Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, a task force led by Ahmed Tolba ’97, ’01, associate professor of marketing and chair of the Department of Management, has worked to facilitate the best and safest mode of study for the past four semesters. So far, there has been a mix of full online and partial face-to-face instruction.
AUC's alumni left their mark at Egypt's Entrepreneur Awards, taking home a number of awards. The event is held to honor the country's brightest entrepreneurs. You can find the full list of awardees here.
Best Egyptian Product: Salah El-Dardir '12
CLEO Pharmaceutical Industries
Rihem Al Adl '99 spent 18 years of her life working in public relations and corporate communications, but at one point two years ago, she decided to drop everything and pursue her passion for painting full time.
"I was already at the top of my game, making good money in a very secure job that I was good at. However, my soul was not entirely fulfilled, and I felt for some years that I needed to do something more creative and that truly makes me happy," she said.
University Counselor, and New Cairo Clinic Director Talk About Getting vaccinated - English Version
July 28, Dr. Ashraf Hatem, University counselor, and Dr. Bassem Gamil, director of the AUC New Cairo clinic, answer questions about getting vaccinated and talk about the importance of vaccination to return to campus in the fall and to keep yourself and those around you safe.
Scholarship Stories: US State Department-funded Tomorrow's Leaders Scholarship Students
July 14, US State Department-funded Tomorrow's Leaders Scholarship recipients from the MENA region talk to us about why they chose to study abroad at AUC and the journey towards receiving their scholarships.
July 3, Throughout the past year, the AUC SpeakUp initiative has set out to empower against sexual harassment by raising awareness about the many forms through which it can manifest, partnering with key institutions to influence change and giving a platform to professionals and students across diverse sectors to speak up.
The American University in Cairo has a zero-tolerance policy for sexual harassment. The University is committed to maintaining a learning and working environment free from all forms of harassment and discrimination. #AUCSpeakUp