NAASR/Gulbenkian Foundation Lecture Series to Feature Dr. Henry Theriault

‘Setting the Agenda: Genocide Studies Today and the Place of the Armenian Genocide’ The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR)/Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Lecture Series on Contemporary Armenian Issues will present “Setting the Agenda: Genocide Studies Today and the [more...]

August 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Bringing the ‘Kef’ Back to Asbury Park

  ‘Return to Asbury’ Kef Weekend to Take Place Aug. 25-27 ASBURY PARK, N.J.—The sixth annual “Return to Asbury” kef weekend returns to its historic roots, as Armenian music legend Onnik Dinkjian headlines the popular summer event, scheduled for Aug. 25-27. The sixth annual [more...]

August 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hamazkayin New Jersey Chapter Holds Annual Meeting

Seventeen New Members Boost Chapter Activities RIDGEFIELD, N.J. (A.W.)—The Hamazkayin New Jersey chapter held its annual membership meeting on June 13, at Sts. Vartanantz Church in Ridgefield. The meeting drew 29 members of the local Hamazkayin chapter. Hamazkayin Central Executive Committee [more...]

August 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Take Action Now: End Americana’s Gag Rule

The Americana at Brand, in Glendale, Calif., has rejected billboard space to an Armenian Genocide film, calling it “too political.” The documentary, “Architects of Denial,” aims to raise awareness of the Armenian Genocide and human rights violations happening today. Tell the Americana at [more...]

August 10, 2017 // 5 Comments

ANCA-Glendale Demands Immediate Action from Americana

  GLENDALE, Calf.—On Aug. 8, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Glendale chapter submitted the below open letter addressed to the CEO of Caruso Affiliated, Rick Caruso demanding that The Americana at Brand take measures to rectify issue surrounding its decision to deny [more...]

August 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

The 27th Eastern U.S. Navasartian Games Take Place in Providence

Both Triumph and Tragedy Leave Their Mark on the Weekend By Sylvahna Menissian The Providence Homenetmen chapter hosted the 27th Annual Homenetmen Eastern United States Navasartian Games on the Fourth of July weekend (July 1-4) with a fully booked hotel, sold-out dances, and over 450 competing [more...]

August 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

NAASR and the Knights of Vartan Award Grants to Scholars

BELMONT, Mass.—In the first six months of 2017, the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) and the Knights of Vartan Fund for Armenian Studies (FAS) have awarded 20 grants to scholars from around the world. The impressive list of awardees demonstrates the tremendous [more...]

August 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Glendale’s Americana at Brand Rejects Genocide Documentary Billboard

GLENDALE, Calif.—The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Glendale chapter has learned that the producers of “Architects of Denial,” a documentary film about the Armenian Genocide, were denied billboard space at the Americana at Brand ostensibly because the advertising [more...]

August 5, 2017 // 8 Comments

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