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Armenian Mesrobian School Marks Growing Emphasis on ‘STEAM’

Armenian Mesrobian School Marks Growing Emphasis on ‘STEAM’

Armenian Mesrobian High School students and their teacher Haig Shahinian assembled a multimedia computer from parts this week for yearbook and video production, marking the growing emphasis the school is placing on STEAM subjects (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics).

April 8th, 2015

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Millions to See ‘Orphans of the Genocide’ As it Begins Run on KCET, LinkTV

Millions to See ‘Orphans of the Genocide’ As it Begins Run on KCET, LinkTV

Millions of television viewers across Southern California and around the country will have a chance to see the award-winning documentary by “Orphans of the Genocide,” produced by Bared Maronian.

April 7th, 2015

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‘Orhan’s Inheritance’ Author Discusses Novel at ANCA Orange County Event

‘Orhan’s Inheritance’ Author Discusses Novel at ANCA Orange County Event

On Sunday, March 15, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Orange County chapter hosted an afternoon with Aline Ohanesian, author of the new book “Orhan’s Inheritance,” at the Orange County Armenian Center.

April 7th, 2015

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Genocide Exhibit to Open April 10 at Fresno State

Genocide Exhibit to Open April 10 at Fresno State

The Armenian Studies Program at California State University, Fresno is organizing a major presentation, “The Armenian Genocide: A Centennial Exhibition, 1915-2015” in the Leon S. Peters Second Floor Ellipse of the school’s Henry Madden Library.

April 3rd, 2015

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Richard Hovannisian to Visit Yerevan with Shoah Delegation

Richard Hovannisian to Visit Yerevan with Shoah Delegation

The Shoah Foundation, headed by executive director Stephen Smith, will be present in Yerevan for ceremonies marking the centenary of the Armenian Genocide.

April 3rd, 2015

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UCI to Host Conference on ‘Armenian Identity Through the Ages’

UCI to Host Conference on ‘Armenian Identity Through the Ages’

The University of California. Irvine will host a conference on “Armenian Identity Through the Ages” featuring international scholars involved in the field of Armenian studies.

April 3rd, 2015

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GUSD and CASPS Commemorate Genocide through Art

GUSD and CASPS Commemorate Genocide through Art

On Tuesday, March 24, the Board of Education of the Glendale Unified School District (GUSD) honored first place winners of a district-wide contest, sponsored by GUSD and the Committee for Armenian Students in Public Schools (CASPS).

April 3rd, 2015

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Armenian Church Represented in World Council of Churches’ Commission

Armenian Church Represented in World Council of Churches’ Commission

During the week of March 16-22, 2015 Commissioners from various Christian denominations and churches around the globe gathered at the World Council of Churches’ (WCC) Bossey Ecumenical Institute located outside of Geneva for a weeklong meeting to set forth the agenda for the work of the newly-assembled Commission on World Mission and Evangelism.

April 2nd, 2015

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Colorado Announces Armenian Genocide Centennial Events

Colorado Announces Armenian Genocide Centennial Events

Armenians of Colorado, Inc. (AOC) in cooperation with local and national organizations, Wednesday announced the April 2015 events in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

April 2nd, 2015

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Adroushan Andy Armenian Appointed Honorary Consul in Vegas

Adroushan Andy Armenian Appointed Honorary Consul in Vegas

GLENDALE–By a decree by Armneina Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, on March 24 Adroushan Andy Armenian was appointed as the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Armenia in Las Vegas.
Born in Beirut, Lebanon Armenian immigrated to the US in 1976 to continue his university studies at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Upon obtaining his Bachelor [...]

April 2nd, 2015

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Glendale Fire Department to Donate Ambulance to Armenia’s Health Ministry

Glendale Fire Department to Donate Ambulance to Armenia’s Health Ministry

On Thursday, April 2 the Glendale Fire Department will be donating a 2003 Ford Ambulance to the Ministry of Health in the Republic of Armenia.

April 1st, 2015

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UCI Student Government Passes Armenian Genocide Resolution

UCI Student Government Passes Armenian Genocide Resolution

On Tuesday, March 30, the student government at the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine), Associated Students UC Irvine (ASUCI), unanimously voted to pass “A Resolution Commemorating the Armenian Genocide and Condemning its Denial.”

April 1st, 2015

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Orange County Community Commemorates Armenian Genocide Centennial

Orange County Community Commemorates Armenian Genocide Centennial

Hundreds attended the celebration of Divine Liturgy at St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa on Sunday, March 8.

April 1st, 2015

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Expanded Red Poppy Project Returns to Los Angeles April 9-11

Expanded Red Poppy Project Returns to Los Angeles April 9-11

On April 9, 10 and 11 the vast open spaces of the Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter’s Center in Los Angeles will transform into an interactive museum experience title “Red Poppy” to commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

March 31st, 2015

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