|News and Upcoming Events|
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November 18th, 2013 - The last week and a half were a great week for Hellenic Studies. We had our successful Exploring Hellenism event with Maria Hnaraki, the screening of the powerful documentary, Smyrna: Destruction of a Cosmopolitan City with Director Maria Iliou and Haverford's Alexander Kitroeff and a Classical Humanities lecture with Temple's Austin Rooney. Our sincerest thanks to all of our distinguished guests!
November 8th, 2013 - The monthly meeting of the Friends of Hellenic Studies, originally scheduled for 7:30 on November 11th will now take place after a special screening of the film Smyrna: Destruction of a Cosmopolitan City, 1900-1922. We are thrilled to have the film director, Maria Iliou and Haverford College's Alexander Kitroeff.
After the meeting on the 11th, the Friends will meet once more on December 16th at 7:30pm in Campus Meeting Room 1.
October 30th, 2013 - Drexel University's Maria Hnaraki, an ethnomusicologist from Crete, who will be our guest-speaker at the November 9th Exploring Hellenism: Crete event, has just released her second book: Sing In Me Muse, and Through Me Tell The Story: Greek Culture Performed.
Tickets are still available for the November 9th event, Exploring Hellenism: Crete. Please contact us at email@example.com to purchase tickets.
October 29th, 2013 - The Classical Humanities Society of South Jersey is pleased to announce the next lecture in the 2013-14 season. Austin Rooney of Temple University will be with us on November 16th from 12-2pm, in F-111. For more information, please click here.
October 2nd, 2013 - We are very happy to have Dr. Ippokratis Kantzios of the University of South Florida visiting us this weekend. The one-time Stockton professor and past-President of the Classical Humanities Society, he will be giving a free lecture entitled Imagining Images: Anacreontea 16 and 17. The talk will be on Friday, October 4th at 2pm, in K-101. For more information, please contact Professor Katherine Panagakos at firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 29th, 2013 - There are some updates to the site this week. You can see the faculty profiles here.
September 28th, 2013 - This Friday night's reception after the opening lecture is open to all. If you would like to attend the Saturday lectures and lunch (also free), please contact us at 609-652-4433 or email@example.com.
September 20th, 2013 - The ICHS upcoming symposium, Constantine: Imperial Faith and Policy, will begin with a special opening lecture will be held in honor of Rev. Dr. Demetrios J Constantelos on Friday, October 4th at 7pm. A reception with refreshments will follow. Admission to the symposium is free.
September 19th, 2013 - The ICHS will be hosting a reception for students and faculty today. The information is here.
September 16th, 2013 - The next meeting of the Friends of Hellenic Studies will be tonight in Campus Meeting Room 1 at 7:30.
August 15th, 2013 - Ancient and Modern Greek classes will be held in C-09 and C-11, as B-wing has been temporarily closed.
August 10th, 2013 - The recently-released issue of the Hellenic Voice in now available online. If you would prefer to receive the 2014 issue as a hard copy, please contact us. The issue is always free, even for non-members.
August 6th, 2013 - The next meeting of the Friends of Hellenic Studies will be August 12th in Campus Meeting Room 1.
July 9th, 2013 - The ICHS will be celebrating its 10th anniversary with a special symposium commemorating the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan, which made Christianity legal in the Roman Empire. More information can be found here.
July 8th, 2013 - There will be a focus group for the Constantelos Hellenic Center/Reading Room from 6pm to 8pm. Dinner will be served.
Following the session will be an abbreviated Friends meeting to discuss current/new business from 8-9.
July 1st, 2013 - There will be no Summer Modern Greek this week due to the Independence Day holiday.
June 13th, 2013 - The 2013 issue of the Hellenic Voice is out! If you'd like to receive a copy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The online issue will be available soon.
June 9th, 2013 - The ICHS will be hosting an international symposium marking the 1700th aniversary of the Edict of Milan. More information can be found here.
June 4th, 2013 - The Friends of Hellenic Studies will be holding their next meeting on June 10th. More information here.
Also, the 2013 edition of The Hellenic Voice is hitting the post in the coming days. While a copy will be available here online, if you'd like to receive a hard copy, please contact us to be added to our mailing list.
One of the highlights of the issue is an article detailing the Fall Fundraiser of the Friends of Hellenic Studies, Exploring Hellenism: Crete.
May 31st, 2013 - The Summer Latin and Greek programs are underway, and still open for anyone interested in brushing up on Latin and/or Ancient/Modern Greek. More information can be found here.
April 28th, 2013- The final lecture of the CHSSJ's 40th season was a great success, with over 30 people in attendance, including one supporter who attended the very first lecture in 1973!