Category Archives: People

  1. 2020 Commencement Аddress by Zachary Karabashliev: Build and believe (We are all made of heroes)

    July 8, 2020 by American College of Sofia

    Two things to remember: BUILD your character, and BELIEVE.

  2. Joana Nikolova ’19: I Want to Be an Aerospace Engineer

    August 22, 2019 by American College of Sofia

    “I want to be making satellites
    and outer space projects that
    expand human knowledge.”

  3. Teodora Dimova: Let Us Be Like Children!

    June 5, 2019 by American College of Sofia

    Being like children comes to a person as naturally as eating when hungry, drinking water when thirsty. Children have the natural, innate knowledge that death is not the end, and so they do not fear it, do not fear animals, do not fear people. They feel trust towards all men. They do not care if these men are rich or poor, handsome or ugly, do not notice their wrinkles or age.

  4. ACS Trustees Ann Ferren and Avis Bohlen – Two Harvard-Radcliffe Alumnae at Lamont

    March 8, 2018 by American College of Sofia

    Harvard in those years was definitely the richer, more privileged institution; Radcliffe the poor relation. The boys’ accommodations in the Harvard houses were much nicer and more spacious than our shoe-box rooms in the Radcliffe dorms. We had to wait on tables and clean our own rooms; no work was required of the boys.

  5. Professor Georgi Atanasov ’45: Passion for Heights

    June 15, 2013 by American College of Sofia

    One of the two places where boys and girls could at least throw glances at each other was the cafeteria at mealtime. The student waiters were our messengers and helped us exchange notes. We respected them enormously for this favor they were doing for us. Sometimes we covered for them when they were sick. The other place where we met the girls was at choir practice. Needless to say, I was a member of the choir.