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Aug, 29

A $20,000 Memorial Gift to the Haigazian Armenological Review in Honor of the Late Rev. Barkev N. Darakjian

A $20,000 Memorial Gift to the Haigazian Armenological Review in Honor of the Late Rev. Barkev N. Darakjian

Beirut, 28/8/2023 In honor of the memory and legacy of their late father and grandfather, the Rev. Barkev N. Darakjian (1925-2023), the Darakjian family has allocated, through the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA), a memorial gift totaling to $20,000 to the Haigazian University Armenological Review (HAR). Since its foundation in 1970, the HAR has… Continue Reading…

Aug, 29

The “Chronicles of Perseverance” Screened at Haigazian University

The “Chronicles of Perseverance” Screened at Haigazian University

  Between July 28 and August 11, 2023, and over a period of seven days, Haigazian University had the privilege to host the screening of the “Chronicles of Perseverance”, an event organized by “Hnarti”, a cultural platform dedicated to the exploration of the Armenian heritage through a variety of social, artistic & cultural projects and events.… Continue Reading…

Jul, 27

Students Exhibited the Kilims they wove at Haigazian University

  On Wednesday, July 19, 2023 the Haigazian University Arthur Matossian Gallery exhibited the handwoven kilims of 35 students from different Lebanese Armenian schools, and was attended by the students and some parents and school teachers and principals. The kilims were the product of a nine-day-long “Weave your own kilim” workshop held at HU organized… Continue Reading…

Jul, 14

Haigazian University Organized a Conference on Transitions and Transformations in the Armenian Space: 1900-2020

Haigazian University Organized a Conference on Transitions and Transformations in  the Armenian Space: 1900-2020

During three days between June 27 and 29, the Haigazian University-based Armenian Diaspora Research Center (ADRC) organized the second conference on “Transitions and Transformations in the Armenian Space: 1900-2020” in collaboration with the Khatchadur Apovian State Pedagogical University in Armenia (SPUA). In his opening words, ADRC director Dr. Antranik Dakessian welcomed the audience and noted… Continue Reading…

Jun, 19

Suha Naimy Signs her Book “The Buzzing of the Fly over the Window Pane”

Suha Naimy Signs her Book “The Buzzing of the Fly over the Window Pane”

On Tuesday the 13th of June, 2023, English Instructor at Haigazian University, Ms. Suha Naimy signed her book entitled “The Buzzing of the Fly over the Window Pane”, published by Dar Nelson, amidst a capacity audience of intellectuals, journalists, literature lovers, and faculty and staff members. Naimy’s captivating masterpiece, in which she embraces the beauty… Continue Reading…

Jun, 12

Haigazian University Holds its 63rd Commencement Exercises – Class of 2023 Proudly Bids Farewell to the Most Challenging Years of their Lives

Haigazian University Holds its 63rd Commencement Exercises – Class of 2023 Proudly Bids Farewell to the Most Challenging Years of their Lives

Some 132 students from the various faculties of Business Administration & Economics, Humanities, Sciences, and Social and Behavioral Sciences received their undergraduate and graduate degrees, on Friday the 9th of June 2023, thus bidding farewell to the four most challenging years of their lives. The courtyard of the First Armenian Evangelical Church, next to University… Continue Reading…

Jun, 12

Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2023 – Keynote Speech of the Chair of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Hasmig Baran

Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2023 – Keynote Speech of the Chair of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Hasmig Baran

Good evening, Today is a day of great celebration, and I am honored to be a part of it. Thank you for inviting me to deliver the keynote address. I understand that on a day of such high excitement what you require first and foremost of any speaker is brevity. I shall not fail you… Continue Reading…

Jun, 12

Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2023 – Alumnus Salutations of Mr. Serge Buchakjian (Class of 1976)

Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2023 – Alumnus Salutations of Mr. Serge Buchakjian (Class of 1976)

Good evening everyone. I am most honored, grateful and delighted to be given this opportunity to address you tonight not just as a member of the board of trustees of Haigazian University, but more so as a proud alumnus of 1976. Yes, that was almost 50 years ago, when there were 105 elements in the… Continue Reading…

Jun, 05

Haigazian University Baccalaureate Service for the Class of 2023 Sister Dr. Yara Matta on “The Springs of Life”

Haigazian University Baccalaureate Service for the Class of 2023 Sister Dr. Yara Matta on “The Springs of Life”

“Guard your heart, for it is the most precious and authentic possession of a human being” said Sister Dr. Yara Matta, Director of the Higher Institute of Religious Sciences at the St. Joseph University of Beirut, to the graduating class of 2023, at the Baccalaureate Service ceremony which took place at the First Armenian Evangelical… Continue Reading…

May, 31

The Annual Event of the American Alumni Association of Lebanon (AAAL) at Haigazian University

The Annual Event of the American Alumni Association of Lebanon (AAAL) at Haigazian University

Haigazian University hosted today a timely two-hour seminar on “Why Did the Lebanese System Fail in Fairly Securing the Rights of Its Citizens”, organized by the American Alumni Association of Lebanon. Following the Lebanese National Anthem, Dr. Nadia Dalloul, Secretary of the AAAL and Dr. Sami Rayshouni, its president, welcomed the audience. The six panelists… Continue Reading…