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MATEFL schedule for fall 2015

The new TEFL course schedule for the Fall 2015 term has been finalized and is available at http://tefl.aua.am/schedule-fall-2015. Read entire article »

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 »

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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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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