involves further development…

Book presentation: the Athens of Kostas Biris and Constantinos Doxiadis

25 May 2015, 12:00 am
The Hellenic American College and the Hellenic American Union, in cooperation with Melissa Publishing House, hosted the presentation of two new publications about the life and work of two of the most influential Greek architects, Kostas Biris and Apostolos Doxiadis. During the event, which took place on May 13 2015,…

The College community mourns the passing of Dr. Christopher Candlin

18 May 2015, 12:00 am
To our great sadness we have learned of the death on May 10th of Dr. Christopher Candlin, Senior Research Professor Emeritus at Macquarie University and Visiting Professor at Hellenic American University. An extraordinary scholar, gifted teacher and beloved mentor, Professor Candlin was, together with Dr. Basil Hatim, one of the…

Students, faculty and staff run to raise money for SOS Children’s Villages

14 May 2015, 12:00 am
  Hellenic American University faculty, staff and students took part in the recent Athens Half-Marathon on May 3, 2015 to raise money for the SOS Children's Villages. Here's Marina Tsakona and George Matzidis' account of the event: Life today seems to be a constant race. For most of us, our…