2011 Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program (Muskie)
On October 22, 2010 at the Gyumri American Corner the IREX Armenia presented the 2011 Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program (Muskie). The guest speaker was Arina Zohrabian the IREX Armenia Director.
During the presentation Arina Zohrabian spoke generally about the program, presenting its aims and the objectives. She told the students about the eligibility criteria, the application procedure and the selection process of the program. She also gave the students advice which was bound to help them when filling in the applications. At the end of the presentation Maskie alumni Ofelia Minasyan spoke with the students, sharing her experience studying in the USA and encouraging them to apply.
22 people, including students, NGO members were present at the presentation. The event was very motivating and the participants learned a lot about the Maskie program.
Other Corners' Events
|25.11.2013 3:00pm||HIV/AIDS:Myth and Reality |
You are cordially invited to participate in public lecture dedicated to the myths of HIV/AIDS. Our guests Peace Corps volunteer Kate Salasky Red Cross worker Sona Gevorgyan will speak about misunderstood notions about AIDS such as how it is spread.
|23.11.2013 1:00pm||Academic and Professional Development in the USA|
On November 23 YAC organized a public lecture "Academic and Professional Development in the USA" led by Junior Faculty Development Program finalist Ani Manukyan.
|09.11.2013 1:00pm||Everything about FLEX|
On November 9 YAC organized a public lecture: "Everything about FLEX". FLEX alumni Arman Vardanyan spoke about his educational track and the program details.
|05.11.2013 12:00pm||Blues Day at YAC|
You are cordially invited to join our event, brought to you by the MEZZO Production and Armenian Blues Association to introduce you the Bluesman. Our guest-speaker Toronzo Cannon will speak about the Chicago Blues style, his personal experience in playing Blues music and will play the couple of the covers of famous Blues songs unplugged.