Novruz Houston 2019 - Houston, Texas

Novruz Celebration in Houston 2019

What a night! There has not been an event like this in Houston in a long time or frankly speaking ever, even if we consider the scale of the event. The night was complete with entertainment and activities, including a live signing by Elariz Mamedoglu, Azerbaijani dancing, kids dancing, belly dancing show, as well as disco party lead by a deejay. Tables were covered with … Continue reading Novruz Celebration in Houston 2019

“Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus” [Photos]

On February 24th, 2014 the Azerbaijan Center in collaboration with the C.T. Bauer College of Business and the student organization, Energy Association, University of Houston held an annual lecture series dedicated to the development of Azerbaijan after the tragic events of Khojaly. The Khojaly tragedy happened on the night of February 25-26, 1992 when Armenian armed forces with the help of the Soviet Union killed hundreds … Continue reading “Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus” [Photos]

Khojaly Commemoration events in Houston, TX

This is the schedule of events for Khojaly Commemoration in Houston, Texas (sorted in the order of dates) Houston Azerbaijanis Organization – Saturday February 22nd, from 10:30am- 12:30pm at our usual gathering place by the Starbucks Cafe/ corner Westheimer/Post Oak Blvd. There will be posters and flyers, which I will provide to participants. RSVP – javid.zeynalov@yahoo.com Azerbaijan Center – Monday, February 24, 2014 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Melcher Hall, … Continue reading Khojaly Commemoration events in Houston, TX

“If there is an opportunity for me to change something about my life I usually jump on it” – Samir Jabiyev public accountant for PKF Texas

Samir Jabiyev is a public accountant for PKF Texas. Born and raised in Azerbaijan, he studied at the Azerbaijan State Economy Institute and then moved to Houston, Texas, where he developed his successful career. Congratulations on you promotion. How long did it take you to get to this level in your career? I started with PKF Texas twelve years ago. Actually, it was exactly twelve … Continue reading “If there is an opportunity for me to change something about my life I usually jump on it” – Samir Jabiyev public accountant for PKF Texas

Our New Rubric – “Journeys to Success”

Dear Friends, We are glad to introduce to you our new rubric “Journeys to Success”. The idea of this rubric is to inform the community of successful individuals with unique stories. So by doing this job as volunteers, “TexasAzerbaijanis.com” will be interviewing professionals from different backgrounds that share one common characteristic. At one point in their lives Azerbaijan has played a big role in shaping their careers. … Continue reading Our New Rubric – “Journeys to Success”

Holiday Greetings from Azerbaijan Center and HBSCA

Dear Friends, Wish all of you and your families a very Merry Christmas and a happy & prosperous New 2014 Year. May this New Year bring many opportunities your way to explore every joy of life. We would like to say thank all volunteers, friends and sponsors for your unwavering support and generosity. You have helped demonstrate the positive impact of volunteering on individuals and … Continue reading Holiday Greetings from Azerbaijan Center and HBSCA

Congressman Jim Bridenstine’s visit to the Azerbaijan Center

James Frederick “Jim” Bridenstine is an American politician who has been the United States Representative for Oklahoma’s 1st congressional district, based in Tulsa, since 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party. On Sunday 15th of December he visited Azerbaijan Center in Houston. He met with the Azerbaijani community and members of Azerbaijani diaspora. www.TexasAzerbaijanis.com Continue reading Congressman Jim Bridenstine’s visit to the Azerbaijan Center

12 Things to Do Thanksgiving Week in Houston

If you are entertaining family or friends in Houston for Thanksgiving this week, then check out these Thanksgiving week ideas for lots of local fun: WEDNESDAY, November 27 1. Houston Ballet Tree Lighting — The 26th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony is at 11 am, November 27, at the Wortham Theater Center. Sugar Plum Fairy from The Nutcracker will flip the switch at noon for the … Continue reading 12 Things to Do Thanksgiving Week in Houston

Azerbaijan Artist at the Citizenship Month and the “Open the Door” Initiative in Houston,Texas

A celebration of Citizenship Month and unveiling of the “Open The Door” at Lone Star College-University Park took place on Tuesday, November 19, 2013. Several dignitaries such as Commissioner R. Jack Cagle, University of Houston-Downtown President Bill Flores, Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce President Barbara Thomason, HP Comptroller Olivier Delelis, French Cultural Attaché Sylvie Christophe and Deputy Cultural Attaché Lauriane Blandel were present at the … Continue reading Azerbaijan Artist at the Citizenship Month and the “Open the Door” Initiative in Houston,Texas

Will Katy ISD continue to be A+ school district?

Katytimes.com posted letter from KISD students: To the editor: Since the bond for the stadium, agriculture science center and STEM building did not passed, I am seriously reconsidering how great our school district is. Adorable Pet Care This bond was not just for a certain group of high schools, but ALL high schools. I challenge every person that is involved with the Katy Independent School … Continue reading Will Katy ISD continue to be A+ school district?