CUTing Edge: An American Space
The CUTing Edge aims to provide an inspirational place where people can relax and embrace technology, become innovators and present their work to the worldwide community. It also aims to promote entrepreneurship for young people, introduce various possibilities that are available out there and prepare them for today’s competitive business and working environment.
Finally, the CUTing Edge aims to introduce various aspects of American culture and promote the English language and study possibilities that the US has to offer. The CUTing Edge team is composed of dedicated people from different backgrounds who are committed to providing superior service to visitors and members.
Dimitrios Boglou - Director / Coordinator
Dimitrios Boglou is a German and English instructor at the Language Centre of the Cyprus University of Technology. He holds a M.A. in TESOL/TEFL from St. Michael’s College, Colchester,Vermont, USA. He has a M.A in Multimedia teaching from Friedrich Alexander University, Nuremberg, Germany and a B.A. in German language from Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas, USA. In the past, Dimitris has taught language labs in a tertiary environment at the University of Texas, Texas State University (formerly Southwest Texas State University), Hannover University in Germany and St.Michaels’s University. Dimitris has been involved in various European projects such as Grundtvig and Lucide. His research interests include ESAP course development, CALL, sociolinguistics and language evaluation.
Loucas Gregoriou - 3D Modeling & Video Production Specialist/trainer
Loucas Gregoriou is studying Multimedia and Graphic Arts at Cyprus University of Technology. He holds a BSc degree from the department of Civil Engineering and Geomatics in the field of Geomatics Engineering at Cyprus University of Technology. His interests include photography, cinematography, media production and gaming.
Atanas Lambov - IT Support
Atanas is a third year student at Cyprus University of Technology at the department of Computer Engineering and Informatics. He was born in Bulgaria, but lives in Cyprus since 2007. He is interested in computer technology and computer networks. His hobbies include gaming, football and reading fantasy / sci-fy books. He is fluent in Bulgarian, Greek and English.
Nicolas Karatzas - Photography & Video Assistant
Nicolas is a third year student at Cyprus University of Technology at the department of Multimedia and Graphic Design. Nicolas has previous experience with offset and digital printing machines and Graphic design creations. He is interested in Print Making, Web Design, Animation and Motion Graphics.
Mirofora Alexandrou- Photography Specialist
Mirofora is a third year student at the Cyprus University of Technology in the Department of Multimedia & Graphic Design. Mirofora is from Limassol, Cyprus and she is hoping to become a successful Graphic Designer and Web Designer. Her hobbies include dancing and swimming. She is currently attending the final level in logistics.
Iisa Amalia Michael- Web Page Administrator
Amalia is a third year student at Cyprus University of Technology at the department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts. Her interests include Graphic Design, Photography and Video Production. She has been taking modern and contemporary dance lessons since she was 5 years old at the Moving Arts Centre. She participated in many dance and theatre performances and was examined in exams for the ISTD. She is interested in pursuing Digital Performance and Interactive Visual Performance career.
Evridiki Papaiakovou - Photography & Event Specialist
Evridiki is a third year student at Cyprus University at the department of Multimedia and Graphic Design. In her past she was a swimming and kayak athlete. Her interests include photography, filming, web design and animation.
Panayiota Tsiapou - Photography Specialist
Panayiota is currently in the fourth year of his studies in the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Design at the Cyprus University of Technology. She is energetic, passionate student with experience in multimedia, graphic design, photography and fine arts. Solid communication and collaboration skills with background in successful work. Technically proficient in European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL Certificate), Adobe programs and Mac Office.
Michalis Antoniou - Electrical Engineer
Michalis is a second year student at Cyprus University of Technology at the department of Electrical Engineering. He does a lot of extreme sports (bmx, snowboard, downhill, windsurfing, slacklining, …). His interests are mainly racing drones (use them for cinematography or for racing), which he uses 3D design and 3D printing to build or repair any parts needed.
Fanis Mahmalat - Multimedia specialist & Photographer
Fanis Mahmalat is currently studying Multimedia and Graphic Arts at Cyprus University of Technology. Coming from Larnaca, a town at the east coast of Cyprus, he is now established in Limassol due to his studies’ obligations. He is interested in Web Design/Development, Motion Graphics and Video Production. He has previous experience with design software and workflow.
Lefteris Stasi - Photography Specialist/Electrical Engineer
Lefteris is an undergraduate student at the Cyprus University of Technology and currently attending his first year of studies in the field of Electrical Engineering. He is a freelance photographer based in Cyprus and his interests include photography, computer engineering, crafting and travelling. He also attended in several Erasmus+ Youth Exchange programs.
Loizos Hadjiloizou - IT Support Assistant Electrical Engineer
Loizos is a first year student at Cyprus University of Technology at the Department of Electrical Engineering. He is seeking an apprenticeship in the bio-electronics and robotics industries. His hobbies range from, table tennis and chess up to reading books concerning psychology.
Maria Nikodemou - Multimedia and Office Assistant
Maria is an undergraduate student at Cyprus University of Technology at the department of Multimedia and Graphic Design. She holds a BSc degree from the department of Civil Engineering and Geomatics at Cyprus University of Technology. Her hobbies include dancing, piano and painting. She is interested in Graphic Design, Photography, Video Production and Web Design.