First annual All-ASA Flag Football Tournament

The first annual All-ASA Flag Football tournament was a big hit!  It took place on the CSUN SRC turf field on November 15, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Participants were from CSUN, UCSB, and AEO.  The flag football tournament provided a preview of what’s to come in the spring for the annual Santa Barbara games.  This was just like the games in Santa Barbara, but with a twist. …

Fethiye Cetin at CSUN TODAY!

Join the CSUN Armenian Student Association along with the CSUN Armenian Studies program and the United Armenian Council of Los Angeles to an evening with lawyer, writer, and human rights activist, Fethiye Cetin, who has also represented the family of the murdered Turkish-Armenian newspaper editor, Hrant Drink. This event will be taking place on Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 7:30pm at the Jack and Florence Ferman Room (located in the…

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…

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…

Mashed 2013

Shotgun Entertainment is teaming up with a group of hosts that will be giving you plenty to be thankful for this year. UCLA ASA, USC ASA and CSUN ASA will be taking over TRU Hollywood the night before Thanksgiving. Join us at one of Hollywood’s most beautiful venues. Tru Hollywood has revived the unique aura and sophistication of old Hollywood. Located at historic 1600 Argyle, the illustrious building has already…

Street Workout – From America to Armenia

America – Hovhannes Mkhitaryan I was first introduced to calisthenics and street workout when I was 19. I was living a very sedentary lifestyle, eating junk food, drinking, and smoking – the cliché college student. I decided to turn my lifestyle around because my state was physically and psychologically draining. I lost some weight on my own working out at home, but still had trouble gaining muscle and functional strength.…