YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 18, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted more than fifteen civil society, governmental, educational, and international organizations in Akian Gallery to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) establishing the Environmental Education Network (EEN) in Armenia. The aim of EEN is to foster collaboration and partnership between its members to share experience, information, lessons learned and best practices in the field of environmental education (EE) and education for sustainable development (ESD).
PALERMO, Italy – From November 13-15, 2014, Chaghig Arzrouni-Chahinian, Registrar of the American University of Armenia (AUA), Gayane Davoyan, Senior Financial Aid Coordinator, Stella Kostanyan, Institutional Research Office Data Coordinator, and Sharistan Melkonian, Director of Assessment and Accreditation, participated in a workshop in Palermo, Italy, focused on quality assurance in academic affairs.
YEREVAN, Armenia – From November 13-14, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) organized a 2-day bilateral training workshop on cross cultural negotiations sponsored by NATO within the framework of NATO Week.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 11th and 13th, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) held screenings of the 2014 film, Watchers of the Sky, for undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff, in connection with “Law and Justice in Popular Culture” and “International Criminal Law.”
AUA School of Public Health Starts a Collaborative Project with University of Geneva in Switzerland and St. Anne’s Hospital in Brno, Czech RepublicNovember 12, 2014
The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation together with the Swiss National Science Foundation, through the University of Geneva, awarded the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health and the St. Anne’s Hospital in Brno, Czech Republic a joint research grant to implement a pilot project on smoking cessation counseling training for medical residents in Armenia and the Czech Republic.
School of Public Health Publishes Study on Underlying Dimensions of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among the Post-Earthquake Psychopathological Investigation Study CohortNovember 11, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health recently published a study on the underlying dimensions of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among the post-earthquake psychopathological investigation study cohort.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 1, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) held an Undergraduate Programs Open House for prospective students.
LA CRESCENTA, California – On November 9, 2014, Dr. Haroutune Armenian, President Emeritus of the American University of Armenia (AUA) and Chair of AUA’s Turpanjian Rural Development Program (AUA-TRDP) was a guest speaker on the subject of “AUA’s Turpanjian Rural Development Program in Armenia: Lessons Learned” at the Crescenta Valley Armenian Apostolic Church in LaCrescenta, California. His presentation discussed the objectives, accomplishments, and insights of the program.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 7, 2014, as part of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s participation in the Tempus GOVERN project, the university hosted 15 Armenian higher education institutions (HEIs) and agencies to a site visit and introduction to the Office of the Registrar and Center for Student Success.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 7, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) welcomed beloved Armenian writer, literary critic, and translator Krikor Beledian for a talk in Manoogian Hall. Beledian discussed the concept of art, in all its manifestations, as a form of mourning, speaking at length about Armenian poet Daniel Varoujan, whose work is famous for its tone of sadness, and who is the subject of Beledian’s 2014 book, “Daniel Varoujan, Experiencing Genocide.”
The American University of Armenia (AUA) is marking the hundred years’ passing of April 24, 1915 with a year-long program of lectures, exhibits, film screenings, and seminars.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 4, 2014, American University of Armenia (AUA) students of the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) had the opportunity to meet and speak with Zaven Akian, CEO of Western Filter, the world’s largest independent supplier of filtration systems to the aerospace and defense industries.