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.

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.

The Crisis in Democratic Governance in Armenia and the US

The Crisis in Democratic Governance in Armenia and the US

September 15, 2017

On September 6, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program hosted Eric Hacopian, a California-based political consultant, for a seminar comparing and contrasting the crisis in democratic governance in Armenia with the current political events in the United States and Western Europe.

AUA Professor Yevgenya Jenny Paturyan (PSIA ‘02) Co-authors New Book

AUA Professor Yevgenya Jenny Paturyan (PSIA ‘02) Co-authors New Book

April 4, 2017

YEREVAN, Armenia – A publication by Routledge on political risks and business environment in the Black Sea region includes a chapter on Armenia co-authored by Yevgenya Jenny Paturyan, an American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Sciences and International Affairs (PSIA) Assistant Professor and alumna.

PSIA Meeting with David Akopyan: How to Work for the United Nations

PSIA Meeting with David Akopyan: How to Work for the United Nations

March 30, 2017

YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 30, one of American University of Armenia (AUA)’s first graduates, David Akopyan, met with students from the Political Sciences and International Affairs (PSIA) program to share his experience on working for the United Nations (UN).