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

Armenian Genocide Centennial Peace March to Be Held in Texas

Armenians from across Texas to Gather at State Capitol for Commemoration on April 18 Khatchig Mouradian, Emily Sample to Deliver Remarks AUSTIN, Texas—The Austin Peace March and Rally, organized by Texas Armenians on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, recently announced the keynote [more...]

April 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Der Matossian to Speak at Centennial Event at Emory University

ATLANA, Ga.—On April 15 Emory University will host a talk titled, “The Armenian Genocide and Historiography on the Eve of the Centennial:  From Continuity to Contingency.” The keynote lecture will be given by Bedross Der Matossian, Assistant Professor of Modern Middle East History at the [more...]

April 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Aboard the Armenian Heritage Cruise

By Ara Yeretsian The Armenian Heritage Cruise (AHC) did it again! From Jan. 17-24, nearly 1,000 Armenians enjoyed 7 days of 24-carat fun on board the MSC Divina. The amenities were excellent; the food great; and the entertainment truly superlative. The weather was also perfect, the sea calm, and [more...]

February 23, 2015 // 4 Comments

Sayat Nova Brings Armenian History and Culture to Life in South Florida

By Mercedes Gechidjian BOCA RATON, Fla.—What does it mean to be an Armenian? What have the Armenian people been through over the past 3,000 years? How have we flourished as a people and as a nation? These are some of the questions that the Sayat Nova Dance Company (SNDC) of Boston’s [more...]

February 6, 2015 // 0 Comments

Florida State Coach Mark Krikorian Wins Third National Title

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Add the name to the venerable list of prominent Armenian-American coaches who have made an imprint on the national scene. He’s Mark Krikorian and he just coached Florida State University to its first-ever NCAA Division 1 women’s soccer championship. Mark Krikorian Krikorian [more...]

January 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

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