JUNE 2021
Professor Sharon Gerstel Awarded Greece's Highest Honor

Congratulations to Professor Sharon Gerstel, who has been named a Commander of the Order of the Phoenix, one of Greece’s highest honors in recognition of her contributions to the promotion of Hellenic Culture as the Director of the UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture (UCLA SNF Hellenic Center).  In April 2021, Professor Gerstel was bestowed with honorary Greek citizenship, which took place at the Consulate General of Greece in Los Angeles.

Read more about this major honor and Professor Gerstel’s work here!