Stories

Storytelling teaches us and is one of the most valuable traditions we continue as people. We are mammals, but we have voice, and so we learn from others in ways animals cannot.

Civic Engagement and Public Service

A Love for Humanity

Anahit Feroyan
AIWA
San Francisco Anahit Feroyan was born in Yerevan into a very warm family that contributed to some very sweet and memorable childhood years for...
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Culture and History

Silva Katchiguian

Silva Katchiguian
AIWA
“I am not to be defined by my gender and the stereotyped box that characterizes me, but by the accomplishments that make me proud....
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Education and Empowerment

Designing the Human Experience

Mane Mehrabyan
AIWA
Yerevan Mané likes to call herself a human experience designer since whether it is in designing more human experience in hospitals, playing the accordion...
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Health and Wellness

A Revolution in the Birthing Room

Astrik Vardanyan
AIWA
Los Angeles When Astrik Vardanyan gave birth to her first son in 1998, the experience she had in a Burbank, CA hospital left her...
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Women and Innovation

Sabina Avakian

Lithuania and Stockholm October 2019 I was born in 1992 year when Virgo constellation was delivering the Sun. My father is Armenian, and my...
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