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A group of volunteers from Egypt and the United Arab Emirates were still waking up as they settled onto couches in a downtown Cairo office on a Wednesday morning in late November. The group was preparing to head to Fa youm for a four-day volunteering trip as part of the Research Institute for a...
Through PayMob, a group of AUC alumni are working to transform Egypt's economy and daily transactions.
Local to Global
AUC pairs with MIT, becoming the first University in the region to offer a blended master’s degree for online learners.
Arts and Culture
Sourouzian, AUC’s William K. Simpson and Marilyn M. Simpson Professor of Egyptology, who has been leading excavations for 20 years in the ancient Thebes, explains how she and her team have successfully salvaged sites, conserved monuments and unearthed hundreds of statues.
Research and Innovation
Continuing to make its imprint as an innovative institution with extensive reach in the community, AUC has recently launched a strategic...
Through two projects focused on gender relations and gender-based violence in Egypt, Helen Rizzo, associate professor of sociology and...
AUC alumnus Mostafa Kandil ’15 is just 24, and yet is already at the core of a revolutionary trend in Egypt with his new company Swvl, a...
The establishment of a new, independent Department of Psychology carries with it many benefits and prospects for future growth.
Egypt's Minister of Higher Education Khaled Abdel Ghaffar visited AUC New Cairo for the first time last Tuesday, where he toured the campus...
Research and Innovation
AUC’s Access to Knowledge for Development Center is working with local and international partners to have a sustainable impact in the fast-growing fields of open data, makerspaces and mobile phones.
Solution to Pollution
In many countries across the globe, emphasis is being placed on sustainable development, where resource use aims to meet human needs while preserving the environment so that these needs can be met not only in the present, but also for generations to come. Professor Salah El Haggar believes that much of Egypt's waste mismanagement problems can be resolved.