By Taleen Babayan Special to the Mirror-Spectator NEW YORK — On Friday, January 15, more than 400 people gathered to honor Dr. Edgar Housepian, a man whose work has had a major impact on neurological research in the United States and[...]

WATERTOWN, Mass. — On Sunday, January 24, the Friends of Hrant Dink organization marked the third anniversary of the assassination of Dink, the Turkish-Armenian editor of Agos newspaper in Istanbul, Turkey, with a memorial luncheon after[...]

By Taleen Babayan and Florence Avakian CLIFFSIDE PARK, N.J. — With the beautiful Manhattan skyline serving as the backdrop, the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) hosted a welcoming reception for Ambassador Garen Nazarian, the new[...]

By Tom Vartabedian NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. — Albert S. Movsesian is in the driver’s seat —[...]

LOS ANGELES — Late last spring, the AGBU Asbeds of Los Angeles invited Turkish historian Dr. Cengiz Aktar, from Bahcesehir University in Istanbul, and Prof. Kevork Bardakjian, from the University of Michigan, to speak at their fifth[...]

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. — The Armenian Genocide Committee of Greater Detroit announces the third annual Armenian Genocide Essay competition and call for entries. The competition, which is funded by the Hagopian Family Foundation,[...]

WATERTOWN, Mass. — Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern), visited St. James Armenian Church, on Sunday, December 13, as the parish honored two former pastors, Rev. Arsen Barsamian[...]

By Tom Vartabedian WATERTOWN, Mass. — Former Bentley College President Gregory Adamian worked[...]

BUENOS AIRES — On December 2, 2009, an Armenian khachkar (cross-stone) was unveiled on a prominent square in La Plata, the capital of the province of Buenos Aires. Made possible by a donation from the Armenian General Benevolent Union[...]

NEW YORK — Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America (Eastern), recently appointed four priests to serve parishes in Waukegan, Ill., Cheltenham, Penn., Cleveland, Ohio and St. Paul, Minn. The[...]

By Aleen Khanjian LOS ANGELES — On November 24, 2009, the AGBU Young Professionals of Los Angeles (YPLA), in cooperation with the American University of Armenia and Woodbury University’s School of Architecture, held a highly[...]