- Why do rainbows curve? When we look closer, even the most familiar phenomenon or object proves to be a gateway to a spectrum of deeper questions, big and small. These questions form the basis of scientific inquiry, artistic exploration, and a new exhibit at We the Curious, an interactive science center in Bristol, England.
- In the United States and Europe, childhood cancer survival rates generally top 80%, whereas in low- and middle-income countries, that rate can fall as low as 10%. With support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), World Child Cancer is working to provide access to services to diagnose and treat childhood cancers—and change these numbers—in Ghana, Cameroon, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, and Sierra Leone.
- The University of Delaware Joseph R. Biden, Jr. School of Public Policy & Administration has announced the launch of a new pilot program designed to incubate the foundational skills and attitudes that allow civil discourse to flourish, through a major grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF): the SNF Ithaca Initiative.
17 MAY 2021Celebrate Pride and Juneteenth at Lincoln Center’s Restart Stages, part of the SNF-LC Agora InitiativeCelebrate Pride with the National Queer Theater, Juneteenth with artist Carl Hancock Rux, and simply being able to enjoy live performance in New York City again with an incredible lineup of artists including Moses Sumney.
- The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) in Athens will hold an exhibition featuring iconic sculptures by renowned Greek artist Takis (Panagiotis Vassilakis, 1925-2019). The exhibition takes place in collaboration with the Takis Foundation – Research Center for the Art and the Sciences (K.E.T.E) and with support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF).
- The volunteer doctors and nurses of the Mobile Medical Units are lending their time and skills to Greece’s national COVID-19 vaccination campaign, joining Mobile Medical Units (MMU) missions to Greek islands in the coming months.
- Starting today and throughout May, New Yorkers will be able to experience a variety of live outdoor music performances, from salsa to Dvořák, at Lincoln Center, offered free through Restart Stages as part of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation-Lincoln Center (SNF-LC) Agora Initiative.