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5th Student Research Conference

5th Student Research Conference

The Master’s Program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language and the Center for Research in Applied Linguistics at the American University of Armenia (AUA) are pleased to announce the 5th Annual Student Research Conference which will take place on Friday, June 11, 2016 at AUA. The Student Research Conference at the American University of […] Read entire article »

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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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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