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ACT's Social Media Use on Restart TV

Date of the event: 
March 1, 2012

Dr. Panos Vlachos, ACT Vice President for Academic Affairs and Tarek Kouatly, Associate Director for European Enrollment Management speak about the use of Social Media in the educational programs of the American College of Thessaloniki, on last night's Restart TV show . Watch them here!

Emeritus Anatolia President Richard Jackson speaks at ACT

Date of the event: 
February 21, 2012

Richard L. Jackson, President of Anatolia and the American College of Thessaloniki from 1999-2009, visited campus during the week of February 21-25.

He met with current President Hans Giesecke and wife Susan, trustee Angelos Billis, American Farm School President Panos Kanellis and wife Eva, and other members of the extended Anatolia family.

Princeton historian visits Anatolia

Date of the event: 
February 21, 2012

Princeton Historian Molly Greene toured the campus of Anatolia and the American College of Thessaloniki on Wednesday, February 21, as part of a three-day visit to Thessaloniki.

Professor Greene sat with President Giesecke to exchange views on a range of topics, before doing some site-seeing on the upper campus. She looked at historical photographs in Stephens and Macedonia Halls, and saw the German bunker left behind by retreating Nazis in 1945.

ACT hosts inaugural Inspiration Exchange event

Date of the event: 
December 2011

We are continually faced with great opportunities which are brilliantly disguised as unsolvable problems.
Margaret Mead

ACT hosts diplomatic training simulation

Date of the event: 
February 11, 2012

A group of students from Anatolia and Pinewood gathered at the Bissell Library on Saturday, February 11, to take part in a simulation of A100, the training course all new American diplomats take at the US Foreign Service Institute. The students did exercises in public speaking, note taking, and cable drafting, all of which were designed to refine techniques for understanding and communicating the essence of a verbal exchange. Students were then divided into two groups and given the task of planning for an event, namely the annual celebration of July 4 at the US Embassy in Manama, Bahrain.

Inaugural event of the Business Crisis Management Center (BCMC)

Date of the event: 
January 25, 2012

The Business Crisis Management Center (BCMC) is a new initiative undertaken by the MBA faculty at the American College of Thessaloniki.  The BCMC provides a platform for entrepreneurs to present the impacts of the current financial crisis on their businesses. The mission of the BCMC is to present tools and best practices available that can help them develop effective response measures. In addition to offering network opportunities, BCMC also provides access to library resources.


Date of the event: 
Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Help take care for the urban environment!

Adopt a tree and learn and care for the nature in this city.

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Volunteers will be gathering at the main entrance of the YMCA at 17:00

Through the YMCA program called:  I'm a citizen and not just a resident, in collaboration with the Deputy Mayor for the Environment, Quality of Life and open spaces, is organizing an event to inform citizens about the trees in their area and encourage them to adopt one of them.

Find out:

Οικονομική Κρίση: Προκλήσεις για Μικρομεσαίους Επιχειρηματίες

Date of the event: 
January 25, 2012

Στο πλαίσιο έναρξης λειτουργίας του Business Crisis Management Center, το Μεταπτυχιακό Πρόγραμμα Διοίκησης Επιχειρήσεων (ΜΒΑ) του American College of Thessaloniki (ACT) σας προσκαλεί στην εκδήλωση Οικονομική κρίση: προκλήσεις για μικρομεσαίους επιχειρηματίες στις 25 Ιανουαρίου 2012 (18:00 – 20:00), στο Stavros Niarchos Teleconference Center, Bissell Library.

Mobile Marketing Technology and Tactics

Date of the event: 
January 10, 2012

The mobile tech is growing fast. Morgan Stanley reports " internet ramping Faster than desktop internet did..." and predicts that mobile internet users will surpass desktop internet users by the end of 2014. Other related technologies like 2D barcodes (QR, Microsoft Tag) provide modern real-time marketing tools to businesses as combined with smartphone use. Want to know more?

The marketing 324 - e-marketing class introduces Mr. Stratos Vlasakidis of ID United.

Presentation Topic : Mobile Marketing Technology and Tactics

Now doors can open the digital way: Oracle Academy Certification at ACT!

Date of the event: 
September 2012

Industry Analysts and Experts agree that Oracle Certifications are among the most sought after badges of credibility for expertise in the Information Technology marketplace.

IT professionals can differentiate themselves from their peers or competition and gain valuable job security by earning an Oracle certification.

Click here to find out more.


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