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ASA Extends Poetry Competition Deadline to March 15

WARWICK, R.I.—The Armenian Students Association, Inc. (ASA Inc.) has extended the deadline for the Arthur Halvajian Memorial Armenian Poetry Competition to March 15. The competition, which opened in December 2014, is in its fifth year and is being organized in collaboration with the Armenian [more...]

March 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Dzidzernagapert (Photo: Nanore Barsoumian)

United Community to Commemorate Centennial in DC

The Armenian Genocide Centennial will reach its culmination in a three-day commemoration in the nation’s capital from Thurs., May 7 to Sat., May 9. All Armenian-American churches, compatriotic and benevolent organizations, and political groups are uniting to present one powerful voice to the [more...]

March 4, 2015 // 2 Comments

Delegates attending the Prelacy’s New England Conference on Feb. 21

Prelacy’s NE Conference Rallies Around Genocide Centennial

WORCESTER, MASS.—“Your church. Your nation. Engage!” These words served as a backdrop and motivational tool for delegates attending the Prelacy’s New England Conference on Feb. 21. Close to 50 guests from 8 churches turned out at Holy Trinity Church, representing trustee boards and [more...]

March 3, 2015 // 1 Comment

'America, We Thank You"

NAASR to Present Program Honoring Near East Relief at Heritage Museum

LEXINGTON, Mass.—On Sun., April 12, the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR), in partnership with the Near East Foundation, will present a special program entitled, “Near East Relief and Its Legacy: A Century of Service to Armenians and to Humanity,” at the National [more...]

March 2, 2015 // 1 Comment

Haig Hovsepian

Hovsepian, Messenger to Perform in Belmont

BELMONT, Mass.—The winners of the 2015 Belmont High School (BHS) Concerto Competition, Haig Hovsepian and Hanna Messenger, will perform selected pieces at the BHS auditorium on March 4 and April 1, respectively. The School Symphonic Orchestra, conducted by Margot Reavey, and the High School Band, [more...]

March 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Hayastan All-Armenian Fund is building a community center in Mushkapat, a village in Artsakh’s Martuni region.

Hayastan All-Armenian Fund to Construct Community Center in Mushkapat

The Hayastan All-Armenian Fund is building a community center in Mushkapat, a village in Artsakh’s (Nagorno-Karabagh) Martuni region. The project is co-sponsored by the fund’s French affiliate and the government of Artsakh. The Hayastan All-Armenian Fund is building a community center in [more...]

February 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

Shant Mardirossian, Omer Ismail, Peter Balakian, and Stephen Smith

Illinois Holocaust Museum Hosts Symposium for Centennial

SKOKIE, Ill.—On Feb. 8, the second largest Holocaust museum in the United States hosted a symposium titled, “American Response and American Philanthropy,” in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. A crowd of nearly 400 came out on a Sunday afternoon to listen to [more...]

February 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

Matthew Karanian

Karanian to Speak at Armenian Museum of America

WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Museum of America will host a lecture and book signing by Matthew Karanian for his newest book, Historic Armenia after 100 Years: Ani, Kars, and the Six Provinces of Western Armenia. The event will take place on Sun., March 1, from 2 -4 p.m. Matthew Karanian This new [more...]

February 26, 2015 // 4 Comments

Peace of Art, Inc. added three new digital billboards in commemoration of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

New Electronic Billboards Commemorate Genocide Centennial

By Rosario Teixeira BOSTON, Mass—On Feb. 14, Peace of Art, Inc. added three new digital billboards in commemoration of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide. The billboards are different from the others in design but similar in concept—they all commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian [more...]

February 26, 2015 // 4 Comments

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