Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan, Senior Researcher at the Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development (CHSR) within the Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH), was invited to speak at the Surgical Management of Lung Cancer: Modern Management international symposium.
YEREVAN, Armenia- On June 2, Arthur Khachatryan, American University of Armenia (AUA) alumnus, was appointed governor of Shirak Province. Khachartyan, a member of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation, was formerly the deputy minister of Territorial Administration and Development of Armenia.
On July 11 and 12, Maria Martirosyan, Compliance and Assessment Coordinator of the Office of Accreditation and Assessment, and Hayarpi Sahakyan, Office Coordinator of the Registrar’s Office at the American University of Armenia (AUA), participated in the Georgian National Dissemination Conference on promoting quality assurance and recognition of transnational education.
[Armenia TV News] AUA was the first university in the former Soviet Union to receive American accreditation. Twenty-five years ago it came to offer alternative Western education to students in Armenia and abroad. Since its foundation, AUA has produced approximately 3600 alumni, 75% of whom live and work in Armenia.
[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.