DEREE concluded its successful tour of four regional Greek cities with a visit to Corfu on May 11, where ACG President Dr. David G. Horner, Dr. Dimitrios Andreou, the College’s vice president of administration and enrollment, and a number of alumni, students, and DEREE executives presented the College’s programs and unique opportunities for students.
Previously, DEREE executives visited Volos (January 26), Halkida (March 9), and Heraklion (April 6). The centerpiece of each visit was a presentation of the College and its programs to prospective students, parents, teachers, career advisors and local officials. The presentations were followed by visits to local state and private high schools.
Besides learning about studies at DEREE, attendees also learned about new programs that benefit students, like the International Internship and Scholarships Program, DEREE’s Study Abroad affiliations, Parallel Studies at DEREE and a public university, as well as the generous scholarships and financial aid DEREE offers to qualifying students.
DEREE alumni, as well as students currently attending DEREE, shared their personal experiences and offered advice to future students on how to make the most of their studies.
A big thank you to all those involved and to our alumni who helped make this year’s tour a success:
VOLOS: Penny Tsaoutou, CEO, EPSA SA (DEREE ’95), Aigli Tourimpampa, Human Resources, ΤΙΤΑΝ (DEREE ’95), Kyriaki Papadopoulou, Operations Management, Volos Tugs Shipping Co (DEREE ’03), Maria Spanou, Principal, Vrachnia-Spanou Foreign Language School (DEREE ’94), Fotis Betsos, Sales, British American Tobacco Hellas SA (DEREE ’05)
HALKIDA: Christina Stefanidou, Digital Marketing Manager, NOVUSNET (DEREE ’03)
HERAKLION: Vaggelis Takakis, Principal, Retro 23 Retail Shop & Takakis OE (DEREE ’09), Maria Orfanaki, Media & Advertising, (DEREE ’03)
CORFU: Agathou Angeliki, Principal, Cake Boutique (DEREE ’05), Evdokia Grammenou, Principal, Grammenou Foreign Language Center (DEREE ’93)
DEREE is planning to visit more regional cities during the next academic year 2014-15. For updates, please check www.acg.edu/dereevisitsyourcity
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