World-Famous Socrates Now Performed at AUA

World-Famous Socrates Now Performed at AUA

October 23, 2017

The event was co-organized by the Embassy of the Hellenic Republic to the Republic of Armenia, the RA Ministry of Culture, Elliniko Theatro and AUA to celebrate 25 years of diplomatic relations between Armenia and Greece.

Current Debates in Turkish Foreign Policy: the Case of Cyprus

Current Debates in Turkish Foreign Policy: the Case of Cyprus

October 9, 2017

On September 27, the Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program of the American University of Armenia (AUA) held a debate on Turkish foreign policy, exploring the case of the Republic of Cyprus. The topic was presented by Assistant Professor Dr. Muzaffer Şenel, also the director of the Center for Modern Turkish Studies at Istanbul Şehir University.

MA TEFL’s Professor Dodigovic Acts as Lead Guest Editor for TESOL International Journal

MA TEFL’s Professor Dodigovic Acts as Lead Guest Editor for TESOL International Journal

September 29, 2017

Professor Marina Dodigovic of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s MA TEFL program recently acted as lead guest editor for a special issue of the TESOL International Journal. The issue is dedicated to vocabulary teaching, learning and assessment, a timely topic as vocabulary research is one of the fastest growing areas in applied linguistics and TESOL.

LGBT Issues in Armenia

LGBT Issues in Armenia

September 29, 2017

On September 20, the Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program of the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Mr. Mamikon Hovsepyan, Executive Director of PINK Armenia, who delivered a seminar examining the politics of LGBT issues in Armenia. Mr. Hovsepyan discussed LGBT rights, the extent to which those rights are respected and upheld in Armenia, and the essential role of the Armenian government in protecting the LGBT community.