[media.am] Second-place winner Arpi Janyan studies at the American University of Armenia (AUA) Faculty of Business Administration. She writes pieces for the university newspaper, also turning her attention to the problems of the media.
[1tv.am] “The university did a great job of introducing Western educational culture to Armenia. Approximately 74% of our students stay in Armenia after they graduate from AUA,” says Vice President of AUA Ashot Ghazaryan.
Starting in the Fall 2017 semester, AUA will offer a minor in Environmental Studies to AUA undergraduate students.
[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.
[Armenpress]: “We must not forget the activity of the American University of Armenia which has a close connection with the economy and is a good center of preparing cadres. Here it is important to note that the university is constantly developing.”
Meghrigian Institute Serves Family Members of Fallen Soldiers and the Socially Vulnerable Population in ArtsakhAugust 1, 2017
In May-July of 2017, the Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology (Meghrigian Institute) of the AUA Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health launched an eye screening and care program for family members of fallen soldiers and the socially vulnerable population living in Stepanakert, Artsakh.
YEREVAN, Armenia – From June 27- July 4, the Department of Mathematics and Mechanics at Yerevan State University (YSU), in collaboration with the Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science & Engineering (CSE) of the American University of Armenia (AUA), held the Fourth Summer School of Mathematics and Applications at YSU’s guesthouse, Hamalsaran, located in Tsaghkadzor.
Last Friday, President Der Kiureghian gave a tour of AUA to Headmaster of Westminster School, Patrick Derham. The «Այբ» կրթական հիմնադրամ / Ayb Educational Foundation invited Mr. Derham to Armenia and he is visiting educational institutions including Ayb School, UWC Dilijan, Դիլիջանի կենտրոնական դպրոց / Dilijan Central School and Tumo Center for Creative Technologies.
Narine Abazian is the President and Founder of Women and Information Society NGO, and a graduate from AUA’s Industrial Engineering Program. Her organization, whose mission is “to contribute to the integration of women and girls in the Information Society of Armenia” is responsible for the fact that, since 2012, Armenia has celebrated International Girls in ICT Day (Information and Communications Technology). Recognition of this day works to encourage and empower girls to pursue careers in ICT.
YEREVAN, Armenia- On June 23-25, the Armenian Economic Association (AEA) 2017 annual meetings were jointly hosted by the departments of Economics and Management as well as Mathematics and Mechanics at Yerevan State University (YSU), and the American University of Armenia (AUA).
Earlier this summer, Dr. Mane Beglaryan, lecturer at the Manoogian Simone College of Business and Economics, was among AUA faculty involved in an exchange within the framework of the Erasmus+ Mobility program. Dr. Beglaryan spent a week in Nantes, France, and taught a week-long course on Human Resources Essentials at the Audencia Business School.
The newly established AUA Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing Lab brings dynamic data mapping as well as remote sensing capacity to AUA’s programs and research centers. Many of the disciplines offered at AUA are poised to benefit from the lab’s capabilities.