August 16, 2014
July 24, 2014
MUENSTER, Germany – On July 22-25, 2014, Dr. Yevgenya Paturyan, assistant director of the American University of Armenia’s (AUA) Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) and senior lecturer in the Political Science and International Affairs program, presented a study entitled, “The Armenian Third Sector Twenty Years after the Post-Soviet Transition: Continuity or Change?” at the 11th International Conference of the International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR), entitled “Civil Society and the Citizen” in Muenster, Germany.
July 17, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – On July 9, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted the European Union (EU) visiting team for a day-long audit within the framework of the “PEOPLE” (Promoting Educational Organization through peoPLE) project. AUA is an implementing partner of this three-year project, which has become possible thanks to a 2013 Grant Agreement with the EU’s Education, Audiovisual and Cultural Agency (EACEA), within the framework of the Tempus Program. The other partner organizations in this project include higher education institutions from Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Kazakhstan, Georgia, and Armenia.
July 2, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – Continuing the reunion tradition established by the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s first graduating class, the Class of 1993, on July 7-11, 2014, AUA hosted Reunion Week 2014. The week of festivities brought together members of the Classes of 1994, 2009, and 2004 to celebrate their 20th, 10th, and 5th reunions, with alumni traveling from all over the world to attend.
June 10, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – Earlier this week, the American University of Armenia (AUA) launched the AUA for Syrian Armenians campaign in order to raise money for AUA Extension’s Syrian-Armenian assistance program. In this interview, Director of AUA Extension Dr. Arpie Balian, one of the driving forces behind the assistance program, shares more about how the program began, why it has been so popular, and who can benefit from it.
June 3, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 2-3, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA), in cooperation with the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, organized a memorial workshop on extremal combinatorics, cryptography, and coding theory, dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the esteemed mathematician Levon Khachatrian.
May 30, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA), in partnership with the Armenian Higher Education Initiative (AHEI) and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, is pleased to announce its 2014 Summer Program.
May 26, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – This month, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized a series of job orientation meetings for AUA students. Representatives from KPMG, EY Armenia, Beeline, and Brand ’N’ Gain presented paid internship and employment opportunities to graduating students.
April 30, 2014
LYON, France – Last month, as part of the Tempus project “Promoting Quality and Recognition of Transnational Education in Armenia and Georgia” (TNE_QA), the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Institutional Research Manager Anush Bezhanyan, Associate Dean for General Education Catherine Buon, and Director of Accreditation Sharistan Melkonian participated in a workshop entitled “External Quality Assurance: Options for Higher Education Managers” in Lyon, France.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Director of the Digital Library of Armenian Literature at the American University of Armenia (AUA) Meruzhan Karapetyan was recently featured as a guest of the “Hayetsaket” Program. In this interview, Karapetyan speaks about the work done by the AUA Digital Library since its establishment in 1999.