Media Releases and Statements

March 2020

AUC Begins Online Instruction Today

AUC begins today online instruction for students for two weeks. The move to online instruction comes as one of several precautionary measures that AUC is taking in an effort to help limit the spread of Coronavirus Disease.

AUC Coronavirus Response Task Force Holds First Virtual Campus Conversation

The Coronavirus Response Task Force at AUC held its first virtual campus conversation today with the community to discuss the University's response to the global coronavirus pandemic.

February 2020

AUC Celebrates the Beginning of its Second Century

AUC celebrated this week the beginning of its new century at its New Cairo Campus. AUC is focusing on the future and its plans in the next 100 years with “Be the Future” as its overarching theme.

Egyptian Minister of Finance Speaks at AUC

Egyptian Minister of Finance, Mohamed Maait, visited AUC to deliver a talk on the government’s economic reform program over the past few years and the positive outcomes as a result of this process.

AUC’s TCC Hosts Three Exhibitions on Art and Technology

The American University in Cairo (AUC) announced the opening of a trilogy of exhibitions addressing questions of art, technology and society in The Tahrir Cultural Center (TCC).

AUC Press Publishes Three Books on Egypt

AUC Press recently published three books on Egypt: Egypt Inside Out and Cairo Inside Out, both by Trevor Naylor and photographer Doriana Dimitrova, and Ancient Egyptian Jewelry: 50 Masterpieces of Art and Design by Nigel Fletcher-Jones.

January 2020

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.

December 2019

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.