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Keep up-to-date with all the latest AUC news
Virtual Campus Conversation

Campus Conversation: #AUCSpeakUp in Action

Last Thursday’s Campus Conversation #AUCSpeakUp in Action provided updates about the #AUCSpeakUp initiative, including outcomes of the recently completed misconduct investigation the University’s continuing COVID-19 planning.  Part One: #AUCSpeakUp in Action

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Heba Shama

'Through Others We Become Ourselves' - Highlights of a Lazord Fellow's Journey

Born and raised in South Sinai, Heba Shama ’13, architectural engineering graduate, moved to Cairo to pursue her undergraduate studies at AUC. Her stay was later extended to build her professional career in the development sector when she first learned about the Lazord Fellowship offered by AUC's John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy, Civic Engagement and Responsible Business in partnership with the Lazord Foundation.

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The Imaginary Invalid to be performed as AUC’s First Ever Theatre Production on Zoom

On October 20, 21 and 22, a brand new adaptation of Moliere’s The Imaginary Invalid will be streamed live via Zoom to kick off AUC Theatre’s Fall 2020 season.

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Virtual Campus Conversation: COVID-19 Planning

October 18, This campus conversation looks at our continuing COVID-19 planning.

Watch Good Morning Egypt's interview with AUSense

October 8, A group of AUC students  won a Public Inspiration Award at the SensUs International Competition for their biosensor to treat epilepsy. Hassan Azzazy, professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry, was the team mentor.

DMC channel features AUC's research team modifying a Japanese anti-cancer drug

September 26, Andreas Kakarougkas, assistant professor of biology, and a research team at AUC are hard at work modifying a Japanese anti-cancer drug to eliminate side effects on non-cancerous cells. 


Faculty in The Media

Bahia Shehab and Haytham Nawar

Bahia Shehab (MA '09) and Haytham Nawar from the Department of the Arts talk to Egyptian Streets about their book, A History of Arab Graphic Design (AUC Press, 2020)

Ibrahim Awad

Ibrahim Awad, director of the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies, writes about the 75th anniversary of the United Nations in this op-ed for Al Shorouk.

Ola Morsy

Ola Morsy, chief clinical counselor, examines the correlation between eating habits and mental health in this Egyptian Streets article.



Hassan Azzazy, professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry, Nageh Allam, professor of physics, and Omar Abdelaziz, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, won State Prizes in science and technology for their contributions to their fields.

Nermeen Shehata

Nermeen Shehata, associate professor of accounting and director of El-Khazindar Business Research and Case Center, received the Abdul Hameed Shoman Arab Researchers Award for her work on corporate governance and its impact on capital markets.


Journalism and mass communication students Noran Morsi and Mohamed Youssef took some personal family stories to the final round of the Broadcast Education Association's On-Location Creative Competition. Read about their stories, and listen to the podcasts.

People of AUC


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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