With only 16 votes more than the minimum necessary to get elected, Steve Ferguson, one of the Armenian National Committee of America–Burbank’s endorsed candidates, spent three tense days waiting for outcome of the roughly 180 ballots requiring the County of Los Angeles Registrar of Voters to determine their validity.
The Hamazkayin Music Committee members would like to urge you not miss a unique, exquisite concert they are presenting called “Music from Armenia”. Dedicated to the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide, it will take place on Sunday, March 15 at 6:30 pm, at the Glendale Presbyterian Church, 125 S. Louise St., Glendale.
As Armenian communities [...]
PICO RIVERA, Calif. — Armenian Mesrobian School, which is currently celebrating its 50th year of education and service to the community, unveiled its 50th Anniversary Logo this week.
The school explained the symbolism of the new logo, which is a combination of different elements, in a written statement:
Blue and White are the official Mesrobian School [...]
PICO RIVERA, Calif. — Armenian Mesrobian School, which ranges from pre-school to high school, announced that it will host an Open House on its campus Saturday, March 7 from 11:00am to 2:00pm.
A presentation will be given at 11:30am and repeated at 1:00pm to educate the community about the unique opportunities for success and the advantages [...]
Dr. Myrna Douzjian (UCLA), the 11th Henry K. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor of Armenian Studies at California State University, Fresno, will give a talk, “Atom Egoyan’s Ararat: Traumatic Histories and Transnational Identities” at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, in the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium, Room 191, on the Fresno State campus.
The Ararat-Eskijian Museum, National Association for Armenian Studies and Research, and Organization of Istanbul Armenians present an illustrated talk by Dr. Fatma Muge Gocek, Professor of Sociology and Women’s Studies, University of Michigan ”Denial of Violence: Ottoman Past, Turkish Present, and Collective Violence Against the Armenians.”
MONTEBELLO–The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Dro Gomideh will be hosting the first Volunteer Armenia Expo on Saturday February 28 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Montebello Armenian Center to promote more volunteer, internship and continuing education opportunities in Armenia, Artsakh and Javakhk, and to strengthen ties between the homeland and the diaspora.
Attendance is FREE [...]