All-ASA Organizational Training Seminar

All-ASA Chapters are invited to attend an Organizational Training Seminar, hosted by the All-ASA Executive Board. *When? November 14th,2015-10:00AM-12:00PM *Where? Glendale Youth Center-215 W Chestnut St. Glendale, CA 91204 *What? During the training, we will be presenting the nuts-and-bolts of running an organization. We will present convenient programs and methods that will allow you to run your respective chapters with ease and success. Some of the topics we will cover…

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…

Quiz Bowl 2014

Nine universities and organizations including UCLA, UCSD, UCSB, UCI, CSUN, CPP, Oxy, AYF, and AEO come together on February 1, 2014 to take part in the All-ASA Annual Quiz Bowl held at UCLA. We would like to thank Haig Hovsepian for writing the questions and Patrick Bairamian for moderating. The Kerkoff Grand Salon was filled with bright minds from all over south California, the students competed to see which organization…

Artivism 2014 Announced

After a successful first run last year, raising almost $4000 for charity, we are working hard to bring you an even bigger show for 2014. This year, we’re working with sponsors such as TOMS to give away all proceeds from the event to the Free Arts for Abused Children Foundation. Learn more on the foundation here: http://www.freearts.org/ The show will be held on March 8th, 2014 at Les Noces du…

Taste of Oxy

This past week, Occidental College had the pleasure of hosting our yearly Taste of Oxy in which different cultural clubs bring food to serve about 100 students. The Armenian Student Association got together its small club of about 15 members and served lamahjoun and Tabouleh to the diverse students. All the members of our club got more involved by just being creating. We shared cultural information with our school about…

GCC ASA!

I am proud to say that our year started off with such a strong and successful boom. We kept the momentum going all year. Here are a few recaps of our favorite meetings: We have had the honor to have a guest speaker from Nagorno-Karabakh, Gala Danilova, who is a representative of the Halo Trust organization. She gave an informative presentation about the Halo Trust, which is the world’s largest…

Armenian Education Relief Fund

As we go about with our busy lives, it is at times easy to forget those half ways across the world. It is also quite easy to take things for granted. For example, many of us couldn’t image going to school in freezing winter classrooms, sitting on broken chairs to read from books with missing pages. School aged children in the disadvantaged outskirts of Armenia lack these simple necessities. It…

UCI ASA Gen Week

University of California, Irvine raised awareness of the Armenian Genocide, during the week of April 23-25. We started the week by having an art show, demonstrating the beauties of Armenia and its unique characteristics. We later that night had a privilege of having R-Mean the Armenian Rap artist perform his song “Open Wounds,” all members were touched by his performance and his dedication for the cause. R-mean has managed to…

Genocide Commemoration Week 2013 – April 24th

Genocide Commemoration Week Events- Wednesday, April 24, 2013 UC Riverside- Silent Protest- 10:00 am, UCR Highlander Lawn https://www.facebook.com/events/517823404944231/?ref=2 UC Riverside- Armenian Genocide Resolution Voting- 6:00pm, HUB 221 https://www.facebook.com/events/238864892918979/?ref=2 UC Riverside- Candlelight Vigil- 8:00pm, Winston Chung Hall 138 https://www.facebook.com/events/377320952381974/?ref=2 UCSD- Armenian Genocide Commemoration- 6:30 pm, Great Hall https://www.facebook.com/events/162665277228897/?ref=2 UCSB- Candlelight Memorial- 8:00pm, Davidson Library https://www.facebook.com/events/535291916523135/?ref=2 AYF- Protest at the Turkish Consulate- 4:00-6:00 pm, Turkish Consulate – 6300 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles,…