Media Releases and Statements

December 2018

AUC, UNESCO New Blended Learning Online Course Empowers Arabic Teachers

December 12, 2018, Cairo – Aiming to increase high-quality online Arabic content in Egypt and the Arab region, The Graduate School of Education at The American University in Cairo (AUC) is partnering with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural

AUC Press Awards Omaima Al-Khamis the 2018 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature

December 11, 2018, Cairo –At a ceremony held tonight at The American University in Cairo (AUC) Tahrir Square campus, the AUC Press awarded the 2018 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature to the Saudi Arabian writer Omaima Al-Khamis for her novel Masra al-Gha

AUC V-Lab Celebrates the Graduation of the Startup and Fintech Accelerators Showcasing Products and Services of 13 Startups

December 6, 2018, Cairo – The Venture Lab (V-Lab) at The American University in Cairo (AUC)’s School of Business celebrated yesterday the graduation of the 11th cycle of the Startup Acceleration Program and the fifth cycle of the FinTech Acceleration program.

Four Years in a Row: AUC Only College Outside North America in Princeton Review's Green Colleges Guide

December 3, 2018, Cairo – For the fourth year in a row, The American University in Cairo (AUC) is the only higher education outside North America to earn a coveted spot on the Princeton Review’s 2018 Guide to Green Colleges.

November 2018

AUC and USAID Celebrate the Inauguration of Two University Centers for Career Development at Alexandria University

November 29, 2018, Alexandria – The American University in Cairo (AUC) celebrated today the opening of two university career development centers at Alexandria University funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

AUC Holds Memorial in Honor of Galal Amin’s Life and Legacy

November 25, 2018, Cairo – The American University in Cairo (AUC) held a memorial service to honor the life and legacy of Professor Emeritus Galal Amin.

AUC and USAID Celebrate the Inauguration of Sadat City University Center For Career Development

November 19, 2018, Cairo – The American University in Cairo (AUC) celebrated today the launch of the University Center for Career Development (UCCD) at The University of Sadat City, funded by The United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

AUC Celebrates 10 Years in New Cairo Campus

November 13, 2018, Cairo – The American University in Cairo (AUC) celebrated yesterday the 10th anniversary of its relocation to the New Cairo Campus.

AUC and Tameer Sign an Agreement to Beautify Egypt's First Decorated Water Tower

November 8, 2018, Cairo – The American University in Cairo (AUC) and TAMEER, a real estate and development company, signed yesterday an agreement to transform the water tower outside AUC New Cairo campus into a work of art.