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.
On March 8, American University of Armenia (AUA) lecturer of business communications and the founder of TEDxYerevan, Ms. Kristine Sargsyan, was included in the list of the 21 Remarkable Women Who are Changing Eastern Europe published by ostpol.de.
[wdacna.com] Dr. Armen Der Kiureghian, President of the American University of Armenia (AUA) visited the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America on July 18, 2017. Dr. Der Kiureghian, who was accompanied by Mrs. Aline Barsoumian, AUA’s Assistant Director of Development of Annual Giving and Engagement, met with the Diocesan Primate.
AUA hosted an official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health with several generations of the Turpanjian family present.
Support to Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) and Mining Transparency Project Launched at AUAJuly 19, 2017
The “Support to Enhance Armenia’s Capacity to Implement EITI and to Increase Transparency and Accountability in Mining Licenses and Contracts” project was launched at AUA.
Zaven and Sonia Akian were welcomed to AUA with their family where they attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony of the building named in their honor.
AUA’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) program and Center for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL) held the Sixth Student Research Conference for Graduate and Undergraduate students in linguistics and applied linguistics,
AUA hosted a public lecture and workshop titled “Towards 100% Renewable Energy” with keynote speaker, Ms. Veronica Rocha, Renewable Energy Branch Manager for the Hawaii State Energy Office (HSEO).
Quality of Care Training Organized by TRDP Entrepreneurs in Health Program for Practicing PhysiciansJuly 11, 2017
As part of the Entrepreneurs in Healthcare (EIH) project, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH) conducted a Quality of Care (QC) training for physicians practicing in rural Armenia.