On Friday December 16, 2016 The Goguikian Foundation organized its 5th annual AL BAYAN AWARDS NIGHT having the General Director of SODETEL Mr. Patrick Farajian as the guest of honor.
Among the presents were president of Haigazian University Rev. Dr. Paul Haidostian, board members of The Goguikian Foundation Mr. Ziad Hayek and Mrs. Mireille Khanamirian, school principals, teachers, students and other honorable guests.
During the event, 40 students from the secondary cycles of 13 Lebanese-Armenian high schools got awarded for their excellence in the Arabic language during the academic year 2015 – 2016. All students received awards from The Goguikian Foundation and gifts from SODETEL.
The results of the 2016 AL BAYAN essay competition were also declared during the event, and they came as follows:
Lea Habibian from Armenian Catholic Hripsimiantz High School
Vahakn Tchelderian from AGBU Tarouhi Hovagimian High School
Perla Basset from the Armenian Evangelical High School – Kantari.
The principal of Hripsimiantz high school Sister Arminé Magarossian received the AL BAYAN trophy which is usually kept by the school of the winner for one academic year, but since Hripsimiantz high school won the trophy for 3 times, this time it will be theirs to keep.
Congratulations to all the awarded students their parents, teachers and principals…
The event was sponsored by SODETEL and DANTZIGUIAN HRAYR AUTOMATION SYSTEMS (DHAS).