Sister Theoterpi née Christina McFall was a student at CYA in the fall semester of 2006. During this time, in an attempt to enrich her knowledge about her studies, concerning philosophy, Ancient Greek and environmental protection, she discovered the Holy Monastery of St. John. Read as she shares her remarkable life-changing CYA story with us.
Ileana Riverón is a current Harvard College senior, CYA Alumna and CYA Ambassador. The recent article “Kineticism and Rest,” in The Harvard Crimson newspaper features a wonderful interview with Illeana. She reflects on her life-changing study abroad experience and compares this to life as a student at Harvard.
The use of classical and antiquity-related themes in modern cinematography has become a popular field of research in humanities in the recent decades. This semester, CYA students have the opportunity to explore such themes in our casual and fun series of Ancient World & Film Movie Nights held at the Academic Center Cafeteria Lounge.
It’s 6 am and my alarm goes off; I wake up, make a hearty breakfast consisting of eggs, toast, oatmeal, and of course a kale smoothie. Once I finish, I shower and get my workout gear on and head out the door to the Olympic stadium to start my first day of training.
CYA is a not-for-profit educational institution that has been offering semester, academic year, and summer study abroad programs in Greece for over 5 decades. We offer students an academically outstanding program of studies combined with the vibrant experience of day-to-day contact with the people, monuments, and landscape of Greece and the Mediterranean.