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Dr. Richard Hovannisian Presentation Feb. 13 at 7PM

Please join us in the Shahnasarian Hall for a Special Presentation on Monday, February 13 at 7:00pm with Dr. Richard G. Hovannisian Featured Speaker with Illustrated Presentation Professor Emeritus of Modern Armenian and Near Eastern History, UCLA, President’s Fellow, Chapman University, Adjunct Professor of History, USC, and the Editor of Armenian Communities of the Northeastern Mediterranean…

“How the Badarak Works: Functions, Agents and Roles”-Fr. Findikyan Presentation Fri. Sept 30

Few would disagree that the Divine Liturgy of the Armenian Church is beautiful and mystical. Yet for many the Badarak is little more than an archaic pageant, and doesn’t seem to accomplish anything. Yet by carefully reading selected prayers, litanies and hymns of the Divine Liturgy, Fr. Daniel will show how the choir and people in the pews fit into…

Screening of Orphans of the Genocide & Director Talk-April 9-7PM

The documentary Orphans of the Genocide by director Bared Maronian shows the orphanages that housed the many orphans who lost parents and were separated from siblings during the Armenian Genocide. Join us at the Florida Holocaust Museum for a screening of the film and a Q&A with the director. The program is part of the…

Dr. Garabet Moumdjian Presentation & Student Panel at USF-April 23 From 2-4PM

Dr. Garabet Moumdjian will make a presentation titled “Rising from the Ashes of Tragedy – Armenia’s Triumph Over Its Genocide,” followed by a student panel where USF Armenian students will speak about the legacy of the Armenian Genocide in their lives.  Hosted by the USF Libraries Holocaust and Genocide Studies Center. USF Tampa Main Library…