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100km Covered; Book, Documentary Upcoming

100km Covered; Book, Documentary Upcoming

On Sunday, Nov. 30, over 100 participants — walkers, bicyclists, motorcycle riders, and supporting volunteers — in the 100km Tribute converged at the foot of the hill leading up to Montebello’s Armenian Genocide Martyrs memorial Monument and together marched up to it in the pouring rain.

December 5th, 2014

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ANCA CV to Host Private Armenian Art Exhibition

ANCA CV to Host Private Armenian Art Exhibition

The Armenian National Committee of America — Crescenta Valley Chapter in collaboration with Stephanie’s Art Gallery will be hosting a three-day private Armenian Classical and Contemporary Art Exhibition from Dec. 12 to 14 at Stephanie’s Art Gallery.

December 5th, 2014

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Artsakh President Visits ARS Center

Artsakh President Visits ARS Center

The regional headquarters of the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA in Glendale, Calif., was full of activity on November 25. Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakian and his delegation first met the children invited by Social Services downstairs and later, the ARS members upstairs.

December 5th, 2014

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UCLA Armenian Students’ Association Plans Turkey Divestment Bid

UCLA Armenian Students’ Association Plans Turkey Divestment Bid

The Armenian Students’ Association held a meeting Thursday to educate students about and receive feedback on a resolution it plans to bring to the undergraduate student government calling for the University of California Board of Regents to divest from the Republic of Turkey.

December 5th, 2014

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Generations of AYF Celebrate Alumni Reunion

Generations of AYF Celebrate Alumni Reunion

Over 700 guests gathered on Saturday, Nov. 22, in Montebello for the much-anticipated Armenian Youth Federation Alumni Reunion.

December 3rd, 2014

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USC Institute of Armenian Studies Marks 10 Years

USC Institute of Armenian Studies Marks 10 Years

Growing up in an Armenian community in Wisconsin, Richard Antaramian began wondering about his family’s history.

December 2nd, 2014

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ANCA Glendale Appoints Tigranna Zakaryan as New Community Outreach Coordinator

ANCA Glendale Appoints Tigranna Zakaryan as New Community Outreach Coordinator

The Armenian National Committee of America, Glendale Chapter, announced the appointment of Tigranna Zakaryan as the new Community Outreach Coordinator for the organization.

December 2nd, 2014

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UCI Presents ‘Russo-Iranian Relations and the Formation of Modern Armenia’

UCI Presents ‘Russo-Iranian Relations and the Formation of Modern Armenia’

The University of California, Irvine, will be hosting a lecture by Professor George Bournoutian on Dec. 4, titled “Russo-Iranian Relations and the Formation of Modern Armenia.” The event will start at 6 p.m. at UCI’s 1010 Humanities Gateway.

December 2nd, 2014

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ANCA Pasadena Welcomes Brian McDonald as Superintendent

ANCA Pasadena Welcomes Brian McDonald as Superintendent

The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA), Pasadena Chapter, welcomes the appointment of Dr. Brian McDonald as Superintendent of the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD), and congratulates him on his appointment.

December 2nd, 2014

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Fethiye Cetin Visits Las Vegas St. Garabed Church, Cultural Center

Fethiye Cetin Visits Las Vegas St. Garabed Church, Cultural Center

On Nov. 21, the Las Vegas Armenian community welcomed Fethiye Cetin, attorney of the late Hrant Dink, to St. Garabed Armenian Apostolic Church & Cultural Center. The visit was organized by Los Angeles-based United Armenian Council for the Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide (UACLA).

December 2nd, 2014

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Tufenkian Pre-School Hosts Prelate for Thanksgiving Eve

Tufenkian Pre-School Hosts Prelate for Thanksgiving Eve

Each year on the eve of Thanksgiving, the administration of Richard Tufenkian School organizes a Thanksgiving themed gathering, which this year was held on Tuesday, November 25, 2014.

November 26th, 2014

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Southwestern Law’s ALSA Hosts Panel with Fetihye Çetin

Southwestern Law’s ALSA Hosts Panel with Fetihye Çetin

On Wednesday, Nov. 19, the Armenian Law Students Association (ALSA) hosted a panel of Armenian-American Southwestern Law School alumni, and special guest Fetihye Çetin from Turkey, who discussed their experiences during and after law school, and their legal careers in private practice, academia, human rights advocacy, and government practice.

November 26th, 2014

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Obituary: Laurel Dickranian Karabian

Obituary: Laurel Dickranian Karabian

Laurel Dickranian Karabian, passed away on October 19. She was 60.

November 25th, 2014

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Obituary: Vartkes Sinanian

Obituary: Vartkes Sinanian

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father and grandfather, Vartkes Sinanian on Saturday, November 22 in Glendale, California.

November 25th, 2014

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