ICHRRF Presents “Armenian Genocide & Its Continued Denial by Perpetrators”
ICHRRF Presents “Armenian Genocide & Its Continued Denial by Perpetrators”
  • January 17, 2022

As part of the Speaking Up series on human rights and religious freedom, the International Commission for Human Rights and Religious Freedom (ICHRRF), on January 23, 2022 (10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST), will host Armenian Council of America’s...

Western USA Armenian Parties Issue New Year Statement
Western USA Armenian Parties Issue New Year Statement
  • January 12, 2022

On the evening of December 17, 2021, at the SDHP Glendale office, representatives of the SDHP, ARF, and ADL Western United States held a two-hour meeting to discuss issues of concern to the community and nation. The meeting was attended by Vazken...

Armenian Communities Of Persia/Iran Released
Armenian Communities Of Persia/Iran Released
  • January 11, 2022

LOS ANGELES – Mazda Publishers has announced the release of Armenian Communities of Persia/Iran: History, Trade, Culture (670 pages, retail $45.00 plus applicable taxes). This is the fifteenth and final volume in the series “Historic...

“What’s in a Name?: Language, the Politics of the Armenian Genocide, and Medz Yeghern” by Dr. Vartan Matiossian
“What’s in a Name?: Language, the Politics of the Armenian Genocide, and Medz Yeghern” by Dr. Vartan Matiossian
  • January 7, 2022

FRESNO — Dr. Vartan Matiossian, Executive Director of the Eastern Prelacy of the Armenian Church, will speak on “What’s in a Name: Language, the Politics of the Armenian Genocide, and Medz Yeghern” at 7:00PM (Pacific time)/10:00PM...

AAF Delivered $33 Million of Medicines to Armenia and Artsakh in 2021
AAF Delivered $33 Million of Medicines to Armenia and Artsakh in 2021
  • January 7, 2022

GLENDALE — The Armenia Artsakh Fund (AAF) delivered $33 million of humanitarian assistance to Armenia and Artsakh during the 12 months of 2021. The shipments included much needed medicines and medical supplies for treatment of...

A Message of Appreciation
A Message of Appreciation
  • January 5, 2022

On the occasion of the Karasunk/40th Day Requiem for Dr. Vartiter Kotcholosian Hovannisian, her family expresses its deepfelt gratitude for the outpouring of personal testimonies, cards and flowers, and generous contributions of $70,000 to Orran...

JSAS Releases Volume 28.1 on the Theme of Performance
JSAS Releases Volume 28.1 on the Theme of Performance
  • December 29, 2021

The Society for Armenian Studies announces the release of Volume 28, Issue 1 (Spring 2021) of the Journal of the Society for Armenian Studies (JSAS), edited by Tamar M. Boyadjian (Michigan State University) and Rachel Goshgarian (Lafayette College)...

AEF Awards $1M in Scholarships to Students in Armenia, Artsakh and Javakhk
AEF Awards $1M in Scholarships to Students in Armenia, Artsakh and Javakhk
  • December 27, 2021

This year, Armenian Educational Foundation (AEF) awarded one million dollars in scholarships to over 1,000 students. The majority of scholarships were awarded to students attending public universities in Armenia, including 185 Artsakh war veterans....

Hye Hopes Virtual Telethon in Support of Studens and Schools in Syunik
Hye Hopes Virtual Telethon in Support of Studens and Schools in Syunik
  • December 18, 2021

GLENDALE — Monday December 20th HYE Hopes Inc will host a Live Telethon airing LIVE from 6:00 pm PST to 9:00 pm PST supporting the students, teachers and schools of the Syunik region of Armenia.Hye Hopes is celebrating its one-year...

Armenian Academy at Blair Student Finalist in the 2022 Congressional App Challenge
Armenian Academy at Blair Student Finalist in the 2022 Congressional App Challenge
  • December 18, 2021

PASADENA — Ruben Ghazarian, a 9th grader at the Armenian Academy at Blair High School in Pasadena, California, has been named a 2022 Finalist in the Congressional App Challenge. This competition is the most prestigious prize in student...

AGBU Observes UN Genocide Prevention Day with Two International Webinars
AGBU Observes UN Genocide Prevention Day with Two International Webinars
  • December 17, 2021

NEW YORK — In 2017, AGBU joined the global conversation about genocide prevention, each year organizing international panels on various themes related to the United Nations International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of...

“Support Our Heroes” NGO and AMAA – for the Reconstruction of Artsakh
“Support Our Heroes” NGO and AMAA – for the Reconstruction of Artsakh
  • December 17, 2021

YEREVAN — Support Our Heroes Charitable NGO and the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, according to which AMAA generously sponsors the construction of 6 out of the 16 homes of Project...