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At AUC, we take full advantage of the fact that we are located in one of the most unique and dynamic cities in the world.  We take inspiration from Cairo in our academic programs, using it as a site for learning and integrating it into our curriculum. 

Tahrir Cultural Center

Tahrir Cultural Center offers an array of cultural activities, events and services.

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The history of the Palace Building at AUC's Tahrir Square campus dates back to the 1870s. Photo courtesy of the  AUC University Archives

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AUC Gives 100

At AUC’s centennial launch, the Tahrir Cultural Center wasn’t the only new initiative the University unveiled. The historic February 9 celebration also marked the kickoff of the Give100 campaign. The Give100 Campaign is a University-led fundraiser that asks alumni worldwide to give 100 units of their country’s currency to the AUC Fund. “I never chose to be given a better life by AUC. Now, I lovingly choose to give back part of what I owe, but will never recompense,” explained Dina Fouad '93, who contributed over $1,000 toward the fund.

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President Francis Ricciardone

A New Century of Impact: AUC Centennial Campaign Launches, Scholarship Students Reflect on AUC Experience

AUC launched the Centennial Campaign: A New Century of Impact, which has raised 70 percent of its $100 million target. At the launch, President Francis Ricciardone, Board of Trustees Chair Richard Bartlett and scholarship students spoke about AUC's legacy and future.

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Centennial Campaign

A New Century of Impact: AUC Centennial Campaign Raises 70% of $100M Target

To expand AUC's legacy of excellence for a second century, the University publicly launched the AUC Centennial Campaign: A New Century of Impact, with the goal of raising $100 million. The campaign has currently raised 70 percent of its target. 

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Neighborhood Initiative

The establishment of a Neighborhood Initiative on AUC's Tahrir and New Cairo campuses presents an opportunity for AUC to reflect on place-based strategies that combine elements of civic engagement and anchor strategies relevant to the region.

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coptic

Living in Cairo

Egypt is an adventurous experience for incoming students, faculty and staff. Here are some tips on how to make a smooth transition; find out more about Egyptian people, culture, availability of goods and services and transportation.

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