Florida Premier of ‘Earthquake’ to Take Place in Miami on March 2

9MIAMI, Fla.—The Florida premier of “Earthquake,” a drama set in Soviet Armenia about the tragic 1998 earthquake in Gyumri (Leninakan), Armenia will take place at the O Cinema in Miami Beach, Florida on March 2 at 7 p.m. This will be the first and only screening of the film in Florida. The [more...]

February 14, 2017 // 1 Comment

Balakian To Be Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at USF

  During the week of Feb. 13, Peter Balakian will be Distinguished Scholar in Residence at the University of South Florida (USF) and will be visiting classes in the departments of English, Sociology, Africana Studies, and the Honors College. He also will be spending time with the Digital [more...]

January 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mouradian to Speak in Boca Raton on Challenges Facing Syrian-Armenians

Former editor of the Armenian Weekly, Dr. Khatchig Mouradian will present an illustrated lecture entitled “Resistance, Refuge, and Return: The Challenges Facing Syrian Armenians,” on Sunday, February 12, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., at St. David Armenian Church, 2300 Yamato Rd., Boca Raton, Fla. The [more...]

January 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Florida ARS Raises Funds for Soseh Kindergarten in Artsakh

BOCA RATON, Fla.—On March 19, the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) “Sosseh” Chapter of Florida held a Gala Banquet at St. David Armenian Church’s Mardigian Hall in Boca Raton, for the benefit of the ARS Soseh Kindergarten Project in Stepanakert, the capital of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabagh). [more...]

March 28, 2016 // 1 Comment

Armenian Heritage Cruise XIX Sails the Seas, Armenian Style

Once again the extraordinary Armenian Heritage Cruise (AHC) sailed from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Jan. 9-17, 2016. Armenians from all over the world boarded the beautiful Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas cruise ship. Around 800 guests from 16 countries and 29 states within the United [more...]

February 26, 2016 // 3 Comments

AHC XIX 2016 Welcomes Knights and Daughters of Vartan

The 2016 Armenian Heritage Cruise will feature a presentation by the Knights and Daughters of Vartan on the impact the organization is having in the homeland and the diaspora—and how others can get involved. The presenters will include Robert Barsam, past grand commander of the Knights of Vartan, [more...]

August 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Armenian Genocide Centennial Commemorated at Georgia State Capitol

State and Local Officials Issue Proclamations Honoring Victims and Survivors of Armenian Genocide ATLANTA, Ga.—In what is now an annual remembrance ceremony, Armenian Americans, friends of the community, and elected officials from across Georgia came together at the State Capitol on April 24 to [more...]

May 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

Armenian Genocide Centennial Events Abound in South Florida

Months of Educational and Cultural Activities Planned BOCA RATON, Fla.—In February 2014, Armenian Genocide Commemoration, Inc. was formed to oversee Centennial activities in South Florida, with involvement from St. David Armenian Church in Boca Raton, St. Mary Armenian Church in Hollywood, and [more...]

April 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

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