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MA TEFL Capstone Defenses

MA TEFL Capstone Defenses

The Master’s Program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language at the American University of Armenia is proud to announce Spring 2015 capstone defenses of MA TEFL students. Starting from May 13 through May 20, 2015, a total of 23 students will defend their projects. Some of them are research theses, and others are curriculum […] Read entire article »

Capstone Project Presentations

Capstone Project Presentations

The Master’s Program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language at the American University of Armenia is proud to announce that Lusine Sargsyan, Rima Gevorgyan and Varduhi Movsisyan will be presenting their final Capstone Projects: • On April 17, Friday • At 14:00 • In Room 133W Paramaz Avedisian Building, 40 Marshall Bagramyan Ave. Below […] Read entire article »

AUA to Hold 4th Student Research Conference

AUA to Hold 4th Student Research Conference
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YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) will be holding the 4th annual Student Research Conference (SRC) on June 12, 2015.


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A Bilingual Reading from the Works of Contemporary Armenian Writers Levon Khechoyan and Hovhannes Yeranyan

A Bilingual Reading from the Works of Contemporary Armenian Writers Levon Khechoyan and Hovhannes Yeranyan
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 27, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Certificate in Translation (CTRA) program organized a bilingual reading from a volume of stories by contemporary Armenian writers Levon Khechoyan and Hovhannes Yeranyan in Spanish translation.


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Translating Umberto Eco’s “The Name of the Rose:” A Talk by Zaven Boyajyan

Translating Umberto Eco’s “The Name of the Rose:” A Talk by Zaven Boyajyan
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 17th, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted a talk on “Translating Eco’s The Name of Rose,” with speaker Zaven Boyajyan.


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MA TEFL Members Attend 2015 TESOL Arabia Conference

MA TEFL Members Attend 2015 TESOL Arabia Conference
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YEREVAN, Armenia – From March 12-14, 2015, 22 students, alumni, and faculty members of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) program traveled to Dubai, UAE to attend the International TESOL Arabia Conference.


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What is Wrong with Education? Interactive Lecture Held at AUA

What is Wrong with Education? Interactive Lecture Held at AUA
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On March 4, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Serob Khachatryan for an interactive lecture on the many critical issues facing education in Armenia.


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ACCOLADES: Ruzan Amiraghyan, Certificate in Translation Program Student Translates Christopher Merrill’s Poetry

ACCOLADES: Ruzan Amiraghyan, Certificate in Translation Program Student Translates Christopher Merrill’s Poetry
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YEREVAN, Armenia – American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Certificate in Translation program is excited to announce that one of its current students, Ruzan Amiraghyan, has translated and published three poems by Christopher Merrill, who was touring through Armenia in 2014 with four other US poets and writers.


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AUA Hosts Jim Scrivener for Training on ‘Uncertainty’ in Teaching and Education

AUA Hosts Jim Scrivener for Training on ‘Uncertainty’ in Teaching and Education
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On February 13, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted Jim Scrivener, renowned English Language Training (ELT) consultant, teacher trainer, and course leader, for a training session on ‘Uncertainty.’


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MA TEFL Graduates Present at 7th World Conference on Educational Sciences

MA TEFL Graduates Present at 7th World Conference on Educational Sciences
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YEREVAN, Armenia – From February 5-7, 2015, Mariam Khachatryan and Sona Budaghyan, two recent graduates of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Masters in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) program, presented their capstone projects at the 7th World Conference on Educational Sciences in Athens, Greece.


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English Teacher Training Introduces New Teaching Methods to Local Schools

English Teacher Training Introduces New Teaching Methods to Local Schools
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 24 and 26, 2014, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Center for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL) conducted a two-day in-service English teacher training at the Siamanto School #162.


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AUA Lecturer Presents at Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities in Madrid, Spain

AUA Lecturer Presents at Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities in Madrid, Spain
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MADRID, Spain – The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences is proud to share that on June 11-13, 2014, Rafik Santrosyan, lecturer of consecutive and simultaneous interpretation in AUA’s Certificate in Translation program, presented a paper at the Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities in Madrid, Spain.


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