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West Hollywood Annual Resolution Commemorates Armenian Genocide

West Hollywood Annual Resolution Commemorates Armenian Genocide

The City Council of the City of West Hollywood at its meeting on Monday, April 7, recognized the victims of the Armenian Genocide and the efforts of the Armenian-American community by adopting an annual Resolution commemorating April 24th as the day of Remembrance.

April 17th, 2014

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Janet Philibosian Receives Teaching Award from Southwestern Law

Janet Philibosian Receives Teaching Award from Southwestern Law

Southwestern Law School announced that Janet Philibosian, of the Class of 2004, has been selected to receive a 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award.

April 16th, 2014

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AYF Announces 24 Hours of Action

AYF Announces 24 Hours of Action

The Armenian Youth Federation will be holding 24 Hours of Action to demand justice for the Armenian Genocide starting at 2 p.m. on April 24 in front of the Turkish Consulate in Los Angeles.

April 15th, 2014

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Ground to Be Consecrated for Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial

Ground to Be Consecrated for Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial

The ground at the site for the Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial will be blessed Sunday, April 27, during a 6 p.m. public ceremony at Memorial Park.

April 15th, 2014

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Hundreds Attend AYF’s Town Hall Meeting on #SaveKessab

Hundreds Attend AYF’s Town Hall Meeting on #SaveKessab

The Armenian Youth Federation – Western Region hosted a town hall meeting on Wednesday at the Krikor and Mariam Karamanoukian Glendale Youth Center. Hundreds were in attendance as representatives from the Armenian Revolutionary Federation, the Armenian National Committee of America, the Kessab Educational Association of Los Angeles, and the Syrian-Armenian Relief Fund presented information about the recent attacks on the predominantly Armenian town of Kessab, Syria, as well as Turkey’s involvement in the occurrences.

April 11th, 2014

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Genocide Education Act Unanimously Passes Assembly Committee

Genocide Education Act Unanimously Passes Assembly Committee

On Wednesday, April 9, the California State Assembly Education Committee unanimously passed Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian’s bill, AB 1915, requiring the inclusion of the Armenian Genocide in the list of studied subject areas for the adopted courses of study in Social Science for 7th to 12th grades, reported the Armenian National Committee of America Western Region (ANCA WR).

April 11th, 2014

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Los Angeles Community to Honor UCLA Prof. Cowe

Los Angeles Community to Honor UCLA Prof. Cowe

A newly formed Cowe Anniversary Committee, along with the Friends of UCLA Armenian Language and Culture Studies, will honor Prof. S. Peter Cowe at its annual banquet on June 1st, marking the 30th anniversary of his research and instruction in Armenian Studies. The event will take place at The London, a landmark hotel in West Hollywood, Los Angeles.

April 11th, 2014

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American University of Armenia President Visits CSUN

American University of Armenia President Visits CSUN

Dr. Bruce Boghosian, President of the American University of Armenia (AUA), was invited on March 20 to speak at California State University, Northridge (CSUN).

April 11th, 2014

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Los Feliz Reception Bolsters 2014 ANCA Telethon

Los Feliz Reception Bolsters 2014 ANCA Telethon

More than 100 prominent community members from across Los Angeles gathered at the home of Hratch Manuelian and Lara Yeretsian to support the Armenian National Committee of America’s Telethon 2014.

April 10th, 2014

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ARS Honors Nevart Mooradian for Support of Javakhk

ARS Honors Nevart Mooradian for Support of Javakhk

The Regional Executive of the Armenian Relief Society of Western USA (ARS) honored Nevart Mooradian, a long-time member of the ARS Javakhk Fund Committee, on March 22, at the Armenian Society of Los Angeles center in Glendale, California.

April 10th, 2014

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Bravo to Pilibos

Bravo to Pilibos

Sometimes we get a glimpse into the art of success. That’s what I felt when looking at pictures from Rose & Alex Pilibos’ Middle School Awards Ceremony. I felt touched, excited, and inspired! Please, let me share with you what I saw.

April 10th, 2014

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Over 350 Activists Converge on Capitol for ANCA-WR Advocacy Day

Over 350 Activists Converge on Capitol for ANCA-WR Advocacy Day

On Monday, April 7, more than 350 activists of all ages converged upon the California State Capitol in Sacramento to participate in the Annual Advocacy Day organized and hosted by the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region.

April 9th, 2014

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Zareh Sinanyan Chosen as Glendale Mayor

Zareh Sinanyan Chosen as Glendale Mayor

The Glendale City Council of Thursday voted to select Councilman Zareh Sinanyan as the next mayor of Glendale, during its regular Council session with friends and family in the audience.

April 9th, 2014

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Armenian Students Succeed at AESA 13th Science Olympiad

Armenian Students Succeed at AESA 13th Science Olympiad

California State University, Northridge, was the site for the 13th Science Olympiad on Sunday, March 23, 2014. This annual event organized by the Science Olympiad Committee of the Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America (AESA) brings together Armenian students from different middle and high schools to showcase their completed science projects.

April 9th, 2014

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