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SCSU to Mark Centennial through Series of Art Events

NEW HAVEN, Conn.—On April 23-24, Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) will hold a series of public events to observe the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide through music and art. “Southern’s commitment to social justice is very much animated by the recognition of man’s [more...]

April 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

Levon Chilingirian

Musical Stars to Perform at Centennial Concert in DC

The Genocide Centennial concert in Washington, D.C. on May 8 promises to be an inspiring musical event, headlined by leading Armenian artists who have performed on some of the most legendary international stages. Levon Chilingirian The renowned participants include the Armenian National [more...]

April 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

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Philadelphia Genocide Centennial Events Leave No Stone Unturned

By Kim A. Yacoubian Under the auspices of the Armenian Inter-Communal Committee of Philadelphia, the Armenian Genocide Centennial Committee of Philadelphia was formed to oversee Centennial activity in the greater Philadelphia area with broad representation from local Armenian churches, schools, and [more...]

April 16, 2015 // 2 Comments

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Centennial Ecumenical Service in DC Will Be Highlight of Genocide Events

With almost all events, including the May 7 Ecumenical Service, the May 8 concert, and the May 9 banquet filling up and only wait lists available, final preparations for the Washington D.C. Genocide Centennial are progressing at top speed by the Genocide Centennial Committee.   Commemoration [more...]

April 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

St. James Armenian Church in Richmond

Centennial Committee of Central Virginia to Commemorate Genocide

RICHMOND, Va.—On Sat., April 18, at 11 a.m., the St. James Armenian Church in Richmond will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The church service will include participation by the Virginia Council of Churches’ general minister, Rev. Jonathan Barton, and several [more...]

April 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sister Arousiag Sajonian

SOAR Holds 10th Anniversary Gala  

The Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief (SOAR), the only non-profit organization whose singular mission is to provide humanitarian assistance to orphaned Armenians worldwide, hosted its 10th anniversary gala on Sat., March 14, at the Sheraton University City Hotel in Philadelphia. More than 370 [more...]

April 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

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‘Renewal and Remembrance’: A Centennial Concert in Philadelphia

By Harout Aghajanian Maroush Paneyan-Nigon (soprano), Barig Nalbantian (soprano), and Vartan Gabrielian (Bass-baritone) To commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide, the Hamazkayin Armenian Educational and Cultural Society of Philadelphia on March 21 presented a classical concert titled, [more...]

April 7, 2015 // 1 Comment

Paul Ignatius

Paul Ignatius to Speak at Centennial Banquet in DC

“All Armenians mourn this most devastating tragedy,” said Paul Ignatius in a telephone conversation from his home in Washington, D.C. He will be one of the headline speakers at the Genocide Centennial Banquet in the nation’s capital on Saturday evening, May 9, at the Marriott Hotel. Paul [more...]

April 3, 2015 // 4 Comments

Edward Gulbenkian, Jr.

Edward Gulbenkian, Jr. to Lead HMADS Gala Dinner Dance

By Jennifer Chelebi Edward Gulbenkian, Jr. OAKLAND GARDENS, N.Y.—In a year that commemorates one of the most significant events in Armenian history, there is no better way to honor the resilience of our distinctive culture and traditions than through supporting the educational centers of our [more...]

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

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