October 12th at 7:00 pm in 25 Park Place room 223
The National Hellenic Student Association (NHSA) of North America is excited to host our Hellenic Weekend & Convention in Atlanta, GA October 13-15, 2017!
More information on registration, hotel, Atlanta attractions, and more can be found on our website!
Convention info: http://www.nhsaofamerica.org/atlanta-2017-info.html Convention video: more »
Swiss archaeologists have discovered an ancient temple of Artemis at the foot of Paleoekklisies hill, near the fishing town of Amarynthos, on the Greek island of Euboea.
According to Swissinfo.ch website, researchers have been looking for the sanctuary for more than a century. The site of the temple is about 10km from the place… more »
Archaeologists working at a site in the Greek island of Crete have uncovered ancient Minoan tombs that dated back some 3000 years, the country’s culture ministry says.
The tombs form part of a cemetery connected to a palace belonging to the early and middle Minoans (2,000-1,700 BC), a Bronze Age civilisation… more »
Staircases, richly decorated walls and important artifacts are among the findings of this past season’s excavations at the extensive and complex Minoan palace of Zominthos, on the Psiloritis mountain in central Crete, Greece’s Ministry of Culture and Sports announced Monday.
The excavations on the palace were carried out by emerita director of antiquities… more »
The Ancient Greeks may have built sacred or treasured sites deliberately on land previously affected by earthquake activity, according to a new study by the University of Plymouth.
Professor of Geoscience Communication Iain Stewart MBE, Director of the University’s Sustainable Earth Institute, has presented several BBC documentaries about the power of earthquakes in shaping landscapes… more »
Three unique ancient statues from the third century A.D. have been discovered during archaeological excavations in Turkey’s southwestern Antalya province, Culture and Tourism Ministry said Saturday. The discovery follows the discovery of three other statues found by archaeologists in the ancient city of Side located in Antalya’s Manavgat district.
According to a statement… more »
For the first time, archaeologists have uncovered and carefully documented an intact burial in a monumental chamber tomb of the Mycenaean palatial period, around 3,350 years ago. Research into the material uncovered has only just begun but the discovery will expand our knowledge of Mycenaean funerals – from the treatment of the body… more »
The 50 pieces in this magpie’s collection use a classical perspective to reflect on universal themes such as divinity, humanity, education, happiness, love, loss, nature and death.
Line of Enquiry is a worldwide first. Fifty classicists from across the world have been tasked by Trinity College Dublin with the disarmingly simple… more »
The Real Ark of the Covenant May Have Housed Pagan Gods The holy ark was likely kept in Jerusalem for much less time than the Bible tells us. And it may have contained something other than the Ten Commandments
The last time the Ark of the Covenant was supposedly seen was in… more »