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Athens College at a glance

Athens College was founded in 1925 by enlightened Greeks, led by Emmanuel Benakis and Stephanos Delta, with the support of American philhellenes. It belongs to the Hellenic-American Educational Foundation (HAEF), a not-for-profit organization. For almost a century, it stands as a beacon of  primary and secondary educational excellence, incorporating best global educational practices of Greece and beyond. The premier education provided is enriched with a program of diverse extracurricular and social outreach activities.

We promote excellence and encourage our students to take advantage of the opportunities being offered to them, as well as to reach their highest potential. We shape responsible global citizens and future leaders, nurtured by the values of the intellectual heritage of Greece and the liberal values of the United States and Europe.

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Our alumni and friends in the Spotlight

Stamatis Krimigis
Mary Katrantzou '00
Elli Andriopoulou '93
Constantinos Daskalakis
Costis Maglaras ΄87
Michael Triantafyllou
Stamatis Krimigis

Stamatis Krimigis

Academic, Space Scientist

Dr. Stamatis Krimigis, Professor at Johns Hopkins University and world renowned space scientist, shares with us, in an exclusive interview, his journey that began in the island of Chios and continued all the way through to NASA. 

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Mary Katrantzou '00

Mary Katrantzou '00

Fashion Designer

The internationally acclaimed fashion designer gives an exclusive interview in which she talks about the lessons she learned at the College and advises our students to trust their strengths and abilities.
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Elli Andriopoulou '93

Elli Andriopoulou '93

Chairwoman and Managing Director of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

In an exclusive interview, Elli Andriopoulou ’93, Chairwoman and Managing Director of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, talks about Athens College and her dual role as an alumna and parent. 

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Constantinos Daskalakis

Constantinos Daskalakis

Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT

Ιn an exclusive interview to the College, globally distinguished Professor Constantinos Daskalakis, talks to us about his childhood, his studies and life at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). 

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Costis Maglaras ΄87

Costis Maglaras ΄87

Dean of Columbia Business School

In an exclusive interview, Costis Maglaras ΄87, Dean of Columbia Business School, talks to us about the difficult road to success and his relationship with Greece and his alma mater.

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Michael Triantafyllou

Michael Triantafyllou

Director of the Center for Ocean Engineering at MIT

Globally distinguished Professor Michael Triantafyllou, in an exclusive interview, introduces us to the world of biomimetics. He also talks about how it feels to represent our nation among hundreds of leading scientists from around the world.

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Stamatis Krimigis
Mary Katrantzou '00
Elli Andriopoulou '93
Constantinos Daskalakis
Costis Maglaras ΄87
Michael Triantafyllou