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Vivian Ekchian was named Interim Superintendent at Los Angeles Unified School District (Photo: Daily News)

Vivian Ekchian Named Interim Superintendent of Los Angeles Schools

Vivian Ekchian Named Interim Superintendent of Los Angeles Schools

LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Board of Education on Tuesday unanimously approved the appointment of Vivian Ekchian as interim superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District. Ekchian, has been serving as acting superintendent since October, when Superintendent Michelle King went of medical leave. On Friday, King announced her retirement citing a diagnosis of cancer and

Liquid mine waste fills valley near Kapan, Syunik province

Oil, Gas and Mining in Armenia

BY JOSEPH DAGDIGIAN It was recently reported that exploration for oil and gas in parts of Armenia would begin soon. Having seen some of the environmental destruction caused by Armenia’s mining industry, I have little confidence in Armenia’s ability to protect the environment from damage from mining and, in the future, from petroleum and gas

‘Vahe Oshagan: Between Acts’ will be screened on Tuesday at Glendale Public Library

‘Vahe Oshagan: Between Acts’ to be Screened on Tuesday

The much-anticipated screening of “Vahé Oshagan: Between Acts,” a film by Hrayr Anmahouni will take place on Tuesday, October 24, at 7 p.m. at the Glendale Downtown Library. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with UCLA professor Hagop Kouloujian and Taline Voskeritchian, a professor at Boston University and the American University of

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