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As an undergraduate student, you have the opportunity to participate in AUC's tradition of research and development and make significant contributions in your field. 

 

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AUC enjoys 170 partnership agreements that demonstrate the high  quality of AUC’s academic activities.

 

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The AUC TTO fosters commercial investment in and licensing of inventions and discoveries flowing from the research at the American University in Cairo.

 

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Atta Gebril, Mona Amer '98 Receive Elsevier 2019 Scopus Researcher Awards

Atta Gebril, associate professor in the Department of Applied Linguistics, and Mona Amer '98, associate professor and chair of the Department of Psychology,received the Elsevier 2019 Scopus Researcher Awards for the impact of their research in the fields of education and psychology, respectively, on Egyptian society. Gebril and Amer are the only two award recipients from AUC.

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Alum, Faculty Laila Ziko Wins Innovators Under 35 MENA Award for Using Microbes to Cure Diseases

Laila Ziko (MSc '13, PhD '19), adjunct professor of biology, is one of the winners of the Innovators Under 35 MENA award, presented by MIT Technology Review Arabia and the Dubai Future Foundation. Her research focuses on using microbes to cure diseases, bypassing antibiotic resistance and cancer chemotherapeutic resistance.

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Students Reuse Industrial Waste in Construction to Provide Practical Housing Models

According to the World Bank, with rapid population growth and urbanization, annual waste generation is expected to increase to 3.4 billion tons in 2050.

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AUC FORUM MENA DATABANK

This Databank is AUC Forum’s most dis-aggregated Databank, covering over 30 well-established indicators for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region.

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Upcoming Conferences

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Arab Science Journalism Forum

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A Century of Liberal Arts Symposium

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Dr. Bassily famously named the University’s main auditorium on the New Cairo campus, Bassily Auditorium, which accommodates more than 1,000 people and is used for major AUC events such as commencement

Regional Career Conference 2019

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The 15th Annual AUC Conference for Excellence in Undergraduate Research, Entrepreneurship and Creative Achievement

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