Category: Tekeyan

Tekeyan Cultural Association Publishes Two New Books

Tekeyan Cultural Association Publishes Two New Books

WATERTOWN — The Tekeyan Cultural Association of the United States and Canada published two new literary volumes in Armenian at the end of 2016, Sarkis Vahakn’s anthology of short stories called Dzaghgakagh badmvadzkneru [Selected Stories], and Kevork M. Garabedian’s collection of poetry titled Siroy brismag [Prism of Love]. Tekeyan has been publishing books for almost […]

Ankara Mayor Blames Foreign Agents for Creating Earthquakes

Ankara Mayor Blames Foreign Agents for Creating Earthquakes

ANKARA (Hurriyet) — Recent earthquakes in the western province of Çanakkale could have been organized by dark external powers aiming to destroy Turkey’s economy with an “artificial earthquake” near Istanbul, Ankara has claimed. “Today a serious earthquake occurred in Çanakkale. I have investigated and there is a ship conducting seismic research nearby. What this ship is researching […]

Aid Raised by Tekeyan, Mirror-Spectator, Holy Trinity Armenian Church, and NAASR Reaches Aleppo Armenians

Aid Raised by Tekeyan, Mirror-Spectator, Holy Trinity Armenian Church, and NAASR Reaches Aleppo Armenians

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — An event for author Dawn MacKeen to promote her book on the Armenian Genocide, The Hundred-Year Walk, was presented last October by the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA), the Armenian Mirror-Spectator, and Holy Trinity Armenian Apostolic Church, with the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) as a […]

Tekeyan Cultural Association Director Visits Los Angeles

Tekeyan Cultural Association Director Visits Los Angeles

By Kevork Keushkerian LOS ANGELES — Aram Arkun, the executive director of the Tekeyan Cultural Association of the United States and Canada (TCA), was in Los Angeles for a working visit of the West Coast earlier in December. Arkun is a scholar with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Princeton University, a Master of Arts Degree […]

Vancouver Tekeyan Chapter Hosts Tekeyan Executive Director Arkun

Vancouver Tekeyan Chapter Hosts Tekeyan Executive Director Arkun

VANCOUVER, Canada — On December 10, members of the Tekeyan Vancouver chapter, led its chair, Rosie Tokatlian, and the executive members, welcomed Aram Arkun, executive director of the Tekeyan Cultural Association of the United States and Canada. An uncharacteristic snow storm threatened the scheduled program, but it stopped in time. The group and Arkun lunched […]

NY TCA Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group Hosts Second Annual Christmas Party

NY TCA Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group Hosts Second Annual Christmas Party

By Hagop Vartivarian TENAFLY, N.J. — On December 10, it became the second year in a row that the Tekeyan Cultural Association’s Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group held its Christmas Party at the twin halls of St. Thomas Armenian Church in New Jersey. Over 350 Tekeyan and Megerdchian theater group members and friends, including a large […]

Tekeyan Aid to Families of Soldiers Killed during April War Continues: Part IV

Tekeyan Aid to Families of Soldiers Killed during April War Continues: Part IV

By Gayane Muradyan YEREVAN — Aid from the Tekeyan Cultural Association of the US and Canada (TCA) continues to be distributed to the families of soldiers who lost their lives heroically in the four-day April war earlier this year. Accompanied by Karen Kakoyan, vice chairman of the Democratic Liberal Party of Armenia, and Sako Arian, […]

Tekeyan Cultural Association Central Board Elects Officers

Tekeyan Cultural Association Central Board Elects Officers

WATERTOWN — The Central Board of the Tekeyan Cultural Association of the United States and Canada held a meeting on November 10-11 at its headquarters in the Baikar building. In addition to hearing reports and discussing and voting on various programmatic issues, the board elected a new executive. Dr. Haroutiun Arzoumanian submitted his resignation as […]