The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America and Hellenic American University announce their partnership with a mission to facilitate educational opportunities in the U.S. and Greece.
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on March 22nd, 2023, outlining the common scope that includes the support of a Greek language initiative, Hellas Alive, and the development of study abroad, civic engagement, faculty, and student exchange opportunities. More specifically, the study abroad programs include semester or term options and customized faculty-led programs focused on several aspects of the Greek culture, religion, and heritage.
Hellenic American University is a non-profit institution of Higher Education chartered in the State of New Hampshire by Act of Legislature in 2004 and it is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). It offers academic programs ranging from the Associate’s level to the Ph.D. and is licensed and regulated by the New Hampshire Department of Education, Division of Higher Education, Higher Education Commission. The programs are offered in two locations, in Nashua, New Hampshire, USA and in Greece through Hellenic American College.
As a first step to establish this partnership, Hellenic American University had the privilege to attend and participate in the 46th annual Faith Dance Fellowship (FDF) held by the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of San Francisco of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Professor and Director of the Business Programs Panagiote (Pete) Tsolis was in attendance and delivered a workshop to high school and college students. In collaboration with the university, Archbishop Elpidophoros was pleased to announce the Archdiocese will be offering ten scholarships to members of the Greek American community to study in Athens.
For more information, please contact Hellenic American University at firstname.lastname@example.org and the Greek Education Department of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America at email@example.com (Ms. Athina Filippou)