Awards & Honors
Aramis has attained both The Bronze Standard and The Silver Standard of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award from the International School of Geneva. He was head of La Châtaigneraie academics committee in 2016-2017 and is a 2015 alumnus of the AGBU Discover Armenia Program. Aramis was also an Academic Honor Roll Student during the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years.
An engaged global citizen, Aramis recently attended the Student League of Nations in the United Nations, representing the Republic of Zimbabwe. Furthermore, Aramis completed the Entrepreneurs in Action Classroom to Boardroom programme, which aims to inspire young people to change their lives. The programme presents participants with real business problems and challenges them to find solutions.
Outside of his academic pursuits, Aramis Khorchidian is a dedicated philanthropist who cares deeply about giving back to his school, his community, and those who are in need around the world. At school, Aramis is a member of the Academic Committee, which helps organize a variety of events including science fairs. He frequently volunteers at the library, helping to organize the constant influx of books. This summer he participated in a volunteer trip to Armenia where he completed public service hours while helping build homes.
During his free time, Aramis enjoys playing the violin, skiing, and boxing. Music has always been one of his main passions as it is a great way to balance out his busy, highly academic lifestyle. Meanwhile, skiing has provided him with a strong sense of discipline. Aramis has grown up skiing his entire life and, for several years, he trained with a ski racing team that involved training for over 18 hours per week. His love for Thai Boxing developed more recently but has proved to be one of his most rewarding hobbies. For Aramis, Muay Thai style fighting is an incredibly fascinating sport that teaches respect and perseverance as well as builds a strong mind.