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Burbank Candlelight Vigil to Mark Genocide Centennial

Burbank Candlelight Vigil to Mark Genocide Centennial

The Burbank community will commemorate the centennial anniversary of the Armenian Genocide on Tuesday, April 7, when the Burbank City Council will present its annual Proclamation in Recognition of the Armenian Genocide.

March 27th, 2015

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Glendale School Board Designates April Genocide Centennial Commemoration Month

Glendale School Board Designates April Genocide Centennial Commemoration Month

On Tuesday, March 24, the Glendale Unified Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution titled “Remembering the Armenian Genocide and Reaffirming a Better World” designating April 2015 as Month of Commemoration of the Centennial Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, reported the Armenian National Committee of America, Glendale.

March 26th, 2015

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Massis Kabob Expands Flagship Restaurant on 40th Anniversary

Massis Kabob Expands Flagship Restaurant on 40th Anniversary

For nearly 40 years, Massis Kabob at the Glendale Galleria has been serving fresh, mouthwatering, homemade Middle-Eastern/Armenian cuisine to its loyal customers.

March 26th, 2015

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100 Years, 100 Facts Project Adds Turkish to Spanish, French, Portuguese, and Russian

100 Years, 100 Facts Project Adds Turkish to Spanish, French, Portuguese, and Russian

The 100 Years, 100 Facts Project has launched the Turkish version of its website – “100 Yıl, 100 Gerçek” (100yil100gercek.com) – raising the total number of languages to six.

March 26th, 2015

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Chamlian Students Plant 100 Forget-Me-Not Flowers

Chamlian Students Plant 100 Forget-Me-Not Flowers

On Tuesday, March 24, 100 flowers were planted by our 8th grade graduates, as well as the youngest group of students, our first graders, in remembrance of the 1.5 million Armenians who lost their lives 100 years ago during the Armenian Genocide.

March 26th, 2015

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Genocide Monument at Fresno State to Be Unveiled on April 23

Genocide Monument at Fresno State to Be Unveiled on April 23

Thursday April 23 will mark a historic occasion for Central San Joaquin Valley Armenians when a monument dedicated to the victims and survivors of the Armenian Genocide will be unveiled at Fresno State.

March 25th, 2015

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Montebello Genocide Monument to Host Centennial Commemoration on April 25

Montebello Genocide Monument to Host Centennial Commemoration on April 25

In this the centennial year of the Armenian Genocide, plans are in place for the Armenian community of Southern California to gather on April 25, 2015, at 12 noon, at the Montebello Armenian Genocide Martyrs Monument to remember and demand justice for the 1,500,000 victims of the Armenian Genocide.

March 25th, 2015

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Richard Antaramian Named USC’s Turpanjian Early Career Chair in Contemporary Armenian Studies

Richard Antaramian Named USC’s Turpanjian Early Career Chair in Contemporary Armenian Studies

At a ceremony honoring his installation as the inaugural holder of the Turpanjian Early Career Chair in Contemporary Armenian Studies, Richard Antaramian delineated two reasons why Armenian studies is a crucial field.

March 25th, 2015

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English Translation of Guzelian’s ‘Youth Home of Istanbul’ to Be Launched in Glendale

English Translation of Guzelian’s ‘Youth Home of Istanbul’ to Be Launched in Glendale

In a series of activities dedicated to the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide undertaken by the Armenian Evangelical Community on both coasts, the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) recently published the English version of Hrant Güzelian’s “The Youth Home of Istanbul: A Story of the Remnants’ Homecoming” (“Bolso Badanegan Doun”).

March 24th, 2015

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Centennial Billboards to Be Placed Throughout California’s Central Valley And Coast

Centennial Billboards to Be Placed Throughout California’s Central Valley And Coast

Roadside billboards commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide will soon be seen throughout California’s San Joaquin Valley and Central Coast.

March 24th, 2015

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Karanian to Present ‘Historic Armenia’ at Armenian Embassy in Washington

Karanian to Present ‘Historic Armenia’ at Armenian Embassy in Washington

The Embassy of the Republic of Armenia in Washington, DC, will host a reception and book signing for author Matthew Karanian and his groundbreaking new book “Historic Armenia After 100 Years” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 9.

March 24th, 2015

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Armenian American Medical Society to Commemorate Armenian Genocide and Holocaust

Armenian American Medical Society to Commemorate Armenian Genocide and Holocaust

The confluence of major milestones – the centennial of the Armenian Genocide and the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz – is the focal point of the Armenian American Medical Society’s (AAMS) 30th anniversary celebration, “Heroes and Healers: Stories of Courage and Altruism in Times of Genocide.” The event will be held Saturday, April 11, 2015, at the Glendale Civic Auditorium, in Glendale, California at 6:30 p.m.

March 23rd, 2015

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Over 600 California Armenian School Students Commemorate Genocide in Montebello

Over 600 California Armenian School Students Commemorate Genocide in Montebello

Over 600 Armenian school students from across Southern California gathered at the Armenian Genocide Martyrs Monument in Montebello, California, to honor the memories of their ancestors and commemorate the centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

March 23rd, 2015

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Haigazian University Hosts 60th Anniversary Exhibit

Haigazian University Hosts 60th Anniversary Exhibit

On the occasion of its 60th Anniversary, under the high patronage of the Armenian Embassy in Lebanon, and in collaboration with the Makhzoumi Foundation, Haigazian University proudly presented the “Bardzr Arvest” Fine Art Center from Yerevan, Armenia, in an exhibition entitled “East to West, Modern to Postmodern,” on Thursday, March 19, at the Haigazian University Art Center, the Matossian Gallery.

March 20th, 2015

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