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St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School holds 2017 Graduation Ceremonies

St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School holds 2017 Graduation Ceremonies

WATERTOWN — In June, St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School (SSAES) completed its 33rd academic year. The Graduation Ceremonies were held on June 15 for the Kindergarten and preschool students, and June 16 for the elementary classes. Principal Houry Boyamian spoke about St. Stephens’ 14th annual graduating class trip to Armenia, the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering […]

Yerevan Literary Critic Ter-Khachatryan Speaking in New Jersey, Boston, Glendale in August on Van Artist and Freedom Fighter Panos Terlemezian

Yerevan Literary Critic Ter-Khachatryan Speaking in New Jersey, Boston, Glendale in August on Van Artist and Freedom Fighter Panos Terlemezian

WATERTOWN – Yervand Ter-Khachatryan, a prominent literary critic from Armenia, will be in the United States on a book tour sponsored by the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) of the United States and Canada. He will speak in New Jersey on August 4, Watertown on August 6, and Glendale on August 16, and will be hosted […]

Akçam Honors Rev. Krikor Guerguerian, Announces Digitalization of Guerguerian Archival Collection, at ALMA Lecture

Akçam Honors Rev. Krikor Guerguerian, Announces Digitalization of Guerguerian Archival Collection, at ALMA Lecture

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — Prof. Taner Akçam presented a lecture with slides on the legacy of the work of Rev. Krikor Guerguerian on the Armenian Genocide, and announced the digitalization of the latter’s collection, at the Armenian Museum of America (ALMA) on May 11. There was a large audience present at this […]

St. James Men’s Club Program Features Dental Care Providers in Karabakh

St. James Men’s Club Program Features Dental Care Providers in Karabakh

WATERTOWN — Dr. Berdj Kiladjian, Dr. Arnold Weiss, Dr. George Vosgerichian, and Dr. Alex Bejian will speak on Monday, May 1, at St. James Armenian Church Men’s Club dinner meeting at the St. James Charles Mosesian Cultural and Youth Center in Watertown, MA. Their presentation, “Hand in Hand – Medical Benevolent Non-Governmental Organization,” will discuss the work that several […]

STEM Week at St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School

STEM Week at St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School

WATERTOWN — Students at St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School’s Annual STEM week, held April 3-7, participated in a variety of enrichment activities in science, technology, engineering and math. On April 3, students in Grades K-5 participated in a Robotics Day with the help of parent volunteers. KIBO robots provided students with the experience of sequencing […]

Project SAVE 2017 Calendar Pays Tribute to ‘Who We Are’

Project SAVE 2017 Calendar Pays Tribute to ‘Who We Are’

WATERTOWN — “Who we are… Our Armenian Identity,” Project SAVE Armenian Photograph Archives 2017 calendar brings to life a theme that is bubbling up in private conversations as well as in the broader community. The calendar speaks to the experience of various identities within one culture. Throughout recent Armenian history, the “homeland” has been in […]

St. James Armenian Church Celebrates Sunday School Graduation

St. James Armenian Church Celebrates Sunday School Graduation

WATERTOWN — Last Sunday, 16 young adults graduated from Sunday School at St. James Church in Watertown, MA. At the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy, the students renewed their baptismal vows and received diplomas. Rev. Arakel Aljalian, parish pastor, directed his sermon to the graduates, congratulating them on their accomplishments and encouraging them to continue their […]

Medical Association Hosts Blood Drive to Honor Memory of Genocide Victims

Medical Association Hosts Blood Drive to Honor Memory of Genocide Victims

WATERTOWN — The Greater Boston community came together once again to serve those in need. Saturday, April 17 marked the second annual Blood Drive of the Armenian American Medical Association (AAMA) of the Greater Boston in commemoration of the 101st Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The event took place at and was co-sponsored by the […]