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31Oct15:0016:00Tobacco Control in EU and Greece15:00 - 16:00

Event Details

When: Wednesday, October 31, 15:00 – 16:00

Where: John S. Bailey Library, Upper Level

Organized by: Institute of Public Health, Office of Public Affairs

In collaboration with:
Center of Excellence for Sustainability
Office of Student Affairs
ACG Health & Wellness Center
SmokeFreeGreece Initiative

“Smoke-free Greece – Smoke-free Campus”
Prof. Panagiotis K. Behrakis, Director, Institute of Public Health

“Recent developments in EU tobacco control work”
Thea Emmerling, Head of Unit, Unit B2 ­- Cross-border health care and tobacco control, Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety European Commission

12Jun12:0016:00World Environment Day at Deree!12:00 - 16:00

Event Details

When: June 12, 12:00 – 16:00

Where: Deree Main Corridor

Organized by: Environmental Studies Society, Center of Excellence for Sustainability – Office of Public Affairs

16May19:0020:00Cannabinoids: Pharmacological Properties and Therapeutic Applications19:00 - 20:00

Event Details

A lecture by
Katerina Antoniou
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Department of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, University of Ioannina, President of the National Organization for Medicines

When: Wednesday, May 16, 19:00-20:00

Where: 17b Ipitou Street, Plaka, Athens

Organized by: Institute of Public Health

14May(May 14)00:0018(May 18)00:00The Yalova Ecosystem Experience00:00 - 00:00 (18)

Event Details

When: MondayMay 14 – Friday, May 18, 2018

Where: ACG Aghia Paraskevi Campus and Yalova Lagoon, Messinia

Organized by: Center of Excellence for Sustainability (CES) – Office of Public Affairs, Navarino Environmental Observatory (NEO)

In Collaboration with: Environmental Studies Program, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Interested in Biodiversity and Biology, Soil and Water Quality, Ecosystem Management?

Join us for a 5-day, lab and field activities, workshop on Environmental Sustainability, both on the ACG Campus (May 14-15) and the Yalova Lagoon, Messinia (May 15-18).

Send us your CV and a few words about why you want to join the workshop at [email protected] , by May 7!

Participations are limited!

For the trip in Yalova transportation and accommodation are free of charge.

20Apr09:0014:00Clean-up action at Varkiza beach09:00 - 14:00

Event Details

When: Friday, April 20, 9:00–14:00

Where: Varkiza beach

Organized by: Environmental Studies Society

Supported by Environmental Studies Program – Department of Science and Mathematics,

Center of Excellence for Sustainability (CES) – Office of Public Affairs

The Environmental Studies Society, in collaboration with Let’s Do it Greece, organizes a clean-up action at Varkiza beach within the framework of the Let’s Do it Greece Panhellenic Campaign 2018. Join us and be part of the 150,000 volunteers that help our environment!

The bus will leave at 9:00 from Deree Main Gate and will return at 14:00


20Mar13:3016:30Green Careers: Graduate Studies and Job Opportunities13:30 - 16:30

Event Details

When: Tuesday, March 20, 13:30-16:30

Where: Deree – Upper Level Library

Organized by: Environmental Studies Program – Department of Science and Mathematics, Center of Excellence for Sustainability (CES) – Office of Public Affairs

Supported by:

  • Office of Career Services
  • Environmental Studies Society


13:30-13:40: Arrival and Registration

13:40-13:50: Introduction (Anastasia Misseyanni, Head, Department of Science and Mathematics, Deree-ACG)

13:50-14:40: Session I: Graduate Studies (Facilitator: Michael Valahas, Director, Center of Excellence for Sustainability – Office of Public Affairs, ACG)


Panel Discussion Topics:

13:50: How to Search for Graduate Studies in the Environmental Studies Field (Paraskevi Papadopoulou, Science Area Coordinator, Deree-ACG)

14:00: Graduate Studies in Europe (Stella Apostolaki, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)

14:10: Graduate Studies in the US (Christina Marouli, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)

14:20: Applying for Graduate Studies (Alexandra Prindezi, Office of Career Services, Deree-ACG)

14:30: Applying for Graduate Studies: A Student’s Perspective (Jean-Philippe Grossetete, Senior Deree Environmental Studies Student)

14:35: Discussion


14:45-16:15: Session II: Job Opportunities (Facilitator: Christina Marouli, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG);

14:50: Skills for Environmental Careers (Nicolas Karapanagiotis & Dimitris Georgas, Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)


Panel Participants:

15:00: Theofanis Lolos (Partner – Managing Director, Enviroplan S.A.)

15:10: Savvas Peltekis (Managing Director, TUV Hellas)

15:20: Rania Spyropoulou (Strategic Developement Advisor in ATEPE Ltd, Archelon Board Member)

15:30: Athena Lambrinidou (Environmental Activist, Sustainability Consultant/Communicator)

15:40: Maria Vitoraki (Environmental Studies, Deree-ACG)

15:50: Marina Perantonaki (Office of Career Services, Deree-ACG): Job Search Platforms & Career Services available to ACG students and alumni

15:55: Discussion

16:15-16:30: Closing Conclusions

26Feb(Feb 26)00:0002Mar(Mar 2)00:00Reuse Week00:00 - (March 2) 00:00

Event Details

When: February 26 – March 2

Where: Student Lounge

Organized by: Center of Excellence for Sustainability – Office of Public Affairs supported by Student Affairs Office and the Environmental Studies Society

Sustainable Workshops 

14:00 – 16:00
Student Lounge

14:00 Making soap from cooking oil
14:30 Upcycle your t-shirts into bags

By collecting and dropping off books and board games, you support the Meaningful Engagement Trip to Kalamata.
Books will be donated to the Navarino Environmental Observatory Library Board Games will be donated to the SOS Children’s Villages

Drop off Points:
Center of Excellence for Sustainability, 6th Level
Student Affairs Office
Student Lounge, only on February 28

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Tag us in your creative Reuse/Repurpose project
Use the hashtag #sustainableacg and #REUSEit
The winner gets a Handmade Shopping Bag!

ACG Cares