Former U.S. Ambassador John Evans to Present Book in Toronto

  TORONTO, Canada—Former U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John Evans and Gomidas Institute director Ara Sarafian, will be in Toronto on March 12 for the book launch of Evans’ book Truth Held Hostage. The event will take place on March 12. The event will consist a reading of excerpts, Evans’ [more...]

March 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Special Screening of ‘Women of 1915’ Held in Toronto

Two Ontario Teachers and Four Students Receive Corning Center Awards TORONTO, Canada—On Feb. 25, the Corning Center (The Sara Corning Center for Genocide Education) introduced Bared Maronian’s inspiring and powerful documentary, Women of 1915 for the second time at the Hamazkayin Toronto [more...]

March 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Canada’s Last Armenian Genocide Survivor Passes Away in Montreal

MONTREAL, Canada (Horizon)—Knar Yemenidjian, who was believed to be the last Armenian Genocide survivor in Canada, passed away in Montreal on Jan. 19, just short of her 108th birthday. Knar Yemenidjian (Photo: René Saint-Louis) Yemenidjian(née Bohjelian) was born in Ottoman Kayseri in 1909. [more...]

January 20, 2017 // 2 Comments

Zoryan Launches New Syrian-Armenian Refugee Oral History Project

TORONTO, Canada—The Zoryan Institute has officially launched its Syrian-Armenian Refugee Oral History Project conducting its first interview on Nov. 7. With this project, the Institute seeks to interview Syrian-Armenian newcomers and document their lifestyle in Syria prior to the war, their [more...]

December 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

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