Topic: Education

By Sona Hovsepyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator STEPANAKERT — Narine Yakhshibekyan, a 20-year-old student at Mesrop Mashtots University, is unable to go from Martuni town to the city of Stepanakert due to the lack of fuel and regular[...]

YEREVAN ( — Armenian school students have earned 5 medals, including 1 silver and 4 bronze, at the 53rd International Physics Olympiad held in Tokyo, Japan, on July 10-17, the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and[...]

PASADENA, Calif. —The Board and the Administration of St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School announces the appointment of Maro Shahinian as the new Preschool Director of Hovsepian School. Shahinian holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in[...]

GLENDALE, Calif. — Perhaps appropriately, the Union of Advanced Technology Enterprises (UATE), an enterprise to foster the progress of high technologies in Armenia, came into being with the new millennia, in 2000. Back then,[...]

By Eliza Partika GLENDALE, Calif. (Glendale News-Press) — The Glendale Unified School District Board of Education recently voted to make April the official month of Armenian Heritage, while highlighting the district’s progress on[...]

By Eli Curwin REVERE, Mass. ( — High School students performing in Revere High School’s rendition of the Broadway musical “In the Heights” earlier this April received a surprise message in anticipation of their show’s[...]

WATERTOWN — Houry Boyamian, principal of St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School (SSAES) for the past 35 years, is looking forward to a well-deserved retirement. For Boyamian, the position has not been so much a job but a calling, and[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — On January 28, 2023, 45 local high school students from the greater Boston area took part in an Armenian Genocide Remembrance Oral History project at the First Armenian Church in Belmont. These high school students, most[...]

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. — Armenians have made quite a name for themselves throughout the centuries and throughout the world for their expertise in science, business, and the arts. Whether in the Middle East, the Russian sphere, or the[...]

WATERTOWN — The Board of Directors of St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School (SSAES), New England’s only Armenian Elementary School, is pleased to announce the appointment of Garine Palandjian, Ph.D., as its new Head of School. Dr.[...]