AUA alumnus Karen Yeghiazaryan (MBA ‘12) is CEO, Chairman of the Management Board at Evocabank.
The NorArar team joined efforts to implement psychosocial interventions for affected children living in Vanadzor.
"AUA helps you get in the right mindset, think through issues critically and approach them with a problem-solving demeanor."
The fund was established with the help of the crowdfunding campaign organized by Dr. John Bilezikian, an AUA Benefactor.
Aghabalyan (BAEC ‘20), Asryan (BAEC ‘20), Ghazaryan (BAEC ‘20), and Pilibbossian (BAEC ‘19) founded OH Girls: A memory collective in 2020.
|1lurer.am| He was elected to the post by the National Assembly of Artsakh.
The graphic novel is created by Yelling Studio in sponsorship with Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and powered by TUMO Center for Creative Technologies.
"Being at AUA gave me my independence with a safety net of friends and lecturers to help me along the way."
The three-day online staff training was in MS Excel.
Amiryan's experience at AUA and WPI equipped him to continue his studies.
Hovsepyan made rapid advancements in her career after graduating.
|Public TV| The Minister of Health comments on COVID-19 vaccination. /ARM/
"What excites me the most in mathematics is its accuracy."
The minister commented on the recent meeting with President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan, among other topics. /ARM/
|CivilNet| The Foreign Minister of Artsakh answers geopolitical questions about the Republic.
The authors are PSIA Chair Dr. Vahram Ter-Matevosyan and Anna Drnoian (MPSIA ’14).
The book is a result of a research project, implemented in 2012-2016.
|Armenpress| The decree was signed by President Sarkissian based on the Prime Minister’s proposal.
|Shant TV| Tandilyan presents the ongoing social support programs for displaced Artsakh residents. /ARM/
|EVN Report| Kanadyan discusses the wins and losses of the countries in the region.
The authors are Aida Giloyan, Dr. Vahe Khachadourian, Dr. Varduhi Petrosyan, and Dr. Tsovinar Harutyunyan.
The article explores smoking cessation knowledge, attitude, and practice among TB physicians.
|Azatutyun| Dr. Varduhi Petrosyan and Lena Nanushyan (MPH ’05) comment on the drawbacks. /ARM/
|Public Radio of Armenia| He assumed the position by the decree of the President of Artsakh.
|EVN Report| Kanadyan shares his list of must-dos in today's "national catastrophe."
|Public TV| Tandilyan discusses the pressing issues for displaced Artsakh residents. /ARM/
The newly appointed minister presents social support programs for Artsakh residents. /ARM/
|Armenia TV| Sahakyan notes that Azerbaijan is obligated to ensure the physical immunity of POWs. /ARM/
|168.am| Advisor to the President of Artsakh also commented on the negotiation process.
|CivilNet| According to the minister, Artsakh is now a humanitarian disaster zone. /ARM/
|Armenpress| Arayik Harutyunyan appointed her as Minister of Labor, Social and Housing Affairs of Artsakh.
The AUA SPH team organized a workshop and participated in poster display sessions.
The article was published in the International Journal of Public Health.
The article was published in the academic journal BMC Health Services Research.
The thesis was published in the academic journal Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals.
|EVN Report| Kanadyan shares facts and context around the real perpetrator of the war.
Members of the AUA community participated in the 212-km Race Around Lake Sevan.
Narek is skilled in the fields of art, theology, law, and movie production.
|Public TV| Akopyan will study at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. /ARM/
Chalakhyan tells her story of making tremendous professional progress in a short time.
Zakaryan recently published a children's book of 100 games.
The article was recently published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
The dean and alumnae of the Turpanjian School of Public Health were published in the Nursing Journal of Management.
Ara Shamirzayan (MSCIS ‘05), director of R&D at Webb Fontaine Group, spoke at the webinar.
|Aravot| Badalyan (LL. M. '07) was appointed to Syunik First Court by the RA President. /ARM/
Poghosyan's article explores both sides of international debt.
The webinars aid alumni in coping with the reality imposed by the global pandemic.
Tadevosyan discovered his love for data science in the IESM Program.
|Itel.am| Gevorg Soghomonyan and Armine Galstyan rank highly for their achievements.
|CivilNet| Grigoryan (MPSIA ’11) is the Secretary of the Security Council of Armenia.
They are the first father and son to study in the same cohort.
The article examines the impact of the EU’s human rights policy in Armenia and Georgia.
Thomas published her research on anemia among children in India.
|Mediamax| Ashughatoyan (LL.M. '10) is the founding and managing partner at LegalLab Armenia CJSC. /ARM/
Alumni asked questions about the University's present and future.
Krisp is a noise reduction app co-founded by AUA alumnus Artavazd Minasyan (MBA ‘12).
Akopian applies her skills from AUA in her career as a theater director.
|A1Plus.am| Zhamakochyan took office in the RA Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs. /ARM/
To Avanesyan, an open mind is essential to building a successful future.
|Public TV| "We are adopting new strategies to have a more effective response to the pandemic." /ARM/
Dr. Papieva has experience in Armenia, India, and Switzerland.
In our interview, he told us about his background, Krisp, his formula for career success, and more.
|Shant TV| On World No Tobacco Day, the Deputy Health Minister talked about the negative impact of tobacco use. /ARM/
|The Armenian Mirror-Spectator| AUA adjunct lecturer Areg Vardanyan (MBA '15) is co-founder and CMO of ForgeFiction.
|A1 Plus| He assumed the position by the decree of President Arayik Harutyunyan. /ARM/
Passionate dedication to the pursuit of short-term goals in order to achieve bigger ones.
|News.am| Lena Nanushyan (MPH ’05) says the Ministry will adjust its strategy as the situation evolves.
|Yerevan Today| The AUA alumna was appointed by a decree of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. /ARM/
|Public TV| Lena Nanushyan (MPH '05) comments on the effectiveness of COVID-19 risk management. /ARM/
|Panorama.am| The Deputy Health Minister says Armenia can administer 1,000 tests daily.
Dr. Vardanyan shares his work and life experience in our interview.
|Panorama.am| Kocharyan was appointed by the decree of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. /ARM/
He told us about his educational and teaching experience, current practice as a lawyer, and more.
Monika Kesoyan, Nare Harutyunyan, Gayane Grigoryan, and Ani Sirekanyan translated 'Becoming.'
|News.am| The book also discusses Armenia's foreign policy in light of the 2003 Iraq War. /ARM/
Epidemiologists Dr. Haroutune Armenian, AUA President Emeritus, and Dr. Vahe Khachadourian (MPH '11), SPH assistant professor, answer questions about coronavirus.
In the interview, she reflects on her years at AUA, educational experience at TUM, and more.
|Public TV| AUA senior counselor and coordinator advises to focus on positive aspects of self-isolation. /ARM/
Dean Dr. Varduhi Petrosyan and Assistant Professor Dr. Vahe Khachadourian (MPH ’11) were interviewed by Voice of Armenians.
Public health specialists advise on how to behave during the coronavirus pandemic. /ARM/
|Civilnet| AUA assistant professor presented the consequences of pandemics on our society.
The CHSR tobacco control team made several presentations.
|Armenpress| Deputy Minister of Health presented the Ministry's measures in the state of emergency. /ARM/
|Azatutyun TV| She says the consequences of COVID-19 will be more visible in the II and III trimesters. /ARM/
"The knowledge I got at AUA is the biggest contribution to my achievements."
Her startup SOFETCH is a consumer service platform.
Singapore’s example can be an essential lesson to learn how ...
Arakelyan talked about mathematics, music and harmony.
Scholarship gifts help AUA to maintain its need-blind admission policy and ...
In the interview, she told us about her incentives to study at AUA and ...
She has almost 40 years’ experience in public service and international development.
"I still find Data Science more and more fascinating."
The idea was initiated by Gayane Selimyan (M PSIA '02) and Ruzanna Balayan (MBA '99).
Hayrapetyan was appointed by a decree of the President of Armenia.
|Asbarez| The Armenian Trade Network announces business excellence awards recipients.
The discussion centered on the new youth policy that is currently being drafted by the Ministry.
The book documents Tumanyan’s role in organizing orphanages for Genocide survivors.
The authors are Diana Torosyan (MA TEFL ‘16) and Dr. Irshat Madyarov.
Aida Giloyan (MPH ’07) made a poster presentation at EVER 2019.
The topics of the ranged from internal audit, risk management to fraud and cybersecurity.
Nune Truzyan (MPH ‘03) presented a poster co-authored by Varduhi Petrosyan.
The translation was done by AUA alumna Anna Grigoryan (BA EC ’18).
Shogher Grigoryan (C Tr. ‘19) has translated the chapter “Life.”
“Navigating between international recognition paradigms: prospects and challenges for Nagorno Karabakh”
The theme of the homecoming events was Return, Reflect, Reconnect.
"The culture of AUA motivates you to learn and achieve more."
Many alumni traveled from abroad to Armenia for the event.
“The assessment process is my vision of how to build a strong team.”
"AUA had a great impact on my life. It changed my viewpoint and widened my horizons."
Dr. Galoyan is the recipient of the School of Education PhD Student Research Excellence Award.
Avoyan is a successful serial entrepreneur and startup investor.
"AUA with its high quality of education is comparable to top institutions in the U.S."
The trip was led by world-renowned historian, archaeologist and AUA Professor Dr. Gregory Areshian.
Elina Harutyunyan and Edward Poghosyan will attend MIT’s Master of Finance program.
Alumni Success Story: Hasmik Kocharyan (MPH ’99) Shares her Story of Working with Oxfam and World Vision
Kocharyan recounts the impact AUA has had on her career.
Drnoian has also assumed a position at AUA.
Soghomonyan was offered a number of different books she could pick from but her choice fell on...
At work, she puts the knowledge and skills she gained at AUA into practice.
"Pursuing an education at AUA was one of the best decisions in my life," notes Dr. Akopyan.
Alumni Highlights: Artyom Yepremyan (MS SM ‘18) Continues his Educational Journey at SKEMA Business School
"The quality of education mostly depends on what the student does to achieve better results," remarked Yepremyan.
Nayiri Shorjian (M PSIA ‘16) and Varak Sisserian (M PSIA ‘17): A Couple Determined to Build Their Future in Armenia
“One of the things AUA taught me is that personal values as well as culture play an important role in the quality of education you get," says Shorjian.
"At AUA I managed to learn what really matters in education," shared Bunarjyan.
AUA’s Arevik Anapiosyan and Ruben Malayan Appointed to the Board of Trustees of the State Academy of Fine Arts of Armenia
Arevik Anapiosyan (M PSIA ’08) and Ruben Malayan became members of the SAFAA Board of Trustees in January, 2019.
Alumni Success Story: Samuel Samuelyan (MBA ’02) Shares the Secret of Starting a Successful Business Career
"I believe that AUA is and will be the torchbearer of education for the generations to come," says Samuelyan.
Stepan Khzrtian, Esq. (LL.M. 10), Founding Partner of LegalLab, Sees the Growth of AUA and Armenia Going Hand-in-Hand
“AUA offers a Western education in the heart of Armenia, giving students the best of both worlds,” said Khzrtian.
Lilit Makaryan (MBA ‘11), Product Manager at Nordnet Digital Investment bank, noted, "Choosing AUA was one of the best decisions I’ve made in my life."
"We decided to give back to AUA to express our gratitude and enable another student to have this valuable and life-changing experience," the couple noted.
[iTtel] Zeytunyan talks about the Prototyping Laboratory, its purpose and mission.
“It was a great honor for me to be able to have my humble input into the tremendous value that AUA adds in Armenia,” Tandilyan said.
"Everything is possible to achieve in case of political will, desire, and financial support," says Abazian.
"As the Poppies Bloomed" is the second book-length translation by Hayarpy Sahakyan (Class of 2014).
Alumni Success Story: Raffi Elliott (M PSIA ‘15) Successfully Combines Web-Entrepreneurship and News Correspondence
"I am a businessman by necessity, but my passion has always been political science and related topics," says Elliott.
Javakhyan was one of the ten winners selected from a pool of 10,000 applicants who competed for the OFID Scholarship in 2018.
Continuing the established tradition of coming together in different parts of the world, AUA alumni gathered in Glendale, U.S., on January 13, 2019, and in Yerevan, Armenia, on January 26, 2019.
Hartounian is the President of GOALS (Girls of Armenia Leadership Soccer), the only sports development NGO in Armenia.
Avetyan is a business consultant and trainer in management, marketing, digital marketing, sales, as well as tourism and hospitality services.
AUA Alumni Mane Tandilyan (MBA ’02), Narek Mkrtchyan (PSIA ’13), Anush Begloian (MBA ’95), and Meri Galstyan (LL.M. ’12) Elected to RA Parliament
[EVN Report] The AUA alumni will serve for the 7th convocation of Armenia’s National Assembly.
Baghdasaryan is currently earning a dual graduate degree at the University of Texas at Dallas.
"My bachelor studies at AUA have had a big impact on my development," said Hakobyan in the interview.
The presentation explored the level of knowledge, attitude, and practice on cervical cancer and its screening.
"I can hardly imagine that any of this would have happened without the aspiration that AUA gave me," Guloyan says.
[24News] Loretsyan earned his Master of Science in Economics degree from AUA in 2018.
AUA Stories blog is a collection of stories compiled by the undergraduate students of the AUA E&C program.
“The most important product of the American University of Armenia is you, our alumni," said AUA President Dr. Armen Der Kiureghian.
Anna Grigoryan’s (E&C ‘18) Armenian translation of Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s story “The Yellow Wallpaper” is now published.
In the clip, Ghevondyan (ME IESM '06) reflects on his move to Armenia, his education and successful career in the homeland.
The event was organized by the Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) of AUA and held at the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to the Russian Federation.
The 25 participants, who studied in various AUA programs, raised over $3,500 to support students.
The class became the first group to join the AUA Pillars, who pledge to support the University through unrestricted giving that allows AUA to further support its students.
[YerkirMedia] Hambardzumyan earned her Master's degree in Political Science and International Affairs from AUA in 2003.
"I can say that AUA had a huge impact on my career and prepared me for my future endeavors," noted Ani Kyureghyan.
[Armenpress] Nanushyan earned her Master of Public Health degree from AUA in 2005.
AUA Alumna Zoya Barseghyan (LL.M. '18) Appointed Interim Head of PR Department at RA President's Office
[Mediamax] Barseghyan earned her Master of Laws degree from AUA in 2018.
[News Armenia] Avanesyan earned her Master of Laws degree from AUA in 2004.
[Yerkir Media] Anapiosyan graduated from AUA's Plitical Science and International Affairs Program back in 2008.
[Armenpress] On May 4, President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian signed a decree on appointing Poghosyan adviser to the President on voluntary basis
[News.am] Armen Grigoryan graduated from the Yerevan State University and the American University of Armenia.
"During my two years at AUA I developed the idea that language is a tool to think and live outside the box," said Papikyan.
Arthur Khachatryan is the RA Minister of Agriculture, Mane Tandilyan holds the office as the RA Minister of Labor and Social Affairs.
The mission of Shabeeg is to present the Armenian Heritage to the world as well as to promote “Made in Armenia” products.
According to the survey, 89% of alumni living in Armenia are employed. While in the early years of AUA’s existence many alumni sought work abroad, there has been a distinct downtrend in alumni leaving Armenia according to the report.
AUA alumni living and working in Barcelona and London had the chance of meeting each other and learning about the recent developments of their alma mater.
AUA Alumni Asanet Aloyan (MBA ’16), Naira Avchyan (MBA ’08) and Artur Sayadyan (L.L.M ’17) Arrive at Tufts University for Fletcher School’s Tavitian Scholars Program
[Mirror Spectator] The program has an impressive array of alumni who work in mid-to-senior level positions in the office of Armenia’s president, the parliament, Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Justice and Economy, and other government institutions.
Balu Rajan and Shabitha Alexander came to Armenia from Chennai (formerly called Madras), the capital of Tamil Nadu, India, with the intention of pursuing their education in medicine. Neither had any particular connection to Armenian history or culture or to the country itself.
[Ankakh] "In every job, you need to put in sufficient effort to get the best results. I believe that showing full commitment does not go unnoticed," said Korkotyan.
AUA Alumnus (MBA ’11) Arevshat Meliqsetyan Shares His Experience at AUA, Cambridge and in Life With Armenian Public TV
[ArmenianPublicTV] "AUA opened up a new door to a western style education. When I first entered the building, I was cut off from reality for a while and forgot I was in Armenia," said Meliqsetyan.
[Asbarez] Abrahamian joins the ANCA-WR team after a 3-year stint in Armenia where he worked in Goris' IT sector for one year and then completed his master’s degree in political science and international affairs at AUA in Yerevan.
[168.am] "The education I received at AUA's School of Public Health has been very important for me, not only in terms of the knowledge and skills gained there, but also the atmosphere, the opportunities and the values provided," said Minasyan.
YEREVAN, Armenia – From November 28-30, Shahane Mnatsakanyan, a 2017 alumna from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health, presented part of her thesis project at the MediPIET (Mediterranean Program for Intervention Epidemiology Training) annual scientific conference in Brussels, Belgium. The theme of this year’s conference was “Regional […]
"My years at AUA were probably the most memorable and life changing years of my life. During those two years I met great people, I won a Balian Award for Best Student at AUA, and I won a Presidential Award for Best Master's Student of the year," said Grigoryan.
"AUA gives me the confidence to believe in myself. This is something that can't be learned by reading books and watching Ted talks." Petrosyan remarks.
Samvel Gevorgyan is one of the leading business consultants in Armenia and founder of four successful businesses in varying fields.
The alumni reunion in LA, the first of its kind to be held, was generously hosted by AUA President Emeritus, Dr. Haroutune Armenian, and his wife, Sona Armenian.
Dr. Thomas received a prize of 1000 euro. In addition, Monica received a partial scholarship to attend the conference.
“The important thing to remember is that you have to overcome those fears that you aren’t good enough, and just take the step. In other words, do it now or regret it later!” Babajanyan said.
"In 2005, I started studying in AUA’s Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM) program. For me, it felt like a new beginning for my studies." says Daniel Ghevondian.
"The choice of AUA as my university was an easy decision since it is a unique multicultural environment in Armenia and provides high class education," says Shahinyan.
Shahinyan is at AUA to share his experience and knowledge with current AUA students and fellow alumni.
AUA established the Distinguished Alumni Award to honor outstanding alumni and celebrate their achievements.
AUA has enhanced my skills in bioinformatics in several aspects. On one hand, I acquired a math and algorithmic background which is a must for a bioinformatician; on the other hand, I gained skills in software development and have already implemented and released a few bioinformatics software packages.
Almost 25 years ago, one of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s first alumni was Kristina Ter-Kazarian, a graduate of the MBA Class of ‘93. Today, she has a successful career as co-founder and general director of Dio Art Consulting.
The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science and Engineering is very proud to share that Haykaz Bagratyan, an alumnus of the Master of Science in Computer and Information Science program, has been admitted to Syracuse University in New York.
The American University of Armenia (AUA) is proud to share that one of its first graduates, David Akopyan (MBA ’93), has been appointed United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Country Director in Syria and will assume his duties in early November 2017. He will be leading the UNDP programme and operations teams at one of the most critical junctions of the UNDP’s history in Syria.
On September 20, 2017, on the eve of the Independence Day of the Republic of Armenia, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted its 2017 Alumni Reunion to celebrate the fifth, tenth, fifteenth and twentieth anniversaries of the graduating classes of 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012.
Kristina Akopyan (MPH ’13), alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH), has been awarded a scholarship to conduct a research project that aims to facilitate automatization of characteristics measurement in liver imaging in two-point Dixon and Multi-echo Dixon MRI sequencing techniques.
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.
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.
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Karine Minasyan (MPH ’15) Earns German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship to Conduct Research at Charité Medical University in Berlin
Karine Minasyan (MPH ’15), alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH), has been awarded a year-long research scholarship (2017/2018) to conduct the research project entitled “Study of Thyroid Dysfunction in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus” at the Department of Endocrinology, Charité University Hospital (Berlin, Germany).
Yerevan, Armenia – American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health’s (SPH) alumni Yelena Sardaryan (MPH ‘13), Dr. Zaruhi Arakelyan (MPH ‘16), and Dhamodharan Ramasamy (MPH ‘16) were competitively selected to make a presentation during the Empowerment of Girls and Women in Armenia conference.
AUA Researcher Valentina Gevorgyan (MPSIA ’11) Becomes a Doctoral Candidate in Political Science at University of Fribourg
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis Research Associate Valentina Gevorgyan (MPSIA ’11) has been accepted to the University of Fribourg to pursue a Doctoral Degree in Political Science. Her dissertation will explore the civil society – public institutions relationship in the […]
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 28, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Office of Alumni and Career Development (ACDO) organized a Career Fair for students and alumni with representatives from 12 companies from the consulting, auditing, insurance, telecommunication, and credit fields.
YEREVAN, Armenia - This month, American University of Armenia (AUA) alumna Mane Tandilyan (MBA '02) was elected to the Armenian National Assembly as a representative of the Yelq Alliance, where she will assume office on April 27.
YEREVAN, Armenia– On March 28, the Political Science and International Affairs program (PSIA) of the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Mr. David Akopyan who shared his experience on working in the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).
YEREVAN, Armenia - American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH) alumnus Mher Beglaryan (MPH ‘13) published an article entitled “Development of a tripolar model of technology acceptance: Hospital-based physicians’ perspective on EHR” in the International Journal of Medical Informatics.
YEREVAN, Armenia - This month, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Zaven and Sonia Akian College of Science and Engineering (CSE) is proud to announce that Nare Karapetyan, former student of the Master of Science in Computer and Information Science (MSCIS) program is currently studying to receive a Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina (USC)
YEREVAN, Armenia— On February 6, American University of Armenia (AUA) alumnus Emil Babayan was appointed Adviser to Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Babayan has served as the Deputy Prosecutor General of the Republic of Armenia since 2013. After serving in the RA Armed Forces, Mr. Babayan graduated from the AUA LL.M […]
President of the Institute of Internal Auditors Armenia and Adjunct Lecturer at AUA, Ara Chalabyan, provided his article on challenges of internal audit and governance and recommendations to overcome them .
YEREVAN, Armenia - On March 3, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Alumni & Career Development Office (ACDO) organized a Career Fair for AUA students with representatives from 11 banks in Armenia.
The AUA LL.M. Program is proud to announce the publication of its own faculty member and lawyer at the European Court of Human Rights Arman Zrvandyan's book, which is titled "Casebook on European Fair Trial Standards in Administrative Justice."
YEREVAN, Armenia— On February 20, the Zaven & Sonia Akian College of Science & Engineering (CSE) of the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Mr. Razmik Martirosyan.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On February 8, representatives from Teach for Armenia met with AUA students to discuss the organization, its vision, mission, and goals.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On February 1, alumnus Artak Aloyan (MPSIA ‘01) returned to his alma mater to lead a training session dedicated to introducing the concepts, skills, and competencies necessary for successful job interviews.
Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (MPH) Alumna Gohar Abelyan, MPH (2015), MSc has published her MPH thesis project in the Journal of Phlebology.
AUA Alumnus Suren Galstyan MPH (2015) Published One Part of His MPH Project in the British Food Journal
AUA MPH Alumnus Suren Galstyan, MS, MPH (2015) has published an article on barriers and facilitators of a hazard analysis critical control point based food safety management system (HACCP FSMS) adoption in the Armenian dairy industry in the internationally ranked peer-reviewed British Food Journal.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On December 2, a group of AUA English & Communications students organized a student-alumni networking event.
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.
YEREVAN, Armenia – In keeping with the established tradition of joint sports events, the U.S. Alumni Association of Armenia and the AUA Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) organized a chess tournament on 19 November, 2016. A one-day chess tournament took place in Tigran Petrosyan Chess House and was facilitated and arbitrated by professional chess players and referees. Zaven Andriasian, Armenian Chess Grandmaster, joined […]
Vienna, Austria – An alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) Nare Navasardyan (MPH 2016) was competitively awarded a Short-Term Conference and Travel Grant by the Galouste Gulbenkian Foundation to attend the ASPHER Young Researchers Forum, a pre-conference event of the 9th European Public Health (EPH) Conference, which took […]
Ms. Anahit Ordyan, a first-year AUA alumna of 1993 and currently the Assistant Vice President of the American University of Armenia has been with AUA for more than twenty years — a place that has become a second home.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On October 13, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted a public lecture about the current elections in the United States. The event was an organized effort by the U.S. Alumni Association of Armenia and the AUA Alumni Yerevan Club.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On October 4, a job orientation day was organized with IBS Consulting Group by the Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO).
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) is proud to announce that on September 20, 2016 AUA’s own alumnus, Ashot Manukyan, was appointed to the position of Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of the Republic of Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On September 29, the American University of Armenia (AUA) was proud to welcome back one of its most beloved alumni and recipient of this year’s Distinguished Alumni Award, Hovhannes Avoyan (MPSIA ‘95).
Gayane Saroyan has been a legal mind for as long as she can remember. She graduated from the Yerevan State University (YSU) with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations and also holds an ambitious double Master of Laws (LL.M.) from YSU as well as from the American University of Armenia (AUA). While the decision to […]
YEREVAN, Armenia – On September 16, 2016 the American University of Armenia (AUA) held its annual Alumni Reunion, bringing together the classes of 1996, 2001, 2006, and 2011. The evening was one of overwhelming emotions, music, dance, reunion, and community. The events began in the Akian Gallery, where alumni gathered to lead a roundtable discussion […]
YEREVAN, Armenia – American University of Armenia (AUA) Political Science & International Affairs (PSIA) 2015 alumna Armine Bagiyan has been admitted to the MPhil program in the Development Studies at Cambridge University. Her studies are fully funded by scholarships received from Cambridge and other foundations. She will start her studies from the Fall 2016 academic semester. […]
U.S. Embassy Organized a Joint Sporting Event for Alumni From AUA and U.S. Government-sponsored Exchange Programs
YEREVAN, Armenia – On September 10, the AUA Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) and the U.S. Alumni Association of Armenia organized a unique sport and social networking event for alumni from U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs and alumni from American University of Armenia (AUA). This was the first joint sporting event organized by the U.S. […]
AUA School of Public Health Publishes on Blood Lead Levels of Children in Metal Mining and Smelting Communities
YEREVAN, Armenia – On September 8th, 2016 the BioMed Central (BMC) Public Health, an open access peer-reviewed journal, published the article “Risk factors for children’s blood lead levels in metal mining and smelting communities in Armenia: a cross-sectional study”, which looked into the impact of environmental pollution with heavy metals through anthropogenic activities – metal […]
Greta Avetisyan graduated from the Yerevan State University with a bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature. Later on she was admitted to the American University of Armenia (AUA) and completed the Political Sciences and International Affairs program. Like much of the student body, Greta decided to continue her education at AUA because she knew […]
Syrian Armenian teaches English in a region after successfully graduating from the American University of Armenia
When bombs start falling, most people aren’t thinking about getting an education. Setrag Hovsepian, however, was; and that made all the difference. Setrag, known as Seto to his family and friends, graduated this past June from the American University of Armenia (AUA) Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Master’s Program. Delivering the valedictorian’s speech […]
International AUA Alumni Continue to Support the University’s Mission, and Make Way for the Next Generation of Students
In anticipation of the upcoming 20 year reunion of the American University of Armenia (AUA) class of 1997, last September, a few alumni members gathered to celebrate a special 20th anniversary trip from when they all initially met titled, “Since We Met”. The anniversary trip took place in Niagra Falls, Canada, where alumni and their […]
Famous Chicago Restaurateur’s Scholarship Fund Allows AUA Public Health Graduate to Reach New Heights
Yerevan-- Referred to as “the jewel” of Chicago’s Armenian community, the late Zaven Kodjayan, owner of Zaven’s Restaurant, is remembered by loved ones for his generosity and dedication.
YEREVAN, Armenia - The American University of Armenia (AUA) College of Science and Engineering program (CSE) Alumni Astghik Kocharyan has taken the position of quality controller and 5S coordinator for the Yerevan Brandy Company (YBC).
AUA MPH Alumni Arman Tsaturyan and Kristina Akopyan Publish an Article in the Central European Journal of Urology
American University of Armenia (AUA) Master of Public Health (MPH) 2013 Alumni Arman Tsaturyan and Kristina Akopyan published an article on the experience of application of a rare surgical technique by replacement of long ureteric strictures using buccal mucosa graft in Armenia.
AUA Alumna Ani Movsisyan MPH (2013) Published Her MPH Project in the Journal of Traumatic Stress Disorders & Treatment
American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (MPH) Alumna Ani Movsisyan MPH (2013), MSc, DPhil candidate has published her MPH master’s thesis project in the Journal of Traumatic Stress Disorders & Treatment.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On May 6th, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Alumni & Career Development Office (ACDO) organized a workshop on how to build and develop a personal brand, led by Ani Margaryan.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On May 4th, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized an event to introduce McKinsey&Company to the AUA community at the Alex and Marie Manoogian Hall.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On May 4th, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized a recruiting day for UniBank at the AUA Employer’s Corner.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On May 3rd, the Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development hosted a workshop led by Randal E. Knar on how to make a good impression during a job interview.
Current Borders of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic as Safeguard of Security: Strategic Issues of Military Geography
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 29th, the American University of Armenia Alumni Club hosted a public talk on the strategic importance of the current borders of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/Artsakh.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 29th, the Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development hosted Beeline Armenia at the American University of Armenia (AUA) to discuss future employment and internship possibilities with AUA students and graduates.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 28th, the Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized a workshop on how to improve a cover letter, led by Randal E. Knar.
Discussing Workforce Productivity and Preventing Corrupt Practices with the President of the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia Dr. Makaryan
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 28th, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development hosted a public lecture led by President of the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia (RUEA) Dr. Gagik Makaryan.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 26th, the Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized a workshop on how to improve a CV/resume, led by Randal E. Knar.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 15th, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development hosted an interactive workshop for AUA community members who were interested in learning how to develop a successful career.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 15th, The Bridge student newspaper in partnership with the Alumni Club hosted a public forum entitled “Challenges of Media Coverage on the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict”.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On April 14th, the Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development hosted an interview skills workshop led by Liana Ohanyan, aimed to support and assist students and alumni in their professional development.
YEREVAN, Armenia - American University of Armenia (AUA) College of Science & Engineering (CSE) Industrial Engineering and System Management program (IESM) Alumnus Guzh Sinanyan made a contribution by initiating the first step in the partnership between AUA and the DP Technology Corporation.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On March 22nd, the Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) organized a recruiting day for Teach For Armenia in the Employer’s Corner, located on the first floor of the Paramaz Avedisian Building (PAB).
YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 21st, the Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized a recruiting event for the Coca–Cola Hellenic Bottling Company at the Employer’s Corner, located on the first floor of the Paramaz Avedisian Building (PAB).
TSAKHKADZOR, Armenia – On February 28th, the AUA Alumni Club organized a trip to Tsakhkadzor with the goal to strengthen the bond of the Alumni network.
Arman Tsaturyan (MPH 2013) Publishes His MPH Master Thesis on Risk Factors of Postoperative Complications after Radical Cystectomy
AUA MPH Alumnus Arman Tsaturyan, MD, MPH (2013) has published his master’s project that explored the risk factors for complications after radical cystectomy in Armenia in the internationally ranked peer-reviewed open-access journal SpringerPlus.
In February of 2016, Armine Abrahamyan (MPH 2015), an alumna of the AUA School of Public Health and Research Assistant in the Center for Health Services Research and Development, participated in the one-week seminar “Palliative Care in Neurology and Neuro-Oncology” in Salzburg, Austria.
AUA Alumnus Vahagn Vardanyan, Now Head of High School at an IB School in Singapore, Gives Talk at his Alma Mater on the Importance of Strengthening Homeland-Diaspora Relations
YEREVAN, Armenia – American University of Armenia (AUA) Alumnus Vahagn Vardanyan, head of high school and International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma program coordinator at Hillside World Academy in Singapore, gave a talk on February 2.
California Lecturer Hopes to Help His Students at AUA “In Every Way I Can” To Find Their Desired Jobs in Armenia After They Graduate
YEREVAN, Armenia – As soon as she completed her MBA at the American University of Armenia (AUA) in June 2015, Lady Luck shone on Mariam Grigoryan; she was hired by Triada Studio, as a marketing and public relations specialist. Triada Studio is a Yerevan-based creative production and post-production company, best known for Shadowmatic, an imagination-stirring puzzle that […]
YEREVAN, Armenia – Yerevan-based LegalLab Law Boutique (LegalLab), whose founders are two American University of Armenia (AUA) alumni, has recently become the first Armenian law firm to establish an office in the United States.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Vanadzor, Armenia native, Inesa Petrosyan, recently became the second American University of Armenia (AUA) Alumni Scholarship Endowment Fund recipient.
Ani Movsisyan (AUA MPH 2013) is the Lead Author of a New Article in the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
Ani Movsisyan (AUA, Master of Public Health 2013) published an article titled “Users identified challenges in applying GRADE to complex interventions and suggested an extension to GRADE”.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On December 11, alumni relations experts from Yale University, Katherine Edersheim and Barbara Wagner, gave a talk at the American University of Armenia (AUA) on how to develop mutually beneficial university-alumni relations.
YEREVAN, Armenia –The American University of Armenia took part in the second annual inter-university career fair that was hosted on November 11 by the Armenian National Agrarian University.
AUA MPH Alumnus Receives Calouste Gulbenkian Global Excellence Scholarship for PhD Studies at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
YEREVAN, Armenia - American University of Armenia School of Public Health alumnus, Vahe Khachadourian, MD, Master of Public Health (MPH), has been granted the Calouste Gulbenkian Global Excellence Scholarship to continue his studies at UCLA.
An alumnus of the American University of Armenia School of Public Health (AUA SPH) was awarded the Prize for Best Poster in the ASPHER Young Researchers Forum, a pre-conference event at the 8th European Public Health Conference that took place in Milan, Italy, from October 14 to 17, 2015.
The First AUA Alumni Club in the US Launched in the Washington DC Area; DC Alumni Are Ready To Give Back to their Alma Mater
POTOMAC, Maryland - On October 16, a core group of Washington DC area American University of Armenia (AUA) graduates launched the first AUA Alumni Club in the United States.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) is pleased to share that two alumni from the College of Science & Engineering (CSE)’s Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM) program, Narine Khachatryan and Mane Shahinyan, have recently begun work at Rainbow Dental Laboratory, an American company with a well-known dental lab in San Francisco that has been operating for over 25 years.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) is pleased to share that alumna Tamara Galoyan was accepted into Drexel University’s Ph.D. program in Educational Leadership and Learning Technologies in the School of Education.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Three recent graduates of AUA Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program – Alik Sargsyan, Mariana Javakhyan, and Areg Badalyan – have started work at the Ministry of Economy of Armenia in the department of Economic Development Policy and the European Union and World Trade Organization (WTO).
YEREVAN, Armenia - From July 20-24, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) hosted the first annual BRAND’N’GAIN (BNG) marketing contest.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) recently launched the Alumni Benefits Program – the first of its kind in Armenia.
Ruzanna Grigoryan (AUA MPH 2007) Earns Chevening Scholarship as an Outstanding Scholar with Leadership Potential
YEREVAN, Armenia - Ruzanna Grigoryan, an American University of Armenia (AUA) Master of Public Health (MPH) 2007 graduate, has been admitted to the one-year Master of Science program in Philosophy and Public Policy for the academic year of 2015-2016 at the London School of Economics and Political Science, one of the highly ranked universities in social sciences in the world.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 25, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) held a roundtable discussion with representatives from AUA’s graduating classes of 1995, 2000, 2005, and 2010 on the eve of the 2015 Alumni Reunion.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 25, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Richard Ohanian for a talk on “Space, Robots, and Us: New Avenues of Armenia-Diaspora Cooperation in Engineering.”
YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 26, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) held its 2015 Alumni Reunion, bringing together the classes of 1995, 2000, 2005, and 2010.
Opening Night of President Armen Der Kiureghian’s “Reflections in Watercolor” Raises $7,500 for Alumni Endowment Fund
YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 24, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Akian Gallery welcomed staff, faculty, students, alumni, and friends for the opening night of “Reflections in Watercolor,” a new art exhibition by AUA President Armen Der Kiureghian.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Yevgenya Jenny Paturyan, Assistant Director of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) was invited to be a special editor of the most recent issue of the Caucasus Analytical Digest Journal on Civil Society.
IESM Alum Razmik Martirosyan Granted Scholarship to Attend Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) BarcelonaTECH
YEREVAN, Armenia – Razmik Martirosyan graduated from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM) program back in 2012, and he hasn’t slowed down since then.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On May 22, 2015, students and faculty from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences presented their collaborative study on the “Unethical Purchase of Academic Papers in Public Universities of Armenia.”
WASHINGTON, DC – The American University of Armenia (AUA) is proud to share that the alumni community in Washington, DC has recently established the first AUA Alumni Club outside of Armenia.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Throughout the Spring 2015 semester, four graduates of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program hosted seminars as part of the PSIA program’s weekly Monday seminar series.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) is very pleased to share that Nazareth Seferian, a 2007 graduate of the School of Public Health (SPH), has recently been appointed Armenia Country Director of ONEArmenia, a platform for development programs in Armenia that centers on transparency, innovation, and participation.
YEREVAN, Armenia –The American University of Armenia (AUA) is pleased to announce that Dr. Yevgenya Jenny Paturyan, a 2002 alumna and current faculty member of the Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) program, has begun her Carnegie Research Fellowship, a four-month fellowship in the United States, funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
NEW YORK CITY – On December 11, 2014, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) hosted an informal meet and greet in their New York offices with American University of Armenia (AUA) alumni and important members of AUA leadership, including President Dr. Armen Der Kiureghian and Vice President of Development Lorraine Alexander.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On October 15, 2014, American University of Armenia (AUA) faculty, staff, alumni, friends and distinguished guests gathered in the Marriott Armenia Hotel’s Tigran Mets Ballroom Hall to meet and hear from AUA founding members and new leadership, and to celebrate the many successes and achievements of the university and its alumni.
AUA MPH Alumna Publishes Her Master Project in Internationally Ranked Peer-Reviewed Journal Health Care for Women International
AUA MPH Alumna Ruzanna Grigoryan, MD, MPH (2007), has published her master’s project exploring the reasons for Armenian women’s high satisfaction with objectively poor quality childbirth services in the internationally ranked peer-reviewed academic journal Health Care for Women International.
YEREVAN, Armenia - On June 19, 2014, alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Dr. Ruzanna Grigoryan (MPH ’07) won the Civic Activism Award, along with Karen Harutyunyan, Vahe Gevorgyan and Lilit Petrosyan, in recognition of their outstanding efforts in pursuing transparency and accountability in public decision making as organizers of the “We Pay 100 Dram” movement.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Continuing the reunion tradition established by the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s first graduating class, the Class of 1993, on July 7-11, 2014, AUA hosted Reunion Week 2014. The week of festivities brought together members of the Classes of 1994, 2009, and 2004 to celebrate their 20th, 10th, and 5th reunions, with alumni traveling from all over the world to attend.
To continue the tradition established by the Class of 1993, this year AUA will once again be hosting an Alumni Reunion Celebration. This time we will be celebrating the reunion of three classes. You are cordially invited to join the Classes of 1994, 2004, and 2009 for their 20th, 10th, and 5th reunion celebrations.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) Yerevan Alumni Club held its first event on May 23, 2014. Nearly 50 people attended the event, which offered an informal, engaging opportunity for alumni to socialize and network. The event was organized by the Board of the Club, comprised of eight people.
YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 28, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development organized a tour of Coca-Cola HBC Armenia’s factory and head office for students participating in their Graduate Trainee Program.
By the AUA School of Public Health YEREVAN, Armenia – Alumna and Senior Researcher at the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (AUA SPH) Dr. Narine Movsisyan (MPH ’97) recently published an article in the peer-reviewed open access medical journal BMJ [British Medical Journal] Open, in collaboration with one of the world […]
YEREVAN, Armenia – Alumnus of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Petros Keshishyan (Earthquake Engineering ’93), currently living in the United States, recently took the time out of a short visit to Armenia to give back to AUA by hosting a seminar entitled “Catastrophic Risk Modeling – Basic Principles” at AUA’s College of Science and Engineering (CSE) and by hosting a Dinner with Six Strangers event.
New York City, USA - Alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (AUA SPH) Lusine Poghosyan, PhD, MPH, RN, is one of just 12 nursing faculty members from across the United States to win a highly competitive grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
KENYA – Alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Zara Mkrtchyan (MPH ’99) was recently selected for the position of International Expert at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Kenya.
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 Wednesday, January 29, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development invited two alumni, Narine Badanian (MBA ’96) and Karine Sarkissian (MBA ‘93), as special guests to participate in a discussion for the International Strategic Management course currently offered in AUA’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program. The discussion centered around the case entitled “Cola Wars Continue: Coke and Pepsi in 2010.”
YEREVAN, Armenia – Last year, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development initated a new mentorship program, Dinner with Six Strangers, which aims to connect AUA alumni with current students in an engaging, informal setting, thereby strengthening the AUA community.
YEREVAN, Armenia – American University of Armenia (AUA) alumnus Hovhannes Avoyan (PSIA ’95) and Lecturer in the College of Business and Economics Sergey Tantushyan (MLCS ’04), also an AUA alumnus, were recently featured on Yerkir Media TV’s television program Capital.
YEREVAN, Armenia – An alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) program Arpine Sargsyan, along with former AUA Professor Dr. SIvakumar Sivasubramaniam, recently published a paper entitled “Using Literature to Promote Language Learning: Issues and Insights for Implementation in Armenian Settings” in The Asian EFL Journal, an international peer-review journal.
YEREVAN, Armenia – An alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) recently published an article in the journal Healthcare in Low-resource Settings that was based on her thesis project as an AUA Master of Public Health (MPH) student.
YEREVAN, Armenia - The Certificate in Translation program is proud to announce that our alumna Tatevik Sargsyan is involved in the translation and editing of the films shown during this year’s SunChild International Environmental Festival in Yerevan, which is a biennial event organized by the Armenian Foundation for the Preservation of Wildlife and Cultural Assets and the only environmental festival in the South Caucasus region.
YEREVAN- On October 18, 2013, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Office of Alumni Relations and Career Development launched a new mentoring program entitled “Dinner with Six Strangers.”
YEREVAN - It is with great pleasure that the American University of Armenia (AUA) announces the appointment of Assistant Professor Arman Zrvandyan as LL.M. Program Chair.
YEREVAN – American University of Armenia (AUA) alumna Ani Movsisyan, who graduated in 2013 with a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree, has been admitted to the Master of Science Program in Evidence-Based Social Intervention, in the Department of Social Policy and Intervention at the University of Oxford.
Media Coverage: 20th Anniversary Celebration of AUA First Graduation and Launch of Alumni Endowment Fund
This July the Class of ‘93 celebrated its 20 year reunion by joining forces to initiate an Alumni Endowment Scholarship Fund. It was truly inspiring to meet with the first graduates of AUA and to see that their dedication to the university has not waivered after so many years. We are proud to have initiated the first ever […]
This month, alumni, faculty, and students of the American University of Armenia (AUA) gathered for a series of soccer games at the Russian-Armenian Slavonic University. The games, organized by Student Council, culminated with the final tournament on Sunday, June 16, 2013. The tournament was a student-led initiative aiming to bring together the AUA community. Eight […]
Last month, over 30 students received a crash course in the employment-seeking process during the first ever two-day workshop organized by the Alumni and Career Development Office (ACDO) at the American University of Armenia (AUA).
Addeh Hovassapian, an alumnus of the American University of Armenia’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language program, has won the British Council’s Blogathon 2013 competition.
American University of Armenia Alumna Meri Nasilyan has been accepted to the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.
YEREVAN–AUA alumni Armine Podosyan has been elected as a member of the Executive Committee of the World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA). http://www.wfuna.org/ Podosyan, a 2011 graduate of the American University of Armenia’s Master of Public Health (MPH) Program, was elected at the 40th WFUNA Plenary Assembly on November 10, 2012 in Rio de […]
Master of Public Health (MPH) alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) and lead author Seda Aghabekyan, MD, MPH (2009) and her coauthors Michael E. Thompson, MS, DrPH, Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Adjunct Associate Professor at AUA and Lusine Abrahamyan, MD, PhD, MPH […]
On June 4, 2012, the Embassy of the United States in Armenia, Counterpart International, the Embassy of Great Britain in Armenia, OSCE, and the European Union (EU) organized an award ceremony devoted to universal rights in Armenia. The members of the environmental civil initiative were among the awardees, including Ruzanna Grigoryan (American University of Armenia, […]
The DEP is proud to announce that DEP MA TEFL alumni Tatevik Zargaryan and Karine Baghdasaryan were invited to publish their Master’s theses The Impact of Voki on EFL Learners’ Speaking Performance: The Influence of an E-learning Tool on EFL Learners’ Speaking Performance and The Impact of Digital Storytelling on EFL Learners’ Speaking Skills: Reinforcing […]
Drs. Narine Movsisyan and Arusyak Harutyunyan of the AUA College of Health Sciences (CHS) received competitive full scholarships to present the CHS tobacco control work at the World Conference on Tobacco or Health: Towards a Tobacco-free World – Planning Globally, Acting Locally, in Singapore (March 20-24, 2012). The World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH) […]
The DEP is proud to announce that DEP MA TEFL graduate Gayane Manukyan was invited to publish her thesis The impact of portfolio assessment on learners’ achievement, with LAP Lambert Publishing in Germany. Her study set out to investigate the extent to which portfolio assessment impacted learners’ achievement, learning process, and attitudes towards learning English. […]