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Aghjayan on a tractor near Mren, Western Armenia.

Lowell ‘Gomideh’ to Present Aghjayan Talk on Sept. 20

LOWELL, Mass.—The Lowell “Aharonian” Gomideh on Sat., Sept. 20, will celebrate the 23rd anniversary of Armenian Independence Day with an exciting program at the ARS Community Center, at 142 Liberty St. in Lowell. Aghjayan on a tractor near Mren, Western Armenia. Historian George [more...]

August 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

The poster of the event

Bohjalian, Mouradian to Discuss ‘Narrating Genocide’ at Clark

WORCESTER, Mass.—Chris Bohjalian and Khatchig Mouradian will discuss “Narrating Genocide” at Clark University in Worcester on Sept. 11. The poster of the event Organized by the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies and co-sponsored by the National Association for Armenian [more...]

August 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

Archbishop Khajag Barsamian with Jerusalem students

Jerusalem Students Attend St. Nersess Summer Conferences

On the lovely grounds and in the serene atmosphere of St. Nersess Armenian Seminary, 2 bright and enthusiastic 16-year-old students from the Sts. Tarkmanchatz School of Jerusalem’s Armenian Patriarchate took part in the annual summer conferences. Archbishop Khajag Barsamian with Jerusalem [more...]

August 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

Nancy Gavoor, right, and Jill Tosoian Dolik continue to remain best friends as Detroit AYF alumnae while remaining atop the all-time Olympic scoring list with 144 points each.

Detroiters Gavoor and Dolik Still Carry Olympic Torch

DETROIT, Mich.—They were best friends growing up through Sunday School, premiere AYF athletes, community activists, role models and, most of all, proud Armenians from noted family stock. Nancy Gavoor, right, and Jill Tosoian Dolik continue to remain best friends as Detroit AYF alumnae while [more...]

August 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Fiona Guitard

Youth from Boston, Paris Converge at Weekly for Journalism Internship

WATERTOWN, Mass.—For the third consecutive year, the Armenian Students’ Association of America, Inc. (ASA) sponsored a Journalism Internship Program at the Armenian Weekly offices in Watertown. Aren Torikian Aren Torikian, the third intern accepted into the ASA internship program, is interning [more...]

August 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Justin Aprahamian can turn any kitchen into a gourmet’s delight.

Justin Aprahamian Is Chef Personified

MILWAUKEE, Wisc.—You happen to be a well-known Armenian chef in America, and suddenly you get a call from the president of Armenia who wants to visit your home for dinner. If you’re Justin Aprahamian, the menu would be nothing out of the ordinary. Simply, the same as any traditional Armenian [more...]

August 24, 2014 // 0 Comments

Summer directors honored at the Camp Haiastan Gala-Tribute.  From left to right (top row), David Hamparian, Bob Avakian, Michael Guzelian, and Peter Jelalian.  From left to right (bottom row): Armen Manuelian, Lucy (Oulohojian) Almasian, Harry Kushigian, Muriel Parseghian, Margo Dinkjian, Nevart Mikaelian, Mesrob Odian, Mossik Hacobian, Michael Mirakian, Mark Alashaian, Bob Gigarjian, Hagop Soulakian, and Lisa Donabedian-Tafel. (Photo credit: Garo Lachinian)

Camp Haiastan Gala-Tribute Weekend a Huge Success

When you gather more than 500 Camp Haiastan supporters in one place, you are guaranteed to have a good time.  That is exactly what happened at the Gala-Tribute Event honoring Camp Haiastan’s Summer Directors on Saturday July 26, at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass.  The excitement from this [more...]

August 24, 2014 // 1 Comment

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AAMS Accepting Applications for Scholarships

The Armenian American Medical Society (AAMS) is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year. As part of its mission to continue the tradition of providing healthcare to Armenians, the AAMS is offering $1,000 scholarships to medical, dental, nursing, [more...]

August 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Rated SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York is gearing up for its second edition with a gathering at Bettolona restaurant on Wed., Sept. 3.

Rated SR Film Fest Kicks Off 2nd Season with Launch Party

NEW YORK—Following a successful inaugural year with 55 films from 18 countries, Rated SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York is gearing up for its second edition with a gathering at Bettolona restaurant on Wed., Sept. 3. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the winning film directors, [more...]

August 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

The AMAA has helped thousands of students from kindergarten to high school with tuition aid, and hundreds of college students with scholarships.

AMAA Awards 140K in College Scholarships

This year, the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) awarded $140,450 in scholarships to 57 worthy students who attend colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. The AMAA has helped thousands of students from kindergarten to high school with tuition aid, and hundreds of [more...]

August 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

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