New England

Members of the Armenian Memorial Church prepare for the Annual Fair. Front row (L-R): Pastor Rev. Dr. Avedis Boynerian, Angel Parseghian, Christine Mekjian and Vicky Tomasian. Back row (L-R): Armen Dohanian, Gregg Ohanian, Susan Parseghian, and Jonathan Hartunian.

Armenian Memorial Church to Hold Annual Fair

  WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Memorial Church of Watertown will hold its Annual Fair on Fr., May 29 from 5-8 p.m., and on Sat., May 30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., rain or shine. Visitors will have two days to enjoy the fabulous beef, chicken, and losh (ground meat) kebab dinners complete [more...]

May 22, 2015 // 0 Comments


ASA Journalism Internship Program Set for 2015

Deadline Extended to June 10 WARWICK, R.I.—The Board of Trustees of the Armenian Students’ Association of America (ASA), Inc. recently announced that it will again sponsor an Internship in Journalism in partnership with the Armenian Weekly. In making the announcement, Brian Assadourian, [more...]

May 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

Jeanmarie Papelian

Jeanmarie Papelian Joins ATP as New Executive Director

  WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Executive Committee of the Armenia Tree Project (ATP) this week announced the hiring of Jeanmarie Papelian, Esq., as executive director of the organization. Managing Director Tom Garabedian is retiring as part of a planned transition of the leadership team following [more...]

May 20, 2015 // 1 Comment

The Armenian Martyrs' Memorial in Providence

Divine Liturgy Celebrated at Martyrs’ Memorial in Providence

PROVIDENCE, R.I.—Three Armenian Churches came together to celebrate the Divine Liturgy at the North Burial Ground in Providence on April 24. The event, which was sponsored by the Armenian Martyrs’ Memorial Committee of Rhode Island on the occasion of the Centennial of the Armenian [more...]

May 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

feature nemesis

Bogosian to Discuss ‘Operation Nemesis’ in Talk in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Mass.—On Wed., May 27, at 7 p.m., acclaimed author Eric Bogosian will speak in connection with his recently published book, Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot That Avenged the Armenian Genocide, at the National Heritage Museum (Scottish Rite Masonic Museum), 33 Marrett Rd., in [more...]

May 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sammy Andonian

Boston Pops Violinist Sprouts His Wings

BOSTON, Mass.—What does it take to be a teenaged violinist with the Boston Pops? Just ask 17-year-old Sammy Andonian, who will be making the appearance of a lifetime June 5 at Armenian Night at the Pops. Sammy Andonian “A privilege and an honor,” says the Lincoln-Sudbury High School [more...]

May 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

The cover of the report

Henry Theriault to Discuss Genocide Reparations at NAASR

BELMONT, Mass.—On Thurs., May 21, Prof. Henry Theriault of Worcester State University will present a talk entitled, “‘Resolution with Justice’: Reparations for the Armenian Genocide Considered,” at the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) Center in Belmont. The [more...]

May 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

A scene from the concert

Rhode Island Holds ‘Tribute to Survival’ Concert

On Sun., April 12, the Armenian Martyrs’ Memorial Committee of Rhode Island held a concert titled, “A Tribute to Survival,” dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The concert took place at the Park Theatre in Cranston, R.I., which was filled to capacity with 800 present. [more...]

May 14, 2015 // 0 Comments


Panel at Tufts to Commemorate Centennial of Armenian Genocide on May 13

Armenia’s Ambassador to the U.N. Zohrab Mnatsakanian to Deliver Keynote Remarks MEDFORD, Mass.—On May 13, visiting scholars from the 2015 Tavitian Scholarship Program will host an academic discussion entitled, “100 Years: Before and After,” to be held at The Fletcher School of Law and [more...]

May 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

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