28 JANUARY 2019Inauguration of New Linear Accelerator at the University General Hospital of HeraklionOn Monday, January 28th, the University General Hospital of Heraklion inaugurated its new linear accelerator, which is already in clinical operation. The procurement of the radiotherapy equipment was made possible through a grant by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF).
- The joy we feel when holding in our hands a fanzine designed by elementary school children about the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) is like what a parent feels when their child hands them one of their drawings.
- On Sunday, January 22nd, on the occasion of the old year “passing the ball” to the new one, the Greek Basketball Coaches Association held a celebratory event, with representatives of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) in attendance.
- In a ceremony on Monday, January 28th, the outgoing Chief of the Hellenic National Defense General Staff at the Hellenic Naval Academy handed off the position to the incoming Chief. Representatives from the government, Greek politicians, and Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Ambassador Vassilis Kaskarelis attended the event.
- The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) is proud to support the Hellenic Film Society USA (HFS) in its mission of introducing American audiences to Greek cinema.
- With support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), Fundación Exit has launched a new stage of its Yob Project, which helps counter youth unemployment, in Spain’s Balearic Islands.
- On Wednesday, January 23rd, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, D.C., hosted the latest installment in the Schieffer Series, “The U.S. Withdraws: Syria and Afghanistan.” The series, hosted by renowned journalist Bob Schieffer, is supported by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF).
- An article in Sotheby’s Magazine profiles the new Hill Art Foundation, its founder J Tomilson Hill, and its executive director Sarah Needham, a former Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Program Officer.
- On Tuesday, January 22nd, the New York Police Department (NYPD) and the New York City Police Foundation, a Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) grantee, presented an innovative new program called Options. Representatives of SNF attended the event.