An article by Constantine S. Sirigos which recently featured in the Greek-American newspaper The National Herald gives an interesting insight into Vassilis Sgoutas’ keynote lecture: The Urban Realities of Athens as part of CYA’s 2nd Annual Student Conference on the Concepts of Urban Design and Public Space in Greece Throughout the Ages.
CYA’s 2nd Annual Student Conference, Concepts of Urban Design and Public Space in Greece Throughout the Ages took place on May 2 -3, 2018.
The Annual CYA Student Conference is a long inspired dream of our academic community and reflects CYA’s dedication to building strong academic foundations for our students. The success of the 2nd Conference indicates that the annual event will become a tradition for our institution.
By Dr. Tassos Tanoulas
A366 Ancient Greek Architecture from the Archaic to the Roman Times as Reflected in the Monuments of Athens
I thought of asking students to write an essay on classical architecture before midterm. The topic would be free, the important thing would be the students to be interested in the topic they would choose to deal with. These essays allowed me to see through their personality, background and potential of each student. And they have been very helpful for tailoring accordingly my teaching in the second part of the semester. It seems that this system worked in some ways and I am happy to say that I have had the pleasure of seeing a number of my CYA students following relevant career paths , in the end.
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