A complete of 54 college students from 17 nations and 29 universities attended the Athens College summer season course in fashionable Greek research this yr. The intention of this system is to familiarize international college students with the fashionable Greek language and tradition, in addition to literature, historical past and artwork. It contains visits to archaeological websites and different locations of cultural curiosity. This system this yr introduced college students to the Parthenon, the Nationwide Archaeological Museum, the Byzantine Museum, the Historical Agora, the Kerameikos Archaeological Museum, Delphi (pictured), Mycenae, Nafplio and Epidaurus. Greater than 6,500 college students have attended this system in 35 years.