On Saturday, July 3, 2010, Haigazian University alumni and friends attended a reception dinner that took place in the Mugar Garden of the university.
The Alumni Reunion Gathering which has been a traditional event for the past years gave the chance to the graduates to return to campus, to meet former classmates and to revive the memories of their university life.
Special guest were among the attendees. Dr. Alan Strachen, the youngest grandchild of Dr. Armenag Haigazian, was specially invited for the 55th Anniversary of Haigazian University as the keynote speaker of the 55th Anniversary Commencement Exercises. Among the presence were also two staff members of the Ministry of Diaspora in Armenia, Ms Greda Mnatsaganyan and Ms Marian Gevorgian, who were at Beirut to follow an intensive one-month-training program organized and coordinated by Haigazian University.
In his address, President Paul Haidostian briefed on the recent developments at the university, such as the 55th Anniversary graduation ceremony; the inauguration of the new Heritage Building; the launching of a new emphasis, the Human Resources Management; the 55th Anniversary Celebratory Banquet that will take place on November 12, 2010 in Los Angeles
An excellent ambiance was created by Garo Agopian, the Master of the Ceremony and the Student of the Year 2010 and Vicken Parseghian who accompanied him with his live music and songs.
The program came to an end with the lottery draw of an exclusive prize handed out to the lucky winner.