Internship in Armenia

AYF-YOARF Seeks 2017 AYF Internship Director

WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Youth Federation Youth Organization of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (AYF-YOARF) Eastern Region is seeking an able, qualified, and driven Director for the 2017 AYF Internship in Armenia program that will take place June 19-Aug. 20. Interns will be arriving starting June 14. The Director must be in Yerevan prior to their arrival for set up. Interested applicants for the position should fluently speak Armenian

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The Youth Newsletter – February 2017
AYF Internship 2016: Exceeding Expectations

AYF Internship 2016: Exceeding Expectations By U. Karoun Tcholakian Parev from  Hayastan! The past few weeks in Armenia have been amazing! I have been doing things that I had never before imagined. My first out-of-this-world experience was when I arrived at my Morkoor's apartment, walked out to the balcony, and saw Mount Ararat for the first time. I had only ever known Ararat through pictures, so seeing it in person was unbelievable. I couldn't

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AYF Internship 2016: My First Thoughts and Impressions

AYF Internship 2016: My First Thoughts and Impressions  By U. Rachael Minassian   Coming to Hayasdan for the first time in my life, I really didn't know what to expect at all. People had given me various tips, but I ultimately arrived at Zvartnots Airport on June 12 without a clue. Stepping off the airplane and into a world of Armenian people like myself was so surreal. I definitely went through a bit of culture shock at first, but that night

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AYF Internship 2016: Mount Aragats

Mount Aragats By U. Vahe Atakhanian Mount Aragats...I had been there a couple of times before, but never to actually climb it. The views and scenery are straight out of a Hollywood film. The climb itself was a bit more difficult than I thought it’d be, partly because of the random huge patches of snow. But, the challenge was one that I was more than willing to accept. Once we got on our way I was trying to climb and take pictures at the same time,

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