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If you are based in Greece, get in touch with your ambassador to find out how you can meet other alumni and get involved with the Goldsmiths community near you.

Thinking of applying to Goldsmiths?

More than 640 Goldsmiths alumni currently reside in Greece. If you live there now or are thinking of relocating, you might want to get advice from local alumni, or you may wish to expand your professional network with people who share your experience of having studied at Goldsmiths!

If you'd like to get involved with Goldsmiths activity in your area, get in touch with your Alumni Ambassador, listed below. If there isn’t one located near you, email alumni (@gold.ac.uk) to let us know how we can help.

Athens

Kostis Papadimitriou (MA Journalism, 1995) is an economist for SYRIZA Parliamentary Group in Athens. Before taking on this role in January 2016, he was a Press Officer/European and International Affairs Advisor at Eurobank Banking Group since 2010. Since 1991, Kostis has worked for various national and international media in Greece, such as Kathimerini, Eleftherotypia and Dow Jones, as a financial journalist and columnist writing on financial markets, political economy and economic thought. He also holds a first degree in Economics from the University of Athens (1990).

Email: k.papadimitriou (@alumni.gold.ac.uk)

Thessaloniki

Georgia Elizabeth Coules (MA Twentieth Century Literature and its Contexts, 2009) returned to Greece after completing her studies at Goldsmiths in order to establish herself as a professional teacher where she was immediately offered a teaching position with the after school Anatolia Bridge and Bilingual Program. A year later, she took an EFL position at the Anatolia Elementary School – both roles reinforced her love of teaching.

Email: g.coules (@alumni.gold.ac.uk)