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Fr. Vasken Kouzouian Reflects on the Journey of an Armenian Priest

Fr. Vasken Kouzouian Reflects on the Journey of an Armenian Priest

October 23, 2014 9:14 pm
  By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff   CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Fr. Vasken A. Kouzouian has been pastor of Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Greater Boston for 12 years, and...

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A Fabulous ‘Cut’ in Germany

A Fabulous ‘Cut’ in Germany

October 23, 2014 9:00 pm
By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — How can a film about the Genocide be good? How can one shape the representation of such a crime against...

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Harry Toufayan Receives Boghos Nubar Medal from Ministry of Diaspora

Harry Toufayan Receives Boghos Nubar Medal from Ministry of Diaspora

October 23, 2014 8:57 pm
YEREVAN — On October 16, Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hakobyan received Armenian American businessman Harry Toufayan and his wife, Susan, who were accompanied by President...

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Pope Francis to Visit Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

October 26, 2014 9:23 pm
  ISTANBUL (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Pope Francis will visit sites that recall Turkey’s often-tumultuous history at a cultural crossroads between continents and faiths...

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Fresno State to Break Ground for Genocide Monument

October 23, 2014 4:19 pm
  FRESNO — Fresno State will break ground on a monument to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Groundbreaking will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov....

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Pope Francis to Visit Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

  ISTANBUL (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Pope Francis will visit sites that recall Turkey’s often-tumultuous history at a cultural crossroads between continents and faiths during a three-day visit to the country next month, the Associated Press reports. The Vatican announced Tuesday, Oct 21, that Francis’ first stop on the Nov 28-30 trip will be a visit to […]

Armenian Orphan Rug Will Be Displayed As Part of White House Visitors Center Exhibit in November

Armenian Orphan Rug Will Be Displayed As Part of White House Visitors Center Exhibit in November

WASHINGTON — Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) announced last week that the White House will display the Armenian Orphan Rug, also known as the Ghazir Rug, as part of an exhibit at the White House Visitors Center.  The exhibit — titled “Thank you to the United States: Three Gifts to Presidents in Gratitude for American Generosity […]

Fr. Vasken Kouzouian Reflects on the Journey of an Armenian Priest

Fr. Vasken Kouzouian Reflects on the Journey of an Armenian Priest

  By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff   CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Fr. Vasken A. Kouzouian has been pastor of Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Greater Boston for 12 years, and is celebrating his 20th anniversary as an ordained priest. As the pastor of one of the largest and most influential parishes in the Diocese of the […]

When You Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

  By Edmond Y. Azadian I dedicate this week’s article to Harutune Yessayan, a benefactor in his early 90s who recently contributed $325,000 towards the construction of a hospital in Armenia. Mr. Yessayan confronted me last week in Toronto, Canada, with a copy of my last column in this newspaper and asked me to focus […]

A Fabulous ‘Cut’ in Germany

A Fabulous ‘Cut’ in Germany

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — How can a film about the Genocide be good? How can one shape the representation of such a crime against humanity into a work of art? And how can one do that without reducing the magnitude of the horror or sacrificing historical veracity? The Turkish-German filmmaker […]

Harry Toufayan Receives Boghos Nubar Medal from Ministry of Diaspora

Harry Toufayan Receives Boghos Nubar Medal from Ministry of Diaspora

YEREVAN — On October 16, Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hakobyan received Armenian American businessman Harry Toufayan and his wife, Susan, who were accompanied by President of the “Pyunik” Pan-Armenian Human Resources Development Foundation Gabriel Jemberjian. The minister praised the Toufayan’s benevolent acts for preservation of the Armenian identity in the Armenian-American community and in the […]

Dr. Carolann Najarian to Present Avedis’ Story in Talk at NAASR

  BELMONT, Mass. — Dr. Carolann Najarian will present a talk titled “Telling Avedis’ Story: An Armenian-American’s Journey into Her Father’s Saga of Survival,” on Thursday, October 30, at 7:30 p.m., at the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR), 395 Concord Ave. Najarian recently published her father’s memoir, Avedis’ Story: An Armenian Boy’s […]

Fresno State to Break Ground for Genocide Monument

  FRESNO — Fresno State will break ground on a monument to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Groundbreaking will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2 on Maple Mall, south of the Satellite Student Union. Approved by the Campus Planning Committee, the monument will be constructed with private donations and will be dedicated […]