2014-2015 College Workshop: For the students, By the students

SATURDAY NOV. 8th from 11AM-3PM at 632 W. Stocker St. Glendale, CA 91202 Having a hard time picking the right school for you? Just can’t seem to get your personal statement right? Does the application process confuse/intimidate you? The 2014-2015 All-ASA Educational Outreach Committee presents: For the students, By the students -Come learn about the different types of colleges and universities, while finding the best fit for you. -Partake in our…

Quiz Bowl – Oct. 25, 2014 at UCLA

Congratulations to this year’s winner University of California, Irvine with Occidental College coming in at a close second. This year’s quiz bowl included 3 rounds jeopardy style. The first and second round included 5 questions in each of the following categories:  Armenian History, Math (Various levels of Calculus and Trigonometry), Science (Bio, Physics, Chem), Armenian Culture (Inventors, Very Influential Scientists, Artists, Musicians, Writers), and Miscellaneous (questions from each of the…

Քիչ ենք, բայց լավն ենք (We are Few, but We are Pretty Awesome) – UCI ASA

As I enter my fourth year at UCI, my life can not possibly be more hectic than ever. I am packed with classes, trying to finish my double major requirements for Chemistry and Biology. I am busy studying for the MCAT, volunteering at clinics and hospitals and shadowing doctors. With this and trying to keep in touch with my friends and family, I had my doubts last year about running…

USC & CSUN Present UNTAMED Halloween Bash

For the past several years, the Armenian Student Associations of the Los Angeles area universities have come together during Halloween to throw one of the best parties. This year, USC and CSUN ASA present UNTAMED Halloween Bash. The event will be located at Joseph’s in Hollywood. This nightclub has hosted numerous celebrities and is home to a rich and vibrant environment. With a three section layout this venue provides the…

UCLA ASA Kickoff BBQ

UCLA ASA kick started Fall Quarter with our annual BBQ at Sunset Recreation Center. New and old members came together for a night of great food, dancing, and games. As our members enjoyed xorovats, hummus, and lavash they met new people and created new friendships. We ended the event with celebrating the birthday of our ASA President Mikael. We hope to host another BBQ at the beginning of Winter quarter…

Armenians and Progressive Politics | Armenian – Turkish Relations: The Road to Justice

The Armenian Revolutionary Federation “Shant” Student Association hosted the upcoming Armenians and Progressive Politics conference titled “Armenian-Turkish Relations: The Road to Justice” on October 3-4, 2014 at Occidental College in Eagle Rock. This year’s conference  focussed on domestic social movements in Turkey, reconciliation groups, reparations, and the possibilities for future developments in Armenian-Turkish relations. Friday Opening Night Plenary– beginning at 7 PM Roots, Grassroots, and the Road to Justice: Activism…

Path to College Educational Workshop (co-sponser: ANCA Crescenta Valley Chapter)

On Saturday September 27th, 2014, members of All-ASA and AEΩ were invited the ANCA Crescenta Valley Chapter to participate as a panel for their Path to College Educational Workshop. The event was held at the La Cañada Library and open to the public for local high school students and their parents. Other events at the workshop included guest speakers that educated the audience on applying to the Universities of California,…

2014-2015 All-ASA First GBM

This year’s first General Body Meeting was hosted for the first time by Occidental College on September 14, 2014. Students from all 14 of our branching colleges and organizations gathered for a great start of the school year.   This year’s executive members introduced themselves as follows: Chair – Emil Gorgoyan Vice-Chair – Biayna Ayvazian Treasurer – Anna Kupchyan Secretary – Haykanush Avetisyan Director of Community Outreach  – Nare Kupelian…