Topic: Armenia

LOS ANGELES — A group of 110 Armenians raised more than $60,000 at a “Scotch and Cigar” event to raise funds for the Armenian Wounded Heroes Fund (AWHF) on November 17, at the home of Armen and Katherine Panossian. AWHF Founders[...]

FRANKFURT — “World poetry is world reconciliation.” This line is from a poem by the German poet and philologist Friedrich Rückert (1788-1866), whose greatest gift to future generations was his immense translation work. By the end of[...]

BERLIN — What a night for a party! Though not of the same magnitude as the hurricanes that recently ravaged several states and Puerto Rico, the storm winds and rain that swept across northern Germany on October 5 were hefty enough to[...]

YEREVAN — On Saturday, two days after the celebration of the 26th anniversary of Armenia’s independence, “The Promise” director Terry George and co-producer Eric Esrailian paid a symbolic and emotional visit to Tsitsernakaberd,[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan awarded member of the German Bundestag Cem Özdemir and Premier of New South Wales, Australia, Gladys Berejiklian, each with a Mkhitar Gosh Medal. Cem Özdemir, a German[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — On Thursday, October 5 a panel discussion on “Expanding Inclusion of Media Literacy in Education in Armenia: Challenges and Opportunities” will begin at 7:30 pm at the National Association for Armenian Studies and[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.— A pilgrimage to Armenia in 2016 transformed Holy Trinity Armenian Church parishioner Cynthia Kazanjian’s life. The change was not so much in religious terms but in terms of igniting passion for a cause that has not[...]

By Linda B. Glaser ITHACA, N.Y. — On the slopes of Mount Aragats, the tallest mountain in Armenia, archaeologists are painstakingly uncovering the ancient past. From July 17 to 20, six Armenian girls got an insider’s view as[...]

SAINT LOUIS, Mo. — With the eyes of the world on Saint Louis for the inaugural and historic Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz competition, the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL) crowned Levon Aronian the champion[...]