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The Passing of the Dean of the Greek-American Community and the Greek Diaspora The Passing of the Dean of the Greek-American Community and the Greek Diaspora
SAE WASHINGTON, DC

Andrew A. Athens passed away in his sleep early this morning at his home in Chicago, Illinois at the age of 91.

In addition to his extraordinary success as a major steel industry magnate of the mid-western United States, as Chairman of Metron Steel, and as the cherished head of a close and loving family — made up of his wife of 67 years, Louise, son Paul (and his wife Kellee) and daughter Jacqueline (and her husband Alex) and their fou… more

First SAE President and eminent figure of the Greek Community in the United States passed away at the age of 91 First SAE President and eminent figure of the Greek Community in the United States passed away at the age of 91
SAE Chicago , 14.03.2013
Eminent figure of the Greek – American community and first President of the World Council of Hellenes Abroad (SAE), Andrew Athens, passed away today at the age of 91, in his city, Chicago. Andrew Athens was identified with the effort to organize and coordinate worldwide Hellenism, bearing the title of Honorary SAE President. During his multip... more
Culture in Greece Culture in Greece
SAE 14.08.2012
Traces of a centuries-old and important history is etched in every corner of Greek land: findings from the Prehistoric and Archaic Periods, unique works from Classical, Hellenistic, Medieval and Byzantine monuments, creations from folk art cultures, traces from the passing eons of other civilizations and different religions, that coexist with cu... more
Bonds «Clip» The Confidence of the Expatriates
SAE Directorate 17.05.2012
Greece has now come to an intense run-up period in the shadow of the deep crisis that impoverishes the middle class, smothers any chance of growth and within a political system that tries to convince its reliability. The Greek Diaspora around the world monitors developments and once again witnesses an unbelievable tragedy whose victims are al... more
«One million signatures for Europe» «One million signatures for Europe»
SAE 20.02.2012
PURPOSE The collection of one (1) million signatures in electronic format. The signatures should cover as many regions of Europe as possible on the basis of geography and population. The text bearing the signatures will then be sent to the President of the European Commission. THE MEANING OF SIGNATURES Signing the petition will indicate... more
Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem in Cyprus Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem in Cyprus
Hellenes Abroad / Greece Nicosia , 10.02.2012
Developments in the Middle East are “accelerating, the future is unknown and indefinite”, stated Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem, who arrived in Cyprus today for a four-day official visit. Patriarch Theophilos mentioned that the aim of the official visit is not solely aimed at renewing historical, brotherly ecclesiastical ties between the Chur... more
Former Chairman of the Society for Macedonian Studies, Constantinos Vavouskos, passes away
Hellenes Abroad / Greece Thessaloniki , 10.02.2012
Constantinos Vavouskos, former Chairman of the Society for Macedonian Studies, emeritus professor of the Law School of Aristotle University, Archon of the Ecumenical Patriarchate and corresponding member of the Academy of Athens, today “departed” this life. The funeral service will be officiated at the Church of Agia Sofia tomorrow, Saturday... more
Australian House concerned over Cyprus Turkish occupation
Hellenes Abroad / Greece Nicosia , 10.02.2012
There is a genuine concern that Cyprus continues to be occupied by Turkish troops, while hundreds of thousands of settlers are being transferred to the northern Turkish-occupied areas of the island, the Speaker of the House of Representatives of Australia Peter Slipper has said. Slipper, along with Australias Senate President John Hogg extended ... more
Exhibition «Dickens & London» at the Museum of London, carried out with Greek participations Exhibition «Dickens & London» at the Museum of London, carried out with Greek participations
Hellenes Abroad / Greece Athens , 10.02.2012
The exhibition titled “Dickens & London”, hosted by the Museum of London to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens, has many surprises in store. Objects, photographs, paintings and objects from the Museum’s collection illustrating the themes that Dickens incorporated in his works, along with rare manuscripts of the autho... more
Huffington Post negotiating the prospect of online editions in Germany, Brazil and Japan Huffington Post negotiating the prospect of online editions in Germany, Brazil and Japan
Hellenes Abroad / Greece Montreal , 09.02.2012
Arianna Huffington, founder of the Huffington Post, stated that negotiations on creating online editions of the newspaper in Germany, Brazil and Japan have already started, while there is also interest in attracting users from the Arab world too. The “progressive” website has launched editions in the United Kingdom, English-speaking Canada, ... more

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