YEREVAN- The Dinner with Six Strangers alumni mentoring program, initiated by the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development Office, continues to reconnect alumni with their alma mater. On January 24, 2014, alumna Gohar Khachatryan (PSIA ’05) hosted a dinner event with a group of graduate and undergraduate students from different academic departments and years of study.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On February 22, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program hosted a guest lecture entitled “European Identity and How it Matters in International Politics” and an academic training on “Information Sources and Research Design in European Studies,” delivered by Dr. Tom Casier, senior lecturer at the Brussels School of International Studies (University of Kent) and Jean Monnet chair.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On February 20, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment (AUA ACE), in partnership with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and Norsk Energi, the Norwegian consultancy leading a technical assistance to the small hydro-power sector in Armenia, organized a public event reviewing the results of a two-year project called “Sustainable Hydro-Power Development for Energy Security.”
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s AGBU Papazian Library hosted colleagues from the National Library of Armenia on February 18, 2014 for a tour of the Library facilities, giving both parties the opportunity to share their experiences in library management and to learn from each other.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Former professor in the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s LL.M. program Nicholas Koumjian was recently appointed as international co-prosecutor at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), a hybrid criminal tribunal trying international crimes.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Dr. Haroutune Armenian, president emeritus of the American University of Armenia (AUA), founding dean of the AUA School of Public Health (SPH), and current member of the Board of Trustees, recently gave an interview with Azdak Daily in which he speaks about his continued involvement with AUA. Dr. Armenian discusses the research he has conducted in conjunction with SPH, the recent launch of AUA’s undergraduate program, and his experience digitizing Armenian literature at AUA.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On February 13, 2014, the American University of Armenia’s (AUA) College of Science and Engineering (CSE) and the AUA Acopian Center for the Environment (AUA ACE) co-organized a public seminar on management of risks associated with hydro-power development in Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia – A team of researchers, alumni, and faculty from the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (AUA SPH) recently published an article entitled “Rate and Predictors of Postpartum Depression in a 22-year Follow-up of a Cohort of Earthquake Survivors in Armenia” in the Archives of Women’s Mental Health, the peer-reviewed official journal of the Section on Women’s Health of the World Psychiatric Association.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Legal Resource Center (AUA LRC), has joined forces with ADR Partners LLC, one of the pioneers of the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) movement in Armenia, to form the AUA Mediation and Arbitration Clinic.
TULCEA, Romania – The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Acopian Center for the Environment (AUA ACE) continues its partnership within the framework of an EU-funded Black Sea regional project on natural treatment systems (NTS) for wastewater (WasteNet).