GYSD Project: Crafty Hands in Vanadzor, Armenia

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Project Organizer: Lusine Snkhchyan '13Event Location: Vanadzor, Armenia$240 FLEX Alumni GYSD Matching Grant Funding$470 cost share from the Vanadzor Children's Home, art teacher Karina Avagyan,...

20 Years of FLEX in Syunik Region of Armenia

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Lilia Mamikonyan ‘14 (Sisian, Armenia/Watertown, NY) Project title: FLEX - 20 years in Syunik Project Location: Sisian, Syunik region, Armenia $1300 in 2015 FLEX Alumni Grant Program...

25 Years of FLEX in Armenia

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2018 marked the 25th anniversary of the FLEX program. Twenty-five years of recruiting, 25 different generations and 1030 young people from Armenia who’ve heard,...

Youth Empowerment in Eurasia: Seven Initiatives by FLEX Alumni

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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...

South Caucasus FLEX-Ability Workshop 2017: What’s Your Story?

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Forty-five FLEX alumni from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine attended the 2017 South Caucasus FLEX-Ability Workshop in Kvareli, Georgia at the Ministry of Justice...

Hasmik Tonapetyan ’09 Brings Her Experience Back to Gyumri

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‘Each experience in my life somehow leads to the other while my main interests remain the same – it’s youth work, civic activism and...

Ani Arakelyan: Inspiring Youth and Making a Difference in the Vanadzor Community

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Ani Arakelyan ’15 (Vanadzor, Armenia/ Roseville , MN) Inspiring Youth and Making a Difference in the Vanadzor Community After successfully completing the FLEX program, Ani Arakelyan...

Christmas in America for Lida Asilyan ’19

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Lida Asilyan ’19 (Ijevan, Armenia/Adel, IA) spent her FLEX year in a small town in Iowa. In this interview, Lida shares her relationship with...

Aram Orbelyan ‘99 Armenian Legal System Reformer

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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...

FLEX Alumni interviewed for “Hidden People” Program at Civilnet.am

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Four FLEX alumni were recently interviewed for the Civilnet.am “Hidden People” program by host Maria Titizian. Civilnet is an Armenian online TV news source...