Keep up-to-date with all the latest AUC news and events


Keep up-to-date with all the latest AUC news
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Kamal Adham Center Launches COVID-19 Media Relief Project with Facebook Journalism Project

The Kamal Adham Center for Television and Digital Journalism at the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, in partnership with Facebook Journalism Project, launched the

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IOT and Mobile

Technology for Good: Faculty Explores the Emerging Applications of Mobile and ICT for Human Betterment

“My prime objective since my return to Egypt in 2009 was to conduct research that not only advances the body of global knowledge in my field but also addresses problems relevant to Egypt,” said Tamer ElBatt, professor and director of the computer science graduate program.

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The View From Egypt

Host of the Open Mind on PBS Alexander Heffner interviewed different voices from the AUC community for a special podcast series: The View from Egypt. The episodes focus on citizenship, diplomacy, education, theatre and medical innovation. Listen to them below.

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AUC in Motion

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Welcoming 2021 and AUC's New Branding

January 11, With the start of 2021, AUC unveils its new look with fresh, futuristic colors and fonts as well as a modern take on its iconic logo while preserving the University's core identity — ushering in a new beginning and century of innovation.  

Scholarship Student Experience

December 22, Three of AUC's scholarship students Aisha Aljaedy, Ali Al-Sayed and Farah Helal undeclared freshmen talk to us about their scholarship journeys, why they choose AUC and reflect on their personal experience thus far.

Dania Younis '12, Co-founder E7na Foundation #AUCSpeakUp

December 22, Interview with Dania Younis '12: Co-founder E7na Foundation and AUC SpeakUp Dialog Series Advisory Board Member.


Faculty in The Media

Salima Ikram

Salima Ikram (YAB '86) talks all things mummies in an interview with Popular Archaeology.

Angus Blair

Angus Blair, professor of practice in the Department of Management, talks to CNBC about Arab states ending the blockade on Qatar.

Reem Bassiouney

Read Professor Reem Bassiouney's Q&A with (in)sight magazine about her best-selling novels and journey as a writer.



Translator and academic Kay Heikkinen received the 2020 Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize for Arabic Literary Translation for her translation of the novel Velvet by Huzama Habayeb. Velvet was published by Hoopoe Fiction, an imprint of AUC Press. The book also won the 2017 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature, presented by AUC Press.


Mennat-Allah El Dorry '05 doesn't study ancient Egyptian mummies or animals but food. Check out her feature with The National.




Jamal Haidar, assistant professor of economics, is ranked by IDEAS among the top 10 economists who completed their PhDs in 2015. Read the full list of top ranked economists as of December 2020 sorted by cohorts here.

People of AUC


At a glance

AUC at a Glance 2020

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Covid issue

COVID-Connected: AUCians Embrace New Normal

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In Service of Egypt

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Arabic Studies

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Graduate study

Graduate Studies

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President's Report

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AUC Scholarships

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Community Service

100 Years of Community Engagement

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making history again

Making History Again

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