BOSTON - The Inaugural 2018 Heritage America Boston Program, sponsored by the National Hellenic Society, hosted 6 accomplished Greek-American students from across the country on August 11th in Boston, MA for an Athens of America Tour.
This unique and proprietary program reconnects high school-aged Greek-American students with their roots, heritage, culture, and Hellenic identity through the prism of the American experience. Throughout the day, students met with prominent Greek-Americans; toured the Greek and Roman Art Wing of the Museum of Fine Arts; learned about the Greek revival influence and the impact of the first Greek's in Boston. Students were led in discussion by Professor Emeritus, Emmanuel "Manny" Paraschos, of Emerson College and accompanied by Heritage Greece Alums Elena Jacobson and Dimitria Yeannakopoulos.
PLEASE VISIT OUR AFFILIATES & PARTNERS
American College of Greece
American Hellenic Institute
American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Hellenic American Bankers Association
Hellenic American Women’s Council
Modern Greek Studies Association
National Hellenic Museum
Stavros Niarchos Foundation
National Hellenic Society
85 S. Bragg Street, Suite 201
Alexandria, VA 22312
Office: (703) 256-3180
The National Hellenic Society is incorporated in the State of Delaware as a non-stock non-profit corporation. The Society is an approved tax-exempt organization under IRS Code Section 501(c)(3) and under applicable District of Columbia law and regulations.
© COPYRIGHT 2019 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
HEADER PHOTOGRAPHY PHOTO BY CONSTANTINE SKENDERIS