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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 // 0 Comments

Haig Hovsepian

Hovsepian, Messenger to Perform in Belmont

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

March 2, 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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Bohjalian to Speak at Watertown Public Library

Library Holds Centennial Events in March Ten-time New York Times best-selling author Chris Bohjalian will appear at the Watertown Free Public Library on March 26, as “One Book, One Watertown 2015” reads The Sandcastle Girls in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian [more...]

February 22, 2015 // 1 Comment

Knights of Vartan Ararat Lodge Armenia Medical Aid team (Standing, L-R) Krikor Shaboyan, Sarkis Gennetian, Jack Medzorian, Charles Guleserian, Paul Boghosian, and Gary Mardiros. Kneeling (L-R): Vartan Mardiros and Haig Deranian. Missing from the photo: Aurelian Mardiros, Dr. Nishan Goudsouzian, Dr. Hovig Chitlian, Ed Shooshanian, Judy Khachadourian, George Boole, Greg Yergatian, Nigoghos Atinizian, and Alfred Demirjian

Medical Aid Headed for Armenia’s Tavush Region

KoV Ararat Lodge Launches 11th Container to Armenia CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—The Cambridge-based Ararat Lodge of the Knights of Vartan (KoV) recently reported the launch of its 11th 40-foot container of aid supplies to needy hospitals, medical clinics, and schools destined for Armenia’s villages on the [more...]

February 18, 2015 // 3 Comments

‘Women of Ararat,’ a play by Judith Boyajian Strang-Waldau, will have a staged reading March 28 and 29 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St., Watertown, commemorating the Genocide Centennial with proceeds going toward the Women’s Support Center in Armenia.

Mom’s Death Inspires Playwright Boyajian

WATERTOWN, Mass.—Judith Boyajian Strang-Waldau’s mother was her inspiration. She was the quintessential Armenian mom, wrote poetry, raised two children to become conscious of their heritage and culture, and was always there for support like any dutiful parent. Now, it’s being reciprocated in [more...]

February 14, 2015 // 1 Comment

A billboard commemorating the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide in Seattle

Billboards Commemorate Genocide Centennial

By Rosario Teixeira BOSTON, Mass.—In January 2015, Peace of Art, Inc., began to display digital billboards that commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide and pay tribute to all victims of genocides over the past 100 years. This project will continue through the end of the 2015, with [more...]

February 12, 2015 // 11 Comments

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