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Our staff’s top picks for positive Greek news articles this week:
Do-it-yourself reality host Alison Victoria is used to crashing kitchens, but in February, she’ll be crashing a Lincolnshire Greek Orthodox Church. Read more
In “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop,” the soaring and chilling speech he delivered the day before his assassination, Martin Luther King Jr. ponders the thought of life in other places and times. Read more
If you’ve read Sophia Amoruso’s best-selling book #Girlboss then you’ll be hyped to know that it’s been adapted for TV, with a show set to land on Netflix in April. Read more
Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari has made it to the third round of the Australian Open after upsetting France’s Alize Cornet on Thursday. Read more
Yes, Greek wines are a hand-sell, and yes they’re hard to pronounce. But if you’re looking to add some flashes of well-priced, quirky genius to your list, there’s probably nowhere better. Read more
From the scorching red volcanic rocks of Santorini to the golden sands of Nissi, they offer just about everything a beach-loving dreamer could want, alongside a rich history and colourful culture to boot. Read more
group of Austin College students are traveling to Athens, Greece to explore the sites and monuments of the city that bore witness to the creation of much of the foundation of Western civilization for three weeks as part of the Austin College January Term. Read more
The first joint Greek-American archaeological dig in the ancient city of Thebes, Greece, has ended its on-site excavation, but Bucknell professors Kevin Daly and Stephanie Larson say the legacy will continue for years to come. Read more
The food, he says, is all traditional Greek fare, and, a fortnight into his venture, he thinks his Greek education of the Irish palette is working. Read more