30 October, 2007
The Athens Academy will proclaim Eugene Rossides, President of the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) Foundation, Affiliated Member of the Academy, during an open session on Tuesday.
Panayiotis Vokotopoulos, President of the Athens Academy, will address Rossides, while the latter's work will be presented by Academician Epaminondas Spiliotopoulos. Rossides will then deliver a speech on "The United States and Cyprus and the Role of the Greek American Community".
Eugene Rossides, a lawyer by profession, is the founder of the AHI based in Washington and has served as assistant secretary in Richard Nixon's administration.
Source: Athens News Agency