ACCOLADES:  Tatevik Sargsyan, Certificate in Translation Program Alumna

ACCOLADES: Tatevik Sargsyan, Certificate in Translation Program Alumna

November 7, 2013

YEREVAN, Armenia – The Certificate in Translation program is proud to announce that our alumna Tatevik Sargsyan is involved in the translation and editing of the films shown during this year’s SunChild International Environmental Festival in Yerevan, which is a biennial event organized by the Armenian Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets and the only environmental festival in the South Caucasus region.

AUA’s MA TEFL Program Collaborates with Local Universities for the Second Annual Student Research Conference

AUA’s MA TEFL Program Collaborates with Local Universities for the Second Annual Student Research Conference

July 23, 2013

The American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted the Second Annual Student Research Conference. Over 60 students, faculty, and other in-service professionals attended the conference. The program featured 24 papers and posters in the fields of linguistics and applied linguistics presented by graduate students and recent alumni from AUA, the Armenian-Russian (Slavonic) University, and Yerevan State University.

AUA Public Lecture: The Case for a Pan-Caucasian Alphabet

AUA Public Lecture: The Case for a Pan-Caucasian Alphabet

April 4, 2013

On Friday March 22, guest lecturer Dr. Vazgen Ghazaryan, Ph.D. in Physics from Yerevan State University, presented his proposal for a Pan-Caucasian Alphabet that maintains the phonetic nuances of Caucasian languages, which have been lost with the usage of oversimplified Cyrillic alphabets.

AUA Launches Preschool English Childcare Program

AUA Launches Preschool English Childcare Program

January 23, 2013

The Center for Research in Applied Linguistics at the American University of Armenia is launching an English language childcare program for preschoolers, designed to provide children with an immersive English learning environment, while enhancing creative, intellectual and social skills.