Topic: AGBU

WATERTOWN — Interns ages 18 to 23 from around the world spent eight weeks in Boston this summer, as part of the inaugural Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) program here. The program allowed students to explore fields in STEM,[...]

There are a number of valuable Armenian properties around the world which have played a historic role in preserving Armenian heritage. But with the change in the demographic profile in the countries where those properties are located, the[...]

NEW YORK — Recently the Holy See of Echmiadzin, the Great House of Cilicia, Armenian Evangelical World Council, the Armenian Missionary Association of America and the AGBU together welcomed an effort by various bodies of the United[...]

NEW YORK — On October 3, President Armen Sarkissian of Armenia was given the 25th annual John Edwin Mroz Global Statesman Award of the East-West Institute at the New York Athletic Club. Sarkissian is vice president of the East-West[...]

LOS ANGELES — On Saturday, August 18, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) Hye Geen hosted a conference titled: “Sexual Harassment: Understand, Prevent, Respond” at the AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Center. The conference[...]

By Taleen Babayan Special to the Mirror-Spectator NEW YORK — An innovative approach to discussing spirituality and religion brought together close to 40 Armenian young professionals from across the country during the Urban Spirituality[...]

NEW YORK — AGBU New York Special Events Committee (NYSEC) presents the ninth annual AGBU Performing Artists in Concert which will take place on Friday, November 3 at 8 p.m. at the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York. The[...]

NEW YORK — On August 14, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU), in partnership with Survival Pictures, the production company behind “The Promise,” and major Armenian organizations in North America, launched The Promise to[...]

NEW YORK — In March, AGBU Central Board member Dr. Levon Nazarian received the 2017 Joseph H. Holmes Clinical Pioneer Award. The award honors individuals who have significantly contributed to the growth and development of diagnostic[...]

NEW YORK — Neery Melkonian was a groundbreaking contemporary art curator, critic and writer. Before her death in July 2016, she created an important legacy of critical discourse and community building among diasporan Middle Eastern and[...]