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.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On May 12, Dr. Ara Tekian received the Ellis Island Medal of Honor presented by the National
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.
Boghos and Shoghakat Kalaidjian lived their lives and raised their children based on the bedrock of sound advice. Berj Kalaidjian
Yerevan, Armenia – On March 21, the American University of Armenia (AUA), the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative, as well as Scholae Mundi Armenia signed an agreement to create a $1 million scholarship fund for students from Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Jordan and Egypt.
Last year, philanthropists Berj and Sonia Kalaidjian made the future of Armenia a priority. Through the establishment of a named endowed scholarship at the American University of Armenia (AUA), they are ensuring deserving students the opportunity to study at AUA, regardless of their financial standing.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On January 21, 2017, four sophomore year Business students, Mery Yolyan, Narek Jarayan, Irina Poghosyan, and Hamlet Berakchyan made their way to Gavar orphanage.
GYUMRI, Armenia – This November, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Community is overwhelmingly proud to spread the word about one if its alumni’s latest generous donations.
In the fall of 2015, AUA launched its 100 Pillars Program to identify a select group of 100 benefactors who
International AUA Alumni Continue to Support the University’s Mission, and Make Way for the Next Generation of StudentsAugust 8, 2016
In anticipation of the upcoming 20 year reunion of the American University of Armenia (AUA) class of 1997, last September,