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Media Releases

AUC Students Win First Place at 2022 Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition

Five students from the Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering (ECNG) at the American University in Cairo won recently first place worldwide in the 2022 Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition in the digital health track for their device, GlucoClip, a glucose blood monitoring device for diabetics.

AUC Press Publishes Hamdi Abu Golayyel’s Compelling The Men Who Swallowed The Sun

Hoopoe, an imprint of AUC Press, has just released Hamdi Abu Golayyel’s The Men Who Swallowed the Sun, translated from the Arabic by Humphrey Davies.

Research of AUC Professor Nageh Allam And A Team of Students on Recycling Lithium-Ion Batteries Recognized By Wiley As Top Cited

A paper on recycling Lithium- Ion (Li-ion) batteries by Nageh Allam, professor of Materials Science and Engineering at The American University in Cairo (AUC) and a team of graduate students in AUC’s nanotechnology program was recently recognized by Wiley, the global leader in publishing, education and research, as a Top Cited Article for 2020-2021.

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The media unit assists photographers in getting original shots of AUC’s campuses, faculty, staff and students for media purposes and when appropriate.

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The Media Relations unit arranges for media interviews, print or TV, with AUC experts.

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AUC is making history every day. Learn about landmarks in AUC’s history, from its founding in 1919 until today.

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Facts and Figures

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About AUC

Founded in 1919, AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. 

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CASA @AUC Students Reflect on Their Experience

The Road to Sharm El Sheikh: Preparing for COP27 (Opening Session)

Award-Winning Faculty Spotlight: Mohamed Salama

Contact Information

Rehab Saad

Senior Director, Media Relations and University Spokesperson

tel: +20.2.2615.3705
mobile: +20.10.6881.5048

Dena Rashed

Associate Director, Media Relations

tel: +20.2.2615.2383
mobile: +20.12.8000.9078