The Haigazian University Armenian Diaspora Research Center (HUADRC) is established to study diverse aspects of the Armenian Diaspora communities in general and in the Middle East in particular, their history, culture, interaction with and integration to the hostland, the Homeland and other Diaspora communities beyond the Middle East. The Center functions under a “Center Director” in collaboration with the University President’s Academic Cabinet and in cooperation with the Faculty and Librarians. The… Read More

ABC News Los Angeles and Fresno recently covered AMAA’s Armenia Medical Mission’s 9th annual missions trip to Armenia. Dr. John Garry and Dr. Albert & Sue Phillips were interviewed in the videos below. Link to ABC 7 LA’s story Link to ABC 30 Fresno’s story

It is humanly impossible to console and comfort the victims of violence and hatred in Charlottesville and Barcelona, Syria and Iraq, and those of natural disasters, such as this week’s mudslides in Sierra Leone. So we share with them the Word of God and the promise of the great healer, Jesus Christ.  The world has yet to understand that violence and use of force will not resolve disputes and bring peace. Only… Read More

An Enchanted Summer Evening in Support of Haigazian University  Celebrating Rev. Dr. John Markarian’s 100th by Gilda Buchakjian (Kupelian) On the occasion of the upcoming Centennial of the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA), a splendid program organized by the Development Committee of Haigazian University (HU) of Beirut was a fitting occasion to celebrate the centenary of Rev. Dr. John Markarian, the founding president of the University. The elegant gala, attended by alumni and supporters of the University,… Read More

By FLORENCE AVAKIAN “The AMAA (Armenian Missionary Association of America) has been in my blood from an early age,” stated Dr. Raffy Hovanessian in a telephone conversation with this writer.   The eminent community activist will be the Master of Ceremonies for the AMAA Centennial Banquet. He will be sharing the honors with AMAA leaders and Banquet Co-Chairs Drs. Nurhan and Celeste Telfeyan Helvacian. The Banquet on the east coast will take place on… Read More

AMAA Executive Director/CEO Zaven Khanjian Awarded Presidential ‘Medal of Gratitude’ in Armenia During a May 28th ceremony at the Presidential Palace, held on the occasion of Republic day in Armenia, RA President Serzh Sargsyan awarded a group of individuals with the highest state awards and honorary titles for their contributions in the spheres of science, education, health, economy, arts & culture, sports, productive work and patriotism. For his contributions toward the strengthening of Armenia-Diaspora… Read More