The members of the Los Angeles Maro Chapter of the Armenian Relief Society announced the establishment of a scholarship fund in memory of one of their dear founding members, Ani Arazian Karamardian.
On Sept. 16, the Montebello Planning Commission voted in Ashod Mooradian as its new Chairman. His term as Chairman comes two years after his initial appointment as a member by Councilman Jack Hadjinian to the Planning Commission in early 2012. He previously served on the City of Montebello’s Traffic and Safety Commission for over two years.
The Community Outreach Coordinator for the Armenian National Committee of America — Glendale Chapter will assist the Executive Board in developing annual plans for general community outreach and grassroots advocacy to external and internal audiences and constituencies including but not limited to: broad-based media initiatives, organizational events, community functions, community work projects, and community boards.
Dr. Mihran Agbabian and George R. Phillips, Esq. have been selected as honorees by the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) and Haigazian University, at a celebratory banquet taking place at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Saturday, Nov. 15, paying tribute to these individuals who have had a great impact on both institutions.
On Tuesday, September 9, the Glendale Community College Board of Trustees, following the lead of LACCD Board of Trustees, adopted a resolution designating the month of April 2015 as “Glendale Community College Month of Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide of 1915” reported the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region.
On the occasion of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) is hosting a two-day conference on March 19-20, 2015, entitled “Crossing the Centennial: The Historiography of the Armenian Genocide Re-Evaluated,” that will examine the latest developments in the historiography of the Armenian Genocide.