The American University in Cairo has a zero-tolerance policy for sexual harassment. The University is committed to maintaining a learning and working environment free from all forms of harassment and discrimination. #AUCSpeakUp is a University-wide initiative to reinforce AUC’s legacy of equity, inclusiveness and a safe campus.
Visit this website to learn about the University’s anti-harassment and non-discrimination policy, steps on how to report, helpful resources, online training, important contacts and more.
|We stand together as a community against any form of harassment and discrimination.|
|We prevent harassment and protect the confidentiality of those who come forward.|
|We empower all members of our community through a culture of equity and inclusion.|
|We are accountable for our actions and report any misconduct.|
|We know AUC's policy and share responsibility for raising awareness.|
AUC SpeakUp Dialog Series
As the leading University in Egypt, AUC is keen to play a role in raising awareness about sexual harassment as an important social issue and support national and global efforts, in particular as they relate to college campuses. As part of its AUC SpeakUp initiative, the University is proud to partner with other institutions and prominent influencers to create a dialog series designed to raise awareness and advance this critical conversation. AUC will continue to reinforce its legacy of equity, anti-harassment and non-discrimination policy and having a safe campus environment.
Anti-Harassment and Non-Discrimination Policy
AUC is committed to maintaining learning and working environments that are free from all forms of harassment and discrimination, and accordingly adopts this Anti-Harassment and Non-Discrimination Policy
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Outcome of Misconduct Investigation
October 6, 2020
On September 5, the Office of Institutional Equity opened an investigation in response to reports that a group of current and former AUC students shared explicit photos of women on a WhatsApp group.
Update on Misconduct Investigation
The University is aware of the recent social media posts shared over the weekend. AUC takes these allegations seriously.
The University is aware of several social media posts that contain allegations of serious misconduct among a WhatsApp group of alumni and possibly current students. AUC takes these allegations seriously and has launched an investigation.
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