MEDIA COVERAGE

TELEVISION

  • January 10, 2013: TV interview about Modern Greek Studies in our campus and the program’s study abroad course GLBL 298 “Conflict and Post-conflict Resolution in Modern Cyprus: Life and Culture Divided by a Wall” by Dr. Stefanos Katsikas on RIK 1 (program: “Apo Mera se Mera” (From One Day to the Next)) (Cyprus National TV Station)
  • January 8, 2013: TV interview about Modern Greek Studies and the program’s study abroad course GLBL 298 “Conflict and Post-conflict Resolution in Modern Cyprus: Life and Culture Divided by a Wall” by Dr. Stefanos Katsikas and one of the program’s student, Alex Zoiopoulos on RIK 1 (program: “I Kypros Konta Sas” (Cyprus Near You)) (Cyprus National TV Station)
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RADIO

  • November 14, 2013: WILL Radio, Illinois Public Media: radio interview FOCUS580: “EU and the European Monetary Union (EMU) after September 22 2013 Federal Elections in Germany”, Interviewee: Prof. Kevin Featherstone (Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE). The event was co-sponsored by: CAS/MillerComm lecture series; Modern Greek Studies; SLCL; European Union Center (EUC); Department of Linguistics; Cline Center for Democracy; Center for Global Studies; Department of Political Sciences; Department of French; Department of Germanic Studies; Department of History; Department of Economics; Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER); Spurlock Museum.
  • March 9-10, 2013 Champaign Greek Festival:
    • WEFT 90.1 FM (community radio for East Central Illinois)
    • WILL radio (Illinois Public media)
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  • January 9, 2013: Radio interview about TV interview about Modern Greek Studies and the program’s study abroad course GLBL 298 “Conflict and Post-conflict Resolution in Modern Cyprus: Life and Culture Divided by a Wall” by the program’s students on RIK 2 (program: “A Ship of Fouls”) (Cyprus National Radio)
  • January 6, 2013: Radio interview about Modern Greek Studies and the program’s study abroad course GLBL 298 “Conflict and Post-conflict Resolution in Modern Cyprus: Life and Culture Divided by a Wall” by Dr. Stefanos Katsikas and one of the program’s student, Alex Zoiopoulos on RIK 3 (Cyprus Natitonal Radio)
  • October 18, 2012: interview by Dr. Stefanos Katsikas, Director of Modern Greek Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign”, HE the European Union Ambassador to the USA, Mr. Joao Vale de Almeida and Prof. John McCormick (Jean Monnet Professor on European Politics, University of Indianapolis, Purdue) in FOCUS580, radio WILL, Illinois Public Media.
  • October 10, 2012: interview by Dr. Stefanos Katsikas, Director of Modern Greek Studies at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, in Greek newspaper in Chicago, The Greek Star.
  • March 2-3, 2012 Champaign Greek Film Festival:
    • Inside Illinois (February 16, 2012)
    • Radio interviews on Afternoon Magazine with Celeste Quinn (WILL AM 580, March 1, 2012)
    • Interviews on WPTO, U17 TV and local evening news (March 3, 2012) as well as the 217.com
    • Featured on radio and the Chicago-based newspaper the Greek Star



    • PRINT MEDIA

  • February 9, 2012: article: “Does Greece Matter?” by Dr. Vassiliki Tsitsopoulou (visiting lecturer, program of Modern Greek Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) in the oldest Greek newspaper in Chicago, The Greek Star