From October 6-8, 2014, Irshat Maydarov, Teaching English as a Foreign Language Program Chair, Perouz Taslakian, Computational Sciences Program Chair, and Sharistan Melkonian, Director of Accreditation, participated in a workshop in Leuven, Belgium for program chairs, deans, and quality assurance administrators focused on improving academic programs.
Yerevan Municipality Invites AUA Acopian Center for the Environment to Deliver Extracurricular Environmental Education Program to Yerevan Public SchoolsOctober 20, 2014
Yerevan Municipality has invited the AUA Acopian Center for the Environment to deliver innovative extracurricular environmental education courses to public middle and high school students.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On October 10, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) unveiled a plaque in honor of Richard Hovannisian, who has donated his professional library of 1,894 books to AUA’s AGBU Papazian Library.
YEREVAN, Armenia — On October 14, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) honored Vartan Gregorian for donating his book collection to the AGBU Papazian Library.
Conversation with Two Great Men of Education: Media Coverage of AUA’s Talk with Mihran Agbabian and Vartan Gregorian – October 14, 2014October 16, 2014
On October 14, 2014, Mihran Agbabian and Vartan Gregorian gave a fascinating talk about their lives, careers, and the future of the American University of Armenia.
On September 28, 2014, close to 100 supporters in the Bay Area came together in support of the American University of Armenia (AUA) College of Science and Engineering for a lively benefit dinner at the home of Jack and Suzy Koumjian in Hillborough, California. Over $250,000 was raised thanks to generous contributions from both guests and outside benefactors.
“State of the Middle East: Iraq, Syria, Libya, Yemen” by Sarah Leah Whitson, Executive Director, Middle East and North Africa Division of Human Rights WatchOctober 16, 2014
YEREVAN – On October 10, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program hosted a talk on the “State of the Middle East: Iraq, Syria, Libya and Yemen.” The talk was delivered by Sarah Leah Whitson, Executive Director of the Middle East and North Africa Division of Human Rights Watch.
AUA MPH Alumna Publishes Her Master Project in Internationally Ranked Peer-Reviewed Journal Health Care for Women InternationalOctober 16, 2014
AUA MPH Alumna Ruzanna Grigoryan, MD, MPH (2007), has published her master’s project exploring the reasons for Armenian women’s high satisfaction with objectively poor quality childbirth services in the internationally ranked peer-reviewed academic journal Health Care for Women International.
On October 14, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program hosted a talk titled “Democracy Within (Non-State) Organizations: Why and How? ” with Professor Axel Gosseries, Louvain University (Belgium), Chaire Hoover d’éthique économique et sociale.
AUA is pleased to announce the appointment of Lorraine Alexander as the new Vice President of Development and Zara Zeitountsian as the new Director of Communications.
TCPA Presents Research at 20th Annual Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference in Sheffield, UKOctober 13, 2014
Yerevan, Armenia – The American University of Armenia Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) presented its study on volunteering in Armenia at the 20th Annual Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference held in Sheffield, United Kingdom from September 10th-11th.