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2018 FLEX PRE-DEPARTURE ORIENTATION ORIENTATION TEACHER

December 8, 2017
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Please follow the link for PDO Teacher 2018 application. 

New Experience with FLEX

November 30, 2017
FLEX Program student Alla Harutyunyan had a great opportunity to meet CEO of Barton Country Chamber of Commerce.Alla shares “Yesterday, I had my job shadow with CEO of Barton County Chamber of Commerce, Astra Ferris. I chose her to shadow, as I am really interested in business, tourism, and in ...

Volunteering with FLEX

November 30, 2017
Since the program’s inception, FLEX students have performed more than one million hours of community service in the U.S. alone. FLEX gives students many new things, skills and experience, but probably one of the strongest skill they gain is volunteering, which they usually do not practice in their communities before ...

New things with FLEX

November 30, 2017
FLEX Program gives unique opportunity to students to try new activities, engage in new sport activities, and participate in new clubs for the 1st time. We are always very happy to observe that they are willing and interested in trying new things, that they will never be able to try in ...

2018 US Intern Abroad Armenia Scholarship

November 20, 2017
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American Councils is pleased to announce a new scholarship for internships in Armenia, made possible by funding through the U.S. Department of State via the U.S. Study Abroad Grant. This scholarship offers U.S. undergraduate and graduate students exposure to the global workplace through six-week summer 2018 internships in Armenia. Students ...

Job Announcement: FLEX Recruitment Assistant

July 27, 2017
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American Councils for International Education Armenia is hiring a full-time temporary FLEX Recruitment Assistant for the period August 22-November 30, 2017.LOCATION: Yerevan, Armenia with frequent travel to provinces.JOB DESCRIPTION: The FLEX Recruitment Assistant serves as the assistant to the FLEX recruitment team in Armenia and is responsible for assisting with ...

Armenia: Internship and Cultural Immersion Destination

July 20, 2017
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Every year, American Councils office in Yerevan hosts students from Lehigh University for professional internships. In 2017, Nick Razewski, a student in his third year, was visiting Armenia for a summer internship at the Eurasia Partnership Foundation Armenia (EPF) as part of his study abroad program. We share his article ...

A Part of Heaven

July 13, 2017
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When FLEX students return back to Armenia, we are always happy and excited to see how they help their community through the skills developed during the FLEX program.Anush Petrosyan turned her house in one of the most picturesque places of Armenia, Dilijan, into a wonderful B&B, “Nushka’s Place” thus developing ...

Discovering U.S. Culture

July 6, 2017
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Aside from all very important sessions and advice that FLEX 2017-2018 students received during their Pre-Departure orientation, they also learnt new aspects of American culture. The students will always remember the U.S. songs and dances that were taught by Tom Toomey, Program Administrator for the Vice President's Office, American Councils.Every morning, ...

OUTDOOR ADVENTURES IN ARMENIA: A DIFFERENT KIND OF STUDY ABROAD

June 28, 2017
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For the second year, American Councils Armenia hosted a group of students from Warren Wilson College (Asheville, NC) to explore the natural beauty and burgeoning ecotourism industry in Armenia.The students, who are majoring in outdoor leadership at Warren Wilson, study a combination of wildlife, outdoor adventure, and teambuilding dynamics. The group visited ...