Archive for December, 2013

Greeks turn to comedy to make light of their economic tragedies

Helena Smith in Athens The Guardian, Friday 27 December 2013 15.24 EST “Athens witnesses surge in number of comedy sketch shows and musicals as Greeks seek solace from their economic turmoil. Five nights a week, every week, the worn velvet seats of the Bretania theatre heave to the sound of thunderous applause. The man provoking […]

Greece wins Erasmus award

Finland, Greece and Spain win Erasmus awards for investing in staff exchanges and teaching quality Brussels, 21 November 2013 Three higher education institutions which receive funding through the Erasmus programme are named today as winners of the 2013 European Erasmus Awards. The gold prize winner is JAMK University of Applied Sciences in Jyväskylä, Finland, where […]