The Fulbright Greece Open House in Thessaloniki 2017

Name of Organization

The Fulbright Foundation in Greece

Type of Organization

Fulbright Commission


Wednesday, November 1, 2017



Location (i.e. library or community center)

The Journalist's Union

Description (no more than 300 words)

This is an annual event in the city of Thessaloniki in celebration of IEW week. This evening event is hosted by Fulbright Greece with the participation and support of the US Consul General and joined this year by the AHEPA Thessaloniki chapter. Welcome remarks were provided by the Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy in Athens, Ms. Kate Marie Byrnes. Dr. Christine Kyprianides, 2017-18 US Fulbright Specialist to Greece (Baroque Music) and George Katehis, 2017-18 US Fulbright Student to Greece (Music Composition) were present at this event and had the chance to discuss with parents and students. The first session was about "US Undergraduate Studies" followed by a talk on "US Graduate Studies and the Fulbright Scholarship Program".

Contact Name

Nicholas Tourides


Educational Advisor/American Program Coordinator

E-Mail Address




Event Access

Free and Open to the Public.