NEW YORK CITY – On December 11, 2014, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) hosted an informal meet and greet in their New York offices with American University of Armenia (AUA) alumni and important members of AUA leadership, including President Dr. Armen Der Kiureghian and Vice President of Development Lorraine Alexander.
LOS ANGELES – The American University of Armenia (AUA) and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is excited to announce a new AUA-UCLA Summer Intensive Program in Armenian Studies, which will be offered for the first time in summer 2015 at AUA. On January 15, 2015, a ceremony was held at the UCLA campus to celebrate this momentous collaboration.
It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Krikor Soghikian.
YEREVAN, Armenia – American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) student Raffi Elliot was recently interviewed by ImYerevan, an online Armenian lifestyle magazine, about the past, present, and future of the medical industry in Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Within the framework of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s 1915 Centennial series, Tom Samuelian, Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, has recently been involved in several conferences around the globe discussing genocide recognition and future relations between Armenia and Turkey.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On December 20, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Business Center hosted Armen Ashotyan, Minister of Education and Science, for his Year-End Press Conference.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On December 18, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Master of Laws (LL.M.) Program hosted a master class on Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) conducted by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Corporate Partner Mr. Sebastian Lawson.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On December 18, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program presented their research project entitled, “Integration vs. Security: Revisiting Armenia’s Decision to Join the Customs Union.”
YEREVAN, Armenia – On December 17, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) welcomed Harutyun Marutyan for a lecture on “The Karabagh Movement and Genocide Memory: Old Challenges – New Trends,” which covered topics within the framework of his book, “Iconography of Armenian Identity: The Memory of Genocide and the Karabagh Movement.”
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) has completed its study entitled “Armenian Civil Society after Twenty Years of Transition: Still Post-Communist?” funded by the Academic Swiss Caucasus Net (ASCN).
In December 2014, the Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology (Meghrigian Institute) of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s School of Public Health concludes the project “Visual Impairment and Vision – Related Quality of Life Among Patients with Cataract Surgery in Sevan Regional Ophthalmic Unit, Gegharkunik Marz.”