YEREVAN, Armenia — A few months after Armenia officially joined the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union last year, it watched with growing concern, if not horror, as its almighty neighbor retreated day by day into ever-deeper international isolation.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On April 27, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program held a seminar entitled “Political Power is more than Deontic Power” with speaker and AUA instructor Arshak Balayan.
The Washington Post: On eve of anniversary, Turkey’s ‘cultural genocide’ of Armenian history is ongoingApril 23, 2015
YUKARI BAKRACLI, Turkey — This tiny Kurdish village outside the city of Van in Turkey’s southeast is home to the ruins of a once-famous 11th-century Armenian Christian monastery.
Talking with Tankian: AUA Hosts System of a Down Frontman for Discussion on Life, Music, and the Future of ArmeniaApril 23, 2015
YEREVAN, Armenia – On April 22, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Serj Tankian, musician, poet, activist, and lead singer of the rock band System of a Down, for an open dialogue with AUA faculty member Hilda Grigorian.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Throughout the month of April, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Undergraduate Student Council (USC) organized a ‘Genocide Movie Screening Series’ of films related to the commemoration of genocides around the world.
PSIA Students Debate Characteristics of Armenian National Identity with Officers from Vazgen Sargsyan Military InstituteApril 21, 2015
YEREVAN, Armenia – On April 20, 2015, graduate students of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program held a debate on the topic of ‘Armenian national identity’ with officers in training at the Vazgen Sargsyan Military Institute.
Roundtable Discussion at AUA Brings Attention to the Future of Inclusive and Resilient Schools in ArmeniaApril 20, 2015
Yerevan, Armenia – On April 17, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Acopian Center for the Environment (ACE), in partnership with the RA Ministry of Urban Development and the United Nations Children’s Fund in Armenia (UNICEF), held a roundtable discussion on seismic safety, energy and resource efficiency, and inclusiveness of schools.
Yerevan, Armenia—On April 17, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA)‘s Acopian Center for the Environment hosted Ruben Khachatryan, Director of the Yerevan Zoo, for an inside look at his experience transforming the developmental direction of the Yerevan Zoo into one that models it as a major educational venue in the community.