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 Learn more about AUC and follow our recent news and events through the resources on this page. We can assist you in finding and conducting interviews with AUC experts in a variety of fields.

Media Releases

Fresh AUC Graduate Designs Mechanical Engineering Prototype for Healthcare Applications

Belquis Haider ’19, a mechanical engineering graduate and a recipient of the Tomorrow's Leaders Scholarship at AUC designed a mechanical engineering prototype for patients suffering from base-of-thumb osteoarthritis.

AUC Partners With AAIB for Teacher Development Program

The American University in Cairo (AUC) recently partnered with the Arab African International Bank (AAIB) for the training and continuing education of 150 public school teachers of primary and preparatory students.

AUC Organizes a Regional Career Conference for Universities and Employers

The Career Center at AUC recently organized its inaugural “Regional Career Conference for Universities and Employers - 2019," to map the future for workplace development in the region.

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"I'd Like to Stay for Longer" — George Washington University Students Reflect on their Time at AUC

Working toward its goal of internationalization and fulfilling its mission as a global University not just for Egypt, but for the rest of the world, AUC hosted 20 students from the George Washington (GW) University in Washington, D.C. for the Faculty-Led Program in an effort to expose American students to the University and to Egypt. 

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Wearing Egypt's Untold Stories

“It’s all about having jackets tell stories,” said Hana Zaher ‘19, graphic design graduate and designer of Daima — a graduation project that turned into to a solid brand to be launched soon in the Egyptian market.

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Former Arizona State Senator Stephen Farley Reflects on his Year Abroad at AUC

Stephen Farley (YAB '84), a public artist who previously served as Arizona state senator, came to AUC as a study-abroad student from 1983 to 1984. This is how he reflects on his time at AUC: "My life was transformed by AUC and Cairo. In 1983-1984, there was no internet, no easy way to phone home. My parents found out I arrived safely when my letter arrived six weeks later. For a kid from the American suburbs, it was like living on another planet -- on your own. And I loved every minute of it!

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Sneak Peek: AUC’s Centennial Celebration Week, February 15 - 19, 2020

Experience the Future. Join us for a weeklong program of events, activities and performances. February 15 - 19, 2020, AUC New Cairo.

100 Years of Fashion Evolution

For the first time in AUC's history, alumni, faculty and students come together to bring you '100 Years of Fashion Evolution', a runway show taking place at the Community Carnival happening during AUC's centennial celebration week.

AUC Highlights: Top 19 of 2019

Take a look back at a year filled with inspiring achievements, cutting-edge ideas, major events and, of course, the kickoff of our centennial celebrations. As we look back at some of 2019's most memorable moments, we look forward to an even more fulfilling 2020!

Contact Information

Rehab Saad

Senior Director, Media Relations and University Spokesperson

tel: +20.2.2615.3705
mobile: +20.10.6881.5048
rehabsaad@aucegypt.edu

Dena Rashed

Associate Director, Media Relations

tel: +20.2.2615.2383
mobile: +20.12.8000.9078
dena.rashed@aucegypt.edu