YEREVAN, Armenia – An alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) program Arpine Sargsyan, along with former AUA Professor Dr. SIvakumar Sivasubramaniam, recently published a paper entitled “Using Literature to Promote Language Learning: Issues and Insights for Implementation in Armenian Settings” in The Asian EFL Journal, an international peer-review journal.
Public Lecture by International English Textbook Author Celebrates Students’ Individual Learning NeedsNovember 21, 2013
YEREVAN, Armenia – On November 1, 2013, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted a public lecture by Ken Wilson entitled “They Aren’t Mixed Ability, They Are Differently Talented,” sponsored by the British Council Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia – We are excited to announce the on-going collaboration of our current student Kristina Yeritsyan with the editorial board of the Armenian literary e-journal arteria.am.
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 Certificate in Translation Program Contributes First Armenian Publication to The Brooklyn RailOctober 7, 2013
YEREVAN – A collaborative translation done by the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Lecturer in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) Shushan Avagyan and Associate Registrar Chaghig Arzrouni-Chahinian was recently published in InTranslation, the web-exclusive section of The Brooklyn Rail online periodical.
It is with great pleasure that the American University of Armenia (AUA) announces the appointment of Assistant Professor Irshat Madyarov as MA TEFL Program Chair.
Raichle Farrelly, a faculty member in the MA TEFL Program, has published an article in the journal Apples – Journal of Applied
AUA’s MA TEFL Program Collaborates with Local Universities for the Second Annual Student Research ConferenceJuly 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.
Addeh Hovassapian, an alumnus of the American University of Armenia’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language program, has won the British Council’s Blogathon 2013 competition.
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.