Program

Undergraduate Program

The American University in Cairo

Joseph B. and Ruth J. Ward Field, AUC Sports Center, AUC New Cairo

Saturday, June 23, 2018

7:00 pm

 

PROCESSIONAL

“Marcha Triunfal” from Aida

Composed by Giuseppe Verdi
Arranged by John Baboukis and Mastered by Wael El Mahallawy

 

OPENING REMARKS

Francis J. Ricciardone

President

 

Recommendation of Candidate and Conferral of Honorary Degree

Francis J. Ricciardone
President

 

COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS

Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin
Senior Vice President for the 2030 Development Agenda,
United Nations Relations and Partnerships, World Bank Group

REPRESENTATIVE OF THE GRADUATING CLASS

Mariam Mohamed Mazhar
Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Journalism

 

PRESENTATION OF STUDENT AWARDS

Ghada Elshimi

Interim Dean of Undergraduate Studies and the Academy of Liberal Arts

With Special Guests

Dr. Dema Faham
Wife of the Late Dr. Ahmed Zewail
Mr. Khaled Allehedan
Son of the Late Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulkarim A. Allehedan

PRESENTATION OF STUDENT CUPS

George Marquis
Dean of Students

 

Presentation of Faculty Merit Awards

Ehab Abdel-Rahman
Provost

 

RECOMMENDATION FOR DEGREES

Ehab Abdel-Rahman
Provost

 

PRESENTATION OF CANDIDATES

Rasha Mahmoud
University Registrar

 

CONFERRAL OF DEGREES

Francis J. Ricciardone
President

 

AUC SONG

 

CONCLUDING REMARKS

Amr Shaarawi

Chair of the University Senate

Grand Marshal

 

RECESSIONAL

“Marcha Triunfal” from Aida

Composed by Giuseppe Verdi
Arranged by John Baboukis and Mastered by Wael El Mahallawy