Alumni Story: An Interview with Dr. Lilit Nersisyan, CSE Adjunct Lecturer

Alumni Story: An Interview with Dr. Lilit Nersisyan, CSE Adjunct Lecturer

October 5, 2017

AUA has enhanced my skills in bioinformatics in several aspects. On one hand, I acquired a math and algorithmic background which is a must for a bioinformatician; on the other hand, I gained skills in software development and have already implemented and released a few bioinformatics software packages.

CSE Dean Aram Hajian Serves as Panelist in “Future Armenia” Forum

CSE Dean Aram Hajian Serves as Panelist in “Future Armenia” Forum

September 18, 2017

On September 11, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Dean of the College of Science and Engineering (CSE), Aram Hajian, served as a panelist in the “Future Armenia” forum, held at the Marriott Hotel in Yerevan. The event, co-organized by the World Bank and the Armenian government and dedicated to the 25th anniversary of their partnership, welcomed around 100 government representatives, academicians and private sector representatives.

Armenian Students Score High at International Math Competition

Armenian Students Score High at International Math Competition

August 21, 2017

From the 31st of July to the 6th of August, the University College London organized an annual International Math Competition (IMC), hosted by the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG). Delegations from three Armenian universities participated in the competition.

How to Start a Startup

How to Start a Startup

August 14, 2017

Starting from June 6 through July 13, every Tuesday and Thursday the Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science & Engineering (CSE) of the American University of Armenia (AUA) held How to Start a Startup classes led by Dr. Armen Petrosian. Students were encouraged to learn the basics behind starting an internet startup, and focused on how to evaluate ideas, get users, and raise seed funding.

Gosh Lake Question Discussed at AUA Conference Resurfaces

Gosh Lake Question Discussed at AUA Conference Resurfaces

August 13, 2017

[armenpress.am] During the AUA Ecotourism Conference of 2017, concerned citizens raised the issue of Gosh Lake. Minister Artsvik Minasyan and the activists agreed to meet at the Ministry of Nature Protection to further discuss how to address the issue. Read more about the outcomes of these discussions in this article.

Armenia’s First Solar Plant to Begin Construction in 2019

Armenia’s First Solar Plant to Begin Construction in 2019

August 2, 2017

[The Armenian Weekly] The American University of Armenia hosts both photovoltaic panels that generate electricity, as well as solar water heating panels that directly and efficiently heat water, offsetting natural gas demand.