June, 2022

202223Jun10:0014:454th Athens Social Sciences Forum10:00 - 14:45

Event Details

Organized by
Sociology Society, Deree-The American College of Greece

in collaboration with
Student Association for International Affairs (SAFIA)


When: Thursday, June 23, 2022 | 10:00-14:45

Where: Online event (via Zoom) open to the public

About the Event

The Athens Social Sciences Forum is an annual Undergraduate Student Conference organized by the Sociology Society of Deree-The American College of Greece (ACG) in collaboration with the Student Association for International Affairs (SAFIA).

Social Science students from ACG and Greek public universities will present their outstanding research papers or theses, in this open to the public annual event, which will be held online.

The purpose of the Athens Social Sciences Forum is to showcase and celebrate student research, to promote interinstitutional collaboration, and to provide space for dialogue and meaningful exchange of ideas among students of different social science disciplines.



10:00 – 10:10 | Welcome and Introduction

  1. Welcome Remarks, Dr. Chryssa Zachou, Sociology Department Head
  2. Melissanthi Pappa, President of the Sociology Society
  3. Magdalini Tsocha, President of SAFIA

10:10 – 11:10 | SESSION 1

Moderator:  Eva Dallas

  1. Bourdi, Tatiana: The Kaleidoscopic Experience of Stigma and Perceptions of Individuals with a History of Addiction to Psychoactive Substances and Institutionalization
  2. Krati, Maria: Website for the Survivors of Sexual Violence
  3. Pappa, Melissanthi: Fleck’s Thought Collectives: An Application of Fleck’s Theory on Lobotomies in the 20th century

11:15 – 11:55 | SESSION 2

Moderator: Melissanthi Pappa

  1. Karaiskou, Alkistis: “As Above so Below”: The Construction of Modern-Day Witches on Social Media
  2. Dallas, Eva: Schizotok: The Discursive-Dramaturgical Construction of Schizophrenia on TikTok

12:00 – 13:10 | SESSION 3

Moderator: Alkistis Karaiskou

  1. Nugent, Christina Maria: Addressing ASD in Schools: Intervention Program for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  2. Patsarou, Foteini: Art Therapy and Applied Behavioral Analysis in Children with ASD: An Integrative Approach
  3. Stellaki, Alexandra: Humor in the Classroom: Opinions of Primary School Teachers
  4. Papadospyridaki, Efstathia: My Memory Activity Kit: A Holistic Approach for the Early Alzheimer Stage

13:15 – 14:15 | SESSION 4

Moderator: Melissanthi Pappa

  1. Fais, Souzana:  The Voice in My Room: Creative Research Project on Voice Assistants
  2. Tsocha, Magdalini: Η Εθνική Ασφάλεια, Μass Surveillance και η Προστασία Δεδομένων στο Δίκαιο της ΕΕ
  3. Chronopoulou, Georgia: Η διεύρυνση της ΕΕ στα Δυτικά Βαλκάνια