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From Perfect Grilled Chicken To Brownies: 17 Essential Recipes Everyone Should Know

Jennifer Segal | Posted 04.22.2017 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

You don’t need to be a gourmet cook with legions of cookbooks to please your friends and family. So long as you have tried and true recipes for the ...

These 5 Recipes Might Be The Secret To Healthy Eating

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 04.07.2017 | Taste

Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the ...

Tips If You're Visiting Greece

Chris Semertzidis | Posted 02.15.2017 | Travel
Chris Semertzidis

1. Learning to Love a Malaka.

Missing James Franco In Oxford

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 01.19.2017 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

"Excavating the Templar Treasure: Re/Searching the Hieros Gamos in Artistic & Critical Practice" was presented at the Contemporary Arts Research Unit ...

"Red Letter Christianity" And The Bible

Shayne Looper | Posted 01.12.2017 | Religion
Shayne Looper

Tony Campolo and Shane Claiborne recently published an op-ed piece in the New York Times titled, "The Evangelicalism of Old White Men Is Dead." They w...

Teaching the Greeks and Critical Thinking - Part 16: The Greek Way, Chapters 4 & 5

Frank Breslin | Posted 11.27.2016 | Education
Frank Breslin

Chapter 4 Contrast the characteristics of Greek and Hebrew writing, and discuss their respective strengths and weaknesses. Greek is clear, brief, ...

Missing James Franco in Trogir

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 11.22.2016 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld TROGIR Chronos lords over St. John Square by way of the splendid sunburst clock, yet this commanding sign of chronological time is balanc...

Hellenic Education Continues Thanks to The Orpheus Luxury Collection

Jim Luce | Posted 09.27.2016 | Impact
Jim Luce

In synchrony with their philosophy of "indulging in the finer things in life for a deep appreciation of humanity and nature," The Orpheus Luxury Colle...

"You Have to Hand It to Him"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 06.21.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Whenever my wife asks me to tidy up the bathroom, I feel like throwing in the towel because I could never get it to look as nice as t...

Greece Has a Deal ... of Sorts

David C. Wittig | Posted 06.02.2016 | World
David C. Wittig

Greece finally passed its long awaited package of reforms, which follows the usual pattern. The Parliament was all too happy to raise taxes and social security contributions, but pension reform and the sale of NPLs is much less clear.

My Big Fat Greek Queer Wedding Wish

Georgia Kolias | Posted 05.23.2016 | Queer Voices
Georgia Kolias

The heterosexual marriage assumption in Greek culture can be suffocating, especially if you grow up realizing that you are Greek and queer.

There Is No Settlement -- Part ?

David C. Wittig | Posted 05.04.2016 | World
David C. Wittig

There was no settlement between the EU and Greece before Greek Easter as promised. I wonder how many more times that headline will appear.

"A Void": Coming to Terms with Genocide, 101 Years Later

Christopher Atamian | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
Christopher Atamian

New Jersey-born oud player Ara Dinkjian travels the world playing Ottoman Armenian music along with a small coterie of like-minded musicians. Raffi W...

No Friend of Honor: Donald Trump and the Politics of Hate

Paola K Amaras | Posted 03.19.2017 | Politics
Paola K Amaras

We need to understand something. This one-time joke has become a menace to society.

Agapé Love: What The Greeks Can Teach This Loveless Generation

Demetra Gregorakis | Posted 03.03.2017 | Women
Demetra Gregorakis

Our loveless generation should take some advice from the Greeks, about what they call an agapé love. So, what is love? I think there is a weird b...

It's No Surprise That Chaos Broke Out In Idomeni

Giovanna Di Benedetto | Posted 03.02.2017 | World
Giovanna Di Benedetto

The entire area is lit up by campfires built out of any accessible scraps, including discarded plastic. Thick, acrid smoke rises up in the air, poisoning both body and soul.

Homemade Greek Yogurt

Yannis Tobas | Posted 02.26.2017 | Taste
Yannis Tobas

Rather than using a whole-milk Greek yogurt making your own yogurt is a better alternative. It won't taste like a sheep's milk yogurt, of course, but it will be thick and rich flavored, two very important elements in Greek cooking.

Pilgrimage and Awe for the Ordinary

Chris Bingley | Posted 01.13.2017 | Religion
Chris Bingley

It is difficult in particular to treat Greek religion as comparable to modern religious communities. Yet we should not discount Pausanias' own fascination with what he observes.

Napa Valley's Hidden Gems: Food, Ambiance, and Architecture

David Code | Posted 12.18.2016 | Travel
David Code

For many people, Napa=Wine. But for us, Napa=food, ambiance, and architecture. You have a lot to look forward to when you visit.

Astoria Characters: The Woman With the World at Her Fingertips

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 10.12.2016 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

She's traveled all over the world, but today, and nearly every day, the longest journey that Anastasia Damianeas will take is from her home to her office.

Greece: Caught Between an Economic Rock and a Political Hard Place

Michael G. Jacobides | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
Michael G. Jacobides

Yesterday's elections gave Alexis Tsipras an unexpectedly large lead, confounding both the pollsters and most observers' expectations. This was an election won on feelings, not facts. Sven among SYRIZA's own voters, negative views of its handling of the economy failed to dent its lead.

Godzilla and Grandma: Where the Night Winds Take You

Paola K Amaras | Posted 09.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Paola K Amaras

Taking a walk late at night has a wonderful effect on me -- on my sleep, my dreams, and my creativity. A couple of weeks ago, I walked home from our l...

An FSILG Village Would Hurt MIT's Greek System

Frederick O Daso | Posted 09.16.2016 | College
Frederick O Daso

Unfortunately, the proposal to create a "Greek Village" located on West Campus grounds in Cambridge does not come close to addressing these issues. Here are nine reasons why an FSILG Village is not in the best interests of the Greek community and MIT as a whole.

The Art in Dreams - Memories of My Mother

Paola K Amaras | Posted 09.03.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Paola K Amaras

We are such stuff As dreams are made on; and our little life Is rounded with a sleep -- William Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act 4 lines 156-158. Somet...

Sleepovers: A Non-Negotiable for Greek Parents

Penny Phillips | Posted 08.28.2016 | Women
Penny Phillips

I contemplated my retort to each. I could only come up with one; a lie: "Taylor is a nickname. Her real name is Athena. She's Greek... on both sides."