auc rcc 2022

Program of the Week

Sunday, March 28, 2021

Opening Ceremony

  • 3:30 pm-4:00 pm         

    AUC President, Francis Ricciardone 

    Ehab Abdel Rahman, Provost

    Alaa-Eldin Adris, Associate Provost for Research, Innovation and Creativity

     

  • 4:00 pm-5:00 pm   

    Opening Keynote Speaker:

    Martin Wezowski, chief designer and futurist

    Hoda Mostafa, professor of practice and director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning

  • 5:30 pm-6:00 pm     

    Session Speaker:

    Doris Jones, Liberal Arts Integrative Initiative Coordinator: Academy of Liberal Arts

     

  • 6:00 pm-6:30 pm

    Sharing and promoting AUC research.

    A presentation by the AUC library team.

    Session Speakers:

    Mark Muehlhaeusler, director of the Center of Excellence for the Middle East and Arab Cultures, LLT

    Stephen Urgola, university archivist and director of records management program, LLT

    Hend Ismail, research assistant, AUC Knowledge Fountain, LLT

    Bianca van Sittert, research assistant, AUC Knowledge Fountain, LLT

     

EURECA

Monday, March 29, 2021

Graduate E-Poster Competition

  • 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm        

    Session guest speaker, Adham Ramadan, dean of graduate studies

    Session moderator, Heba Sheta, RCC 2021 manager, AP-RIC office

     

       

  • 2:10 pm – 4:00 pm                 

    Graduate students pre-recorded presentations 

    Session moderator, Heba Sheta, RCC 2021 manager, AP-RIC office

     

  • 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm               

    Announcement of the winners and Closing

    Judging Panel:

    Dina Heshmat, assistant professor, Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations

    Sherwat Elwan, associate professor, Department of Management

    Ghalia Srakbi, chair of the Graphic Design Department 

    Mohamed El-Ahmady, associate professor of practice, Department of Petroleum Engineering and Energy

    Session Moderator, Heba Sheta, RCC 2021 manager, AP-RIC office

     

EURECA

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Reimagining Liberal Arts Education in a Post-Pandemic World

  • 8:30 am-9:00 am   

    Session Speaker:

    Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition 

     

  • 9:00 am-9:10 am   

    Session Speaker:

    Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition 

     

     

  • 9:10 am-9:20 am                 

    Session guest speaker, Ghada El-Shimi, dean of Undergraduate Studies and Academy of Liberal Arts

    Core Curriculum Director.

    Session moderator, Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition.

     

  • 9:20 am-9:45 am                 

    Keynote Speaker:

    Michelle Miller, president’s distinguished teaching fellow and professor of Psychological Sciences at Northern Arizona University.

    Session moderator, Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition.

     

  • 9:45 pm-10:00 am                  

    Session moderator, Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition.

     

  • 10:00 am-5:00 pm              

    Sessions Moderators:

    Rania Jabr, senior instructor II, Department of English Language Instruction

    Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition

    Michael Gibson, senior instructor, Department of Rhetoric and Composition

    Iman Baza, senior instructor, Department of English Language Instruction

  • 5:00 pm-5:30 pm                

    Session Speaker:

    Doris Jones, senior instructor II, Department of Rhetoric and Composition

     

EURECA

Virtual Design Thinking Sprint

  • 10:00 am-4:30 pm                

    Private workshop for undergraduate and graduate applicants

    Session Organizers and Presenters:

    Hoda Mostafa, professor of practice and director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning

    Fady Morcos, associate professor of practice, School of Science and Engineering 

    Reham Abdellatif, senior officer, Center for Learning and Teaching

     

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Journey to Futurize Your Course

  • 1:00 pm - 1:10 pm                

    Session Speaker:

    Matthew Hendershot, associate dean for undergraduate students and the academy of liberal arts, Department of Rhetoric and Composition.

     

  • 1:10 pm-4:20 pm                  

    Session Moderator:

    Matthew Hendershot, associate dean for undergraduate students and the academy of liberal arts, Department of Rhetoric and Composition.

     

  • 4:20 pm - 4:50 pm                

    Announcing Winners and Closing 

    Session Speaker:

    Matthew Hendershot, associate dean for undergraduate students and the academy of liberal arts, Department of Rhetoric and Composition.

     

Science Slam

  • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm                

    Session Speakers:

    Laila Ziko, adjunct assistant professor, Department of Biology

    Mohamed Yehia, executive editor, Springer Nature

    Fady Morcos, associate professor of practice, School of Science and Engineering 

     

  • 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm                 

    Graduate and Undergraduate students’ pre-recorded presentations

    Session moderator, Laila Ziko, adjunct assistant professor, Department of Biology

     

  • 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm                

    Announcing Winners and Closing

    Session Speaker:

    Laila Ziko, adjunct assistant professor, Department of Biology

     

EURECA

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Closing Ceremony

  • 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm              

    Session Speakers:

    AUC President, Francis Ricciardone 

    Ehab Abdel Rahman, Provost

    Alaa-Eldin Adris, Associate Provost for Research, Innovation and Creativity

    Announcement of RCC 2021 Winners for:

    Grant Award for the Disciplines

    Core Course Centennial Competition

    Faculty Research Pitch 

    Science Slam

    Graduate e-Poster Competition

    Journey to Futurize Your Course

    Undergraduate Research Awards 

  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm                 

    Closing Keynote Speaker:

    May al-Ibrashy, founder and chair of Megawra-Built Environment Collective

    Session moderator, Ali Awni, professor of practice at School of Business and director of the John D. Gerhart Centre for Philanthropy

EURECA