This year’s Commencement ceremonies celebrated a number of firsts for the American University of Armenia (AUA), including the inaugural AUA Presidential Commendation award, bestowed to Edward Avedisian. The award was given to the AUA Trustee and major benefactor of the University “In recognition of extraordinary achievements and distinguished service in the advancement of education in Armenia,” as stated on the Commendation.
On April 1, the San Francisco chapter of the Armenian Cultural Foundation held its annual fundraising event at the Green Hills Country Club in Millbrae, California with over 150 people in attendance.
SAN JOSE, California – On May 4, Dr. Mary A. Papazian was formally inaugurated as the 30th President of San Jose State University.
The American University of Armenia (AUA) is deeply saddened to announce the loss of Mr. Samuel Chekijian, a remarkable individual and philanthropist who cared deeply about the future of Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Last year, the American University of Armenia (AUA), as well as its Entrepreneurship and Product Innovation Center (EPIC), teamed up with Impact Hub Yerevan in establishing a fellowship program designed to support AUA undergraduate and graduate students interested in developing projects that aim to tackle social problems in Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On October 4, the AUA Community joined together in the Akian Gallery of the Paramaz Avedisian Building for a reception dedicated to all its students who have shown devotion to their country and their studies, by returning to the University after serving their term in the military.
YEREVAN, Armenia – In 2016 the American University of Armenia (AUA) and Impact Hub Yerevan joined forces in establishing a
AUA TRDP Supported Businesses Took Part in International Event: Armenia Regional Industrial Expo 2016September 18, 2016
On September 16-18, 2016 six successful rural businesses supported by the American University of Armenia’s Turpanjian Rural Development Program (AUA
U.S. Embassy Organized a Joint Sporting Event for Alumni From AUA and U.S. Government-sponsored Exchange ProgramsSeptember 12, 2016
YEREVAN, Armenia – On September 10, the AUA Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) and the U.S. Alumni Association of
Yerevan, Armenia— On September 6th, 2016 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the American University of Armenia (AUA)