AUA Pillars Ruth Bedevian and Ara Tekian Receive Ellis Island Medals of Honor

AUA Pillars Ruth Bedevian and Ara Tekian Receive Ellis Island Medals of Honor

March 23, 2017

NEW YORK—May 17 will be a special day for eight Armenian-American who are slated to receive the Ellis Island Medal of Honor during an official ceremony at the iconic and historic gateway for hundreds of thousands who were welcomed into the United States by the Statue of Liberty and made America their home.