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Ahmad Dallal Named President of The American University in Cairo

The Board of Trustees has named Ahmad S. Dallal, an accomplished academic leader and renowned scholar with US and regional higher education expertise, as AUC’s 13th president, effective October 15, 2021. 

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Alumni Shine at Egypt's Entrepreneur Awards

AUC's alumni left their mark at Egypt's Entrepreneur Awards, taking home a number of awards. The event is held to honor the country's brightest entrepreneurs. You can find the full list of awardees here.    Best Egyptian Product: Salah El-Dardir '12 CLEO Pharmaceutical Industries 

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Riham El Adl '99 Wins Top Prize at Prestigious Italian Art Competition

Rihem Al Adl '99 spent 18 years of her life working in public relations and corporate communications, but at one point two years ago, she decided to drop everything and pursue her passion for painting full time. "I was already at the top of my game, making good money in a very secure job that I was good at. However, my soul was not entirely fulfilled, and I felt for some years that I needed to do something more creative and that truly makes me happy," she said.

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Improving the Lives of the Many Through Education at AUC

“Four years ago, I had a dream to study at AUC. After one year, this dream came true, and I started my master's degree at the University,” said Lobna Abdalla, Master of Public Policy graduate student and recipient of the Yousef Jameel Public Leadership Program fellowship. “I felt like AUC stands as a crossroad for learning, challenges, ambition, passion, success and distinction. I was correct.”

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Scholarship Stories: US State Department-funded Tomorrow's Leaders Scholarship Students

July 14, US State Department-funded Tomorrow's Leaders Scholarship recipients from the MENA region talk to us about why they chose to study abroad at AUC and the journey towards receiving their scholarships.

AUC’s SpeakUp Anti-harrassment Yearlong Initiative

July 3, Throughout the past year, the AUC SpeakUp initiative has set out to empower against sexual harassment by raising awareness about the many forms through which it can manifest, partnering with key institutions to influence change and giving a platform to professionals and students across diverse sectors to speak up.

International Student Experience: Heidi Daraz

June 29, We spoke to international student Heidi Daraz about her dynamic experience studying abroad at AUC, exploring Cairo and traveling all around Egypt’s diverse grounds. Check out Heidi’s insight and advice on how to make the most out of your study abroad experience, and experience her journey first hand through Heidi’s own study-abroad vlog snippets!

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Faculty in The Media

Ahmed Abdel Meguid

Yahoo! Finance featured research by Ahmed Abdel Meguid on narcissistic CEOs and their impact on misleading investors.

Salima Ikram (YAB '86)

Salima Ikram (YAB '86) talks to Smithsonian Magazine about the discovery of a mummified shrew.

Sean Lee

In this Ahram Online article, Sean Lee comments about the Biden administration's stance on the situation in Palestine.

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Sherifa Sherif '87, '90 was selected as a member of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Public Administration. She is the only representative from Egypt.

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AUC alumni left their mark at Egypt's first Entrepreneur Awards, taking home a number of recognitions across a variety of categories.

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Egyptian painter Riham El Adl '99 won the main prize at Biennale d'Arte Contemporanea della Versilia, a prestigious arts competition in Firenze, Italy. Her two paintings, Sun Shining Day and Promised Land, will be displayed in an art gallery in Firenze for a year.

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Carbon Footprint Report 2021

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Carbon Footprint Brochure 2021

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AUC at a Glance 2020

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COVID-Connected: AUCians Embrace New Normal

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