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Psychotherapists Ms Kristallia Kolasi and Ms Foteini Loukarea. Art Therapy is a human service profession that utilizes art media, images, the creative art process and patient/client responses to the created product as reflections of an individual’ s development, abilities, personality, interests, concerns and conflicts. Workshop participants were provided with a range of creative materials to use and given the task of creating a piece of art that could be used to present aspects of the Self to the other workshop participants. The workshop leaders facilitated the participants in discovering the power or art as a medium of self-expression and communication...Read more
We are proud of our academic staff! Dr. Kyriaki Koukouraki p articipated as a speaker and represented New York College at the BALEAP PIM Conference on Intercultural Communication and EAP which took place at Nottingham Trent University on the 18 th November. The event was organized by BALEAP and BAAL Intercultural Communication SIG in collaboration with Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham UK The speakers who participated represented the most reputable Universities of the UK; Kings College London, Queen Mary University London, University of London, Bristol, Leeds, Reading, Birmingham, Portsmouth. Τhe keynote speaker was Prof. Adrian Holliday, Professor of Applied Linguistics and...Read more
On Monday 4 th of December 2017, New York College - Thessaloniki Campus organized a seminar entitled “ The Secrets of Sous Vide cooking in Gastronomy! ” which took place at its premises in Thessaloniki. The event’s main speaker was Mr. Vasileios Papourtzidis , Executive Chef, Member of Greek Chefs’ Club. As Mr. Papourtzidis explained, sous vide is a cooking technique that utilizes precise temperature control to deliver consistent, restaurant-quality results. High-end r estaurants have been using sous vide cooking for years to cook food to the exact level of doneness desired, every time. The technique recently became popular for...Read more
On 4th and 5th December the Department of Psychology at New York College welcomed Dr Rebecca Smith, Senior Lecturer at the University of Greenwich. During her visit Dr Smith gave a talk to psychology undergraduates studying on the University of Greenwich BSc (hons) Psychology at NYC Athens entitled “Terror Management Theory: A critical review”. The talk examined the latest applied research in the area of social psychology, which is part of the final year syllabus, and included research conducted at the University of Greenwich. Dr Smith also met with the new Level 4 Psychology students to officially welcome them to...Read more
On Wednesday 22 nd of November 2017, New York College - Thessaloniki Campus organized a seminar entitled “ How To Start A Classy, Viral Professional Blog! ” which took place at its premises in Thessaloniki. The event’s main speaker was Mrs. Eva Malinaki , PhD candidate, Marketing specialist – Journalist. As Mrs. Malinaki explained, Blogging is not only a medium to showcase your voice, it’s also a viable career option. Many youngsters are jumping into the blogging world to earn part-time passive income. Some are even earning a full-time professional living. But starting a professional blog requires lots of things,...Read more
On 18 th of November, New York College (NYC) Thessaloniki hosted the TESOL MTH Academic Writing Event. It was a successful event where the audience enjoyed three very interesting talks from experts in the fields of language education, pedagogy, and linguistics in a contemporary, relaxing and welcoming venue at NYC premises. Cliff Parry, the Academic Director of the British Council Greece, entertained the audience with useful tips and ideas for engaging students in the writing process and succeeding in the Long Turn of the IELTS speaking exam. Foteini Malkogeorgou, Academic Director of the ELT Department of NYC Thessaloniki, in her...Read more
On Thursday 23rd November, the Department of Psychology at New York College organized a talk by Dr Marsha Koletsi, a Psychologist specialized in the treatment of Eating Disorders using Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (PhD, University of Sheffield, UK), entitled "CBT-E for Eating Disorders: Analysis of a Case Study of an Anorexic Client". The talk was part of the Psychology Invited Speaker Series for the academic year 2017-18. The participants were introduced to CBT-E, a transdiagnostic personalised psychological treatment for eating disorders which addresses psychopathological processes external to the eating disorder. CBT is one of the most effective forms of psychological treatment...Read more
On Wednesday 15 th of November 2017, New York College - Thessaloniki Campus organized a seminar entitled “ Playing with the Big Boys: An Entrepreneurial Success Story ” which took place at its premises in Thessaloniki. The event’s main speaker was Mr. Constantine Bellis , Official LEGO® Distributor in Greece. As Mr. Bellis explained, the LEGO Group is a privately held company based in Billund, Denmark. The company is still owned by the Kirk Kristiansen family who founded it in 1932. It is the LEGO® philosophy that ‘good quality play’ enriches a child’s life – and lays the foundation for...Read more
New York College students organize a Christmas Bazaar for fund raising in order to support and empower disadvantaged groups. The annual Christmas Bazaar will be held on the 13th, 14th & 15th of December 2017, between 11.00 to 19.00 in the Amalias Campus back yard, 38 Amalias Avenue, Syntagma. For more information: New York College, 38 Amalias Avenue, Syntagma, 10558 Tel.: 2103225961 more
Tο New York College Platinum χορηγός στο Digital 360 - Game festival στις 25 και 26 Νοεμβρίου στο E κθεσιακό K έντρο Περιστερίου. Τι κάνει ένα Fun Festival πραγματικά «fun»; Το ίδιο αναρωτηθήκαμε κι εμείς και γι’ αυτό το λόγο καταλήξαμε σε ένα φεστιβάλ, με όλα όσα θέλουμε να κάνουμε και να βλέπουμε όταν περνάμε καλά! HOW TO HAVE FUN Σκοπός μας είναι να ντυθούμε σαν τους αγαπημένους μας χαρακτήρες σε καλοστημένα cosplay, να λιώσουμε games εντός και εκτός τουρνουά, να δούμε τα πιο σύγχρονα κινητά και gadgets, να χορτάσουμε retro και VR εμπειρίες, να δούμε τις δημιουργίες των artists,...Read more