Team of PSIA Researchers Selected for Policy & Communications Project in Norway

Team of PSIA Researchers Selected for Policy & Communications Project in Norway

January 16, 2014

YEREVAN, Armenia – A team of researchers from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program was recently chosen by the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, based in Oslo, to participate in a project aiming to increase the capacity of university professionals in the South Caucasus and Central Asia to participate in and set the agenda for public debate.

PSIA Students Gain Hands-On Experience at the OSCE and the UN

PSIA Students Gain Hands-On Experience at the OSCE and the UN

January 14, 2014

YEREVAN, Armenia – For the third year in a row, students from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program visited the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and the United Nations (UN) as part of the “International Relations in Theory and Practice” course taught by Dr. Syuzanna Vasilyan, assistant professor in the PSIA program and Jean Monnet Chair of European Studies.

PSIA Holds Roundtable Discussion on Armenia’s Foreign Policy Course

PSIA Holds Roundtable Discussion on Armenia’s Foreign Policy Course

October 7, 2013

YEREVAN – On September 20, 2013, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program hosted a roundtable discussion, entitled “Armenia between the Customs Union (CU)/Eurasian Union and Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA)/Association Agreement (AA)/Eastern Partnership.”

AUA Students Gain Firsthand Experience in Diplomacy and Debate at Model European Union

AUA Students Gain Firsthand Experience in Diplomacy and Debate at Model European Union

July 31, 2013

YEREVAN – On May 16, 2013, first and second year students from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program participated in an on-campus Model European Union. Jean Monnet Chair of European Studies and Assistant Professor in AUA’s PSIA department Dr. Syuzanna Vasilyan organized the event as an opportunity for students to develop skills in diplomacy and political debate.

Public Lecture: The Religion and Politics of Cruelty

Public Lecture: The Religion and Politics of Cruelty

May 6, 2013

The U.S. Embassy in Armenia and the Political Science and International Affairs Program of the American University of Armenia (AUA) presents a public lecture on the “Religion and Politics of Cruelty” by Professor Ivan Strenski of the University of California, Riverside.