FLEX Alumni are International Education Week 2016

Annually, the FLEX Alumni community celebrates International Education Week through a variety of alumni activities.  International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the...

GYSD Project: Becoming a Girl of Dreams in Verin Axta, Armenia

Project organizer: Anahit Ghazaryan '15Event location: Lernanist (Verin Axta), Armenia$267 FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$355 cost share from the Lernanist Village School and...

Coming Back Home From USA

"I am home. There was something in the air when we reached the Armenian border. I swear I saw the prettiest sky out of...

FLEX Alumni Create Leadership and English Clubs in Armenia

Ten recently-returned FLEX Alumni created a theme-driven clubs in one of four regions in Armenia. Each of the clubs emphasizes developing both leadership skills...

Youth Empowerment in Eurasia: Seven Initiatives by FLEX Alumni

FLEX Alumni became more independent and grew as they lived, and learned during an academic year in the U.S.  Many returned home to share...

Voice of Youth

Voice of Youth Khachatur Margaryan ’11 (Yerevan, Armenia) Event Location:  Armavir, Gyumri, Vanadzor, and Yerevan, Armenia $1194 in FLEX Alumni Grant Program Funding Summary: A team of five...

Irina Ghaplanyan ’99 Contributing to Armenia’s Future

Irina Ghaplanyan ‘99 Yerevan, Armenia / York, PA Education: BA in International Relations (University of Malta), MA in Diplomatic Studies (Diplomatic Academy of London, Westminster University) and...

Aram Orbelyan ‘99 Armenian Legal System Reformer

Message to FLEX alumni: After your FLEX year it’s important to remember that the world is not limited only to America, it’s big and interesting...

Summer in Sheki: FLEX Alumni-led Summer Camp

Summer Camp in Azerbaijan Ulviyya Akbarova ’15 (Sheki, Azerbaijan) Location:  Sheki, Azerbaijan Ulviyya Akbarova ’15 implemented an American-style summer camp for 55, 7-10th graders in Sheki, Azerbaijan...

Programmer Shahen Mailyan

An interview alumnus Shahen Mailyan who is developing a new global restaurant app.  His message to FLEX alumni: Our world is fast-paced and the...