Assembly Summer Speaker Series Kicks Off With Michigan Rep. Mari Manoogian
Washington, D.C. - Join the Armenian Assembly of America Internship Program Summer Speaker Series kickoff with Michigan State Representative Mari Manoogian this Thursday, June 3rd at 6:30 pm EDT (3:30 pm Pacific Time) in an event free and open to the public. Please click here to register.
Rep. Manoogian is an Armenian American politician who represents the 40th District in the Michigan House of Representatives. She has been a vocal supporter of issues pertaining to the Armenian people, including sponsoring and successfully passing a resolution by the Michigan House of Representatives that declared April 24, 2021 as "Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day" in the State of Michigan.
The Terjenian-Thomas Assembly Internship Program, which will take place virtually this summer, provides college students of Armenian descent an opportunity to gain exposure to the policy-making process in our nation’s capital for eight weeks each summer.
Since 1977, the Armenian Assembly of America has assisted over 1,200 participants in securing placements in prominent congressional offices, government agencies, media outlets, think tanks, and non-governmental organizations in Washington, D.C.
Established in 1972, the Armenian Assembly of America is the largest Washington-based nationwide organization promoting public understanding and awareness of Armenian issues. The Assembly is a non-partisan, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt membership organization.