From Alin K. Gregorian

Alin K. Gregorian

Editor, Armenian Mirror-Spectator Alin K. Gregorian was born in Iran, and moved to the US with her family immediately before the Islamic Revolution. She received her bachelor’s degree in international relations from Tufts University and her master’s degree in print journalism from Boston University. Before arriving at the Armenian Mirror-Spectator, she worked at several community newspapers, including as editor of the Bedford Minuteman and as assistant editor of the Belmont Citizen-Herald. During her tenure, both newspapers were nominated for and or received awards from the New England Press Association. She is fluent in Armenian and Farsi, and has also studied French and Spanish. She loves to travel, to read novels and solve New York Times crossword puzzles. She has one daughter, Tenny, and a dog, Luna.

  NEW YORK — Human Rights Watch (HRW), the New York-based humanitarian organization, in February released a report on the fate of children in Armenian orphanages, especially those who are mentally or physically handicapped. The[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — While the fates of many US-bound refugees from war-torn and desperate nations around the world are still up in the air, many American — including Armenian-American — religious[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff WASHINGTON — Archbishop Vicken Aykazian, Diocesan Legate and ecumenical director, took part in a delegation of church leaders visiting Iraq from January 20 to 24. The visit was organized by[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff TORONTO — It is hard to believe that 10 years have passed since Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink was assassinated in cold blood in Istanbul, outside the offices of Agos, the bilingual[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A murder almost a decade ago and a genocide a century back impacted one woman so much that she altered the course of her life. The woman, Gonca Sönmez-Poole, a[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A murder almost a decade ago and a genocide a century back impacted one woman so much that she altered the course of her life. The woman, Gonca Sönmez-Poole, a[...]

  LOS ANGELES — “The Promise,” the eagerly awaited movie about the Armenian Genocide, has found a distributor and release date for 2017. The movie, which was spearheaded and funded by the late billionaire philanthropist Kirk[...]

Akçam Confirms Authenticity of Andonian Papers in Explosive Talk about New Book BELMONT, Mass. — Prof. Taner Akçam delivered an explosive, exciting talk on Thursday, October 6, on his findings which quelled any doubts about the[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian – Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — President Serge Sargisian and his entourage arrived in Boston on Monday, March 28, for the Armenian leader’s inaugural visit to Massachusetts. As part of his first[...]