“From the beginning we had the feeling that this precious documentary, seemingly fragile yet in its essence as resilient and enduring as an archaeological artifact, would be awarded”, said FHIFF director Sara Ferro.
The IMF is an international organization conceived in 1944, which aims to foster global economic cooperation, ensure and maintain stability in the international monetary system, and to prevent economic crises.
The donations include two notable collections of books, one from Zaven and Sonia Akian and the other from Joseph Oughourlian.
For the past three years, the AUA Extension, through the generous support of AGBU, has worked tirelessly to provide high quality, relevant continuing education opportunities to government officials, professionals, students and teenagers in the independent Republic of Artsakh.
International Academic Community Celebrates AUA Professor Dr. Gregory Areshian’s Lifetime AchievementsFebruary 26, 2018
AUA professor Dr. Gregory Areshian, an archaeologist renowned for his role in the discovery of the 6,100 year-old wine amphorae in Areni and the world’s oldest shoe, received a festschrift for his sixty-fifth birthday.
AUA Adjunct Lecturer Zareh Tjeknavorian’s Short Film Nominated at First Hermetic International Film FestivalFebruary 16, 2018
The First Hermetic International Film Festival is dedicated to films that explore esoteric, mystical, occult, and other hermetic spiritual themes.
The event was attended by Zarmine Zeytuntsyan, Chair of the State Tourism Committee of Armenia, Deborah Grieser, USAID Armenia Mission Director, Sisak Mkhitaryan, Chief of Party, USAID “My Armenia” Program, Smithsonian Institution, Simon Jones, Senior Consultant, Solimar International, AUA Provost Dr. Randall Rhodes and AUA Extension Director Sergey Tantushyan.
The highlight of the event was a 90-minute panel discussion moderated by Dr. Shakeh Kaftarian, who chaired the Empowerment of Girls and Women in Armenia conference at AUA in April 2017.
Join us for our second Undergraduate Programs Open House scheduled on Saturday, February 17, 2018 starting at 11:00AM. Come and
Paper Co-Authored by AUA’s Varduhi Petrosyan Cited in New York Times Article on US Health Care SpendingJanuary 11, 2018
[NewYorkTimes] “It’s the prices, stupid,” written in 2003 by Uwe Reinhardt, Gerard Anderson, Peter Hussey and AUA’s Varduhi Petrosyan, found that people in the United States typically use about the same amount of health care services as those from other wealthy countries, but pay much more for it.