Chile Holds Greek Proverbs Competition

Young people aged 10 to 18 participated in the original competition of Greek proverbs. The participants come from Argentina, Brazil, and Chile. The competition...

The Greek War Heroes of Argentinean Independence

  A memorial hanging outside the Buenos Aires Naval Academy in Argentina features Hydra mariner Nikolaos G. Kolmaniatis (Nicolas Jorge Colmaniatis), who emigrated to Argentina...

“Feta Mykonos” from…Buenos Aires!

By Marianna Kourti The cheese was ready. It was packed and labelled as “Feta Mykonos”. Nothing unusual at first. The problem is that the factory...

Greek Students Take World Honors in Math

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina - One gold, one silver and three bronze medals were won by the Greek students during the 53rd International Mathematical...

Flashback to the life of Bartolomé Mitre, the Greek President of Argentina

Few people know that the first president of the Argentine Republic was of Greek descent. Bartolomé Mitre Martínez was born on 26 June 1821...

Greek Independence Day Parade, Buenos Aires

The Greek community in collaboration with the authorities of Buenos Aires will honor this year the 190th anniversary of Greek Independence Day with...

Buenos Aires: Combining the bouzouki with the tango

An Argentine musician loved the sound of the bouzouki and decided to combine it with the music of his country, the tango. 73-year-old Manuel...

Argentina: Nostos International Conference

The ancient Greek civilization, modern Greece, literature, the great Greek personalities and Greek culture’s influence on Western civilization were at the center of the...

Greek-Argentinian Awarded As Distinguished Cultural Figure

Greek-Argentinian choreographer and dance instructor Jorge Dermitzakis received a Distinguished Personality of Culture Award by the Argentinian government. The 82-year-old Greek Diaspora member is...

South America Loves Greek DJ “Nikko Z.”

Nikos Zafeiridis, or Nikko Z., a DJ and music producer born in Greece in 1985, has captured a continent. After studying at the SAE...