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Spring 2016 capstone defenses

The Master’s Program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language at the American University of Armenia is proud to announce Spring 2016 capstone defenses of MA TEFL students.    Starting from April 25 through May 17 a total of 29 students will defend their projects. Some of them are research theses, and others are curriculum design projects.   The list of capstone topics […] Read entire article »

AUA Students Teach English and Environmental Responsibility to Children in Rural Villages

AUA Students Teach English and Environmental Responsibility to Children in Rural Villages
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YEREVAN, Armenia – Ninety-one school children from the Karakert and Hatsik villages successfully completed English classes on environmental issues, designed by American University of Armenia (AUA) Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) graduating students Anna Alaverdyan and Dianna Torosyan.


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5th Student Research Conference

5th Student Research Conference
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YEREVAN, Armenia – The Master’s Program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) and the Center for Research in Applied Linguistics at the American University of Armenia (AUA) hosted the 5th Annual Student Research Conference on June 11th.


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Impacting Communities with Capstones in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Impacting Communities with Capstones in Teaching English as a Foreign Language
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YEREVAN, Armenia – A total of 29 graduating students from the American University of Armenia (AUA) Master’s program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) marked their final milestone with capstone presentations.


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Center for Research in Applied Linguistics Receives a Grant to Validate a New TOEFL Test

Center for Research in Applied Linguistics Receives a Grant to Validate a New TOEFL Test
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YEREVAN, Armenia – The Center for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL), one of nine research centers at the American University of Armenia (AUA), has been awarded a $50,000 TOEFL Young Students Series research grant by the Educational Testing Service (ETS).


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Teaching English in Remote Areas of Armenia

Teaching English in Remote Areas of Armenia
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YEREVAN, Armenia – The Center for Research in Applied Linguistics of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences of the American University of Armenia held a colloquium on November 12 on current developments and challenges of English language education in remote areas of Armenia from both micro and macro perspectives.


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AUA TEFL Alumna Receives Research Assistantship Upon Admission to Drexel University PhD Program

AUA TEFL Alumna Receives Research Assistantship Upon Admission to Drexel University PhD Program
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YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) is pleased to share that alumna Tamara Galoyan was accepted into Drexel University’s Ph.D. program in Educational Leadership and Learning Technologies in the School of Education.


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4th Annual Student Research Conference Held at AUA

4th Annual Student Research Conference Held at AUA
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On June 12, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) program and the Center for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL) held the 4th Student Research Conference for graduate and undergraduate students in linguistics and applied linguistics, with over 80 participants in attendance.


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CHSS Alumnae Present Research on Unethical Purchase of Academic Papers in Armenia

CHSS Alumnae Present Research on Unethical Purchase of Academic Papers in Armenia
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YEREVAN, Armenia – On May 22, 2015, students and faculty from the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences presented their collaborative study on the “Unethical Purchase of Academic Papers in Public Universities of Armenia.”


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MA TEFL Members Participate in GlobELT 2015: An International Conference on Teaching and Learning English as an Additional Language

MA TEFL Members Participate in GlobELT 2015: An International Conference on Teaching and Learning English as an Additional Language
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YEREVAN, Armenia – Lilianna Edilyan, MA Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Lecturer at the American University of Armenia (AUA) and Tamara Galoyan, MA TEFL alumna, recently presented their papers at GlobELT 2015.


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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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