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eduCatIon In Their Own Words… Messages of Thanks Educational Foundation Helps to Fulfill Academic Dreams cholarship recipients from the 2008 academic year offer their words of appreciation and gratitude to the AHEPA National Educational Foundation. The AHEPAN wanted to share some of these wonderful notes with the membership. Please keep the Educational Foundation in mind when making your choices to charitable entities. As you will read, the foundation truly helps students fulfill their academic goals and dreams. S “I am very appreciative of being a P.A. Margaronis scholarship recipient for 2008. I am very proud of my Hellenic heritage and I will always represent the Greek community the best I can. The scholarship money will help me with my college expenses at Clarion University, where I will be a junior studying Accounting. Thank you again for your generosity.” – William Eleamos, Bridgeville, Pa. “As I prepare to attend my first year of college at The Ohio State University, I recognize again the dramatic contribution that the AHEPA Educational Foundation has made to me. I plan to do my best at OSU to represent successfully the Order of AHEPA and my Greek heritage.” – Brittny Manos, Willoughby, Ohio “Thank you so much for my AHEPA Educational Foundation Scholarship. I really appreciate being awarded this. It is wonderful of Mr. Kounaris to share his success and his heritage. I am hoping to possibly study abroad in Europe, and visit Greece, and further my understanding of my heritage and all that Greece has contributed to civilization. This scholarship will help me to work toward this goal.” – Chantal Nicholson, Sarasota, Fla. “I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the P.A. Margaronis Scholarship. As I begin my junior year of college, and finalize my preparations to study environmental science abroad in New Zealand, your scholarship will be put to good use.” – Stephen C. Liapis, Manalapan, N.J. “Upon returning from my vacation in Greece I was happy to find in my mailbox your letter informing me that I was awarded the Nick Cost Scholarship for my studies at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology. I am writing to express my gratitude for the award as well as to congratulate you for your generous support of Holy Cross students.” – Sokratis Dimitriadis, Ph.D., Washington, DC 2 the ahepan Winter 2009

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The AHEPAN - Winter 2009

The AHEPAN - Winter 2009
Presidents’ Messages
AHEPA Family News
Book Review
Special Report: Greek Independence Day
The 87th Supreme Convention in Magestic San Francisco
Ahepan on the Rise in South Carolina’s Executive Branch
Liberty Ship Arrives In Athens; Will Serve as a Floating Museum
Civic Responsibility
AHEPA Athletic 2009 Calendar
AHEPA Family Chapter News
In Memoriam

The AHEPAN - Winter 2009