Αlexander E. Zagoreos, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the American School, receives the Medal of Honor
On Wednesday, January 24, 2024, the American School of Classical Studies at Athens received the Medal of Honor for Achievement in Archaeology from the National Arts Club (NAC). The ceremony took place at the historic Tilden Mansion, home of the NAC, at 15 Gramercy Park South in New York City. Accepting the award was Alexander E. Zagoreos, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the American School.
The evening event was organized by Michele Kidwell Gilbert, Chair of the NAC’s Archaeology Committee. The ceremony featured presentations by Professor John McK. Camp and Professor Mary R. Lefkowitz, esteemed members of the American School's Board of Trustees and distinguished authorities in their respective fields. The program also included a performance of “The Mediterranean,” composed by Stephen F. Pekar and Isadora Duncan “Tanagra Figures,” staged by Lori Belilove.