Nazareth Darakjian

Darakjian Elected President of AMAA Board

PARAMUS, N.J.—On Dec. 5, the Board of Directors of the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA), in accordance with the association’s established policies and procedures, elected its new officers as follows: Nazareth Darakjian, M.D., president; Michael Voskian, D.M.D., vice president; [more...]

December 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

Photographer Scout Tufankjian photographs President Barack Obama during the last presidential campaign.

Scout Tufankjian to Speak at Youth Connect Program at NYU

NEW YORK (A.W.)—Photojournalist Scout Tufankjian will speak about her experience documenting Armenian communities for the Armenian Diaspora Project at the 2015 Armenian Relief Society (ARS) Youth Connect Program (YCP), to be held at New York University (NYU) on Feb. 28 and March 1. Photographer [more...]

December 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

(L-R) Mimi Werbler, Nancy Rubinstein, Cinde Orlick, Rep. Chris Smith, Dale Daniels, Arlene Smelson, and Susan Yellin

Rwandan Genocide Exhibit Displayed in Congress

A collaborative art installation commemorating the Rwandan Genocide was on display in the Rayburn Foyer at the House of Representatives on Dec. 2. U.S. Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) was instrumental in bringing the exhibit—titled “100 Days of Silence”—to Washington, and greeted and escorted [more...]

December 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

The Armenian a cappella folk trio “Zulal”

‘Zulal’ to Perform at St. Vartan Cathedral

NEW YORK—On Sun., Dec. 14, the Armenian a cappella folk trio “Zulal” will appear in concert performing new material from their upcoming third album at St. Vartan Cathedral in New York. The benefit concert will be held in honor of the 2014 Annual Appeal of the Diocese of the Armenian Church [more...]

December 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Nov. 18, Aram hosted a holiday shopping event at his flagship store in New York.

Michael Aram Hosts Event to Support Tumo Center

Joseph Oughourlian Announces Pledge of $150,000 towards Tumo Karabakh NEW YORK—On Tues., Nov. 18, artist Michael Aram hosted a holiday shopping event at his flagship store in New York to announce a new partnership between the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) and the Tumo Center for [more...]

December 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Kevork Mourad will perform live at the ANCA-ER banquet in New York City on Sun., Dec. 7.

World-Renowned Artist Kevork Mourad to Perform Live at ANCA-ER Banquet

Silent Auction to Feature Paintings by Mourad, Grigorian, Vahramian, and Others NEW YORK, N.Y.—World-renowned artist Kevork Mourad will perform live at the 8th annual Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Eastern Region Banquet, melding music and painting in a unique style that has [more...]

December 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

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