Unprecedented discovery of Egyptian mummy remains

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 02:12 GMT

The mummy belonged to a woman who lived in ancient Egypt and suffered from a stroke.

Tamer Hosny, Afroto to perform in AUC on June 3

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 11:36 GMT

Tamer Hosny, Afroto to perform in AUC on June 3

Announcing PodFest Cairo 2022: Egypt & Africa’s First Podcasting Conference

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 10:24 GMT

PodFest Cairo is Egypt and Africa’s inaugural podcasting conference featuring conversations and networking focused on cultivating the podcasting community in the region.

ITIDA, AUC to Support Female Entrepreneurs Through Heya Raeda 2021 Program

Fri, 13 Aug 2021 - 10:03 GMT

The program aims to support 300 early-stage female entrepreneurs.

Winner of Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature to be announced on March 31

Wed, 31 Mar 2021 - 10:42 GMT

The publishing house of the American University in Cairo is holding the award ceremony for the 24th Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature 2021 on March 31 at 6 p.m. via Zoom.

American University in Cairo to announce winner of Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature Online

Thu, 25 Mar 2021 - 02:58 GMT

The celebration will be held virtually through Zoom, and will be broadcast live on the official AUC Press page on Facebook, on March 31 at 6:30 p.m.

AUC Bookstores Holds "Mad March" Book Sale starting March 1

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 - 07:22 GMT

AUC Bookstores Holds "Mad March" Book Sale starting March 1.

AUC’s Translation Studies Center to hold ‘Translating Egyptian Colloquial Poetry’ on Feb. 23

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 04:54 GMT

The Translation Studies Center at the American University in Cairo will hold a symposium entitled "Translating Egyptian Colloquial Poetry: Sayed Darwish as a Model", on February 23 at 7 p.m., via Zoom.

Application for Khairy Shalaby Literary Award launches on Feb. 1

Sun, 31 Jan 2021 - 03:28 GMT

The Khairy Shalaby Award for the first fiction work announced the launch of its second edition, which is scheduled to open for applications from February 1, 2021, to April 30, 2021.

Man's respect for women in Egypt is determined by upbringing not education: Morsy

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 01:12 GMT

"We have 21 universities in Egypt that established anti-sexual-harassment units," Maya Morsy stated.

AUC publishes “Living Forever” for Abdel Bassir

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 04:13 GMT

Abdul Bassir is the Director of the Antiquities Museum and the supervisor of Zahi Hawass Center for Egyptology at the Library of Alexandria. The book consists of 300 pages.

Hamaki to perform at AUC on March 6

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 01:33 GMT

Egyptian Star Mohamed Hamaki will perform at the American University in Cairo on March 6. It is worth mentioning that Hamaki performed in the French capital Paris on Valentine’s Day.

GEBO participates in AUC’s Book Fair

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 02:57 GMT

The book fair launched on Dec. 15 on the sidelines of the third conference on Arabic and Linguistics "Heritage and Renewal".

Pics: AUC dedicates 5000 artifacts to National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 - 11:18 GMT

The artifacts were the product of the excavations of the Egyptian-American mission in the area of Fustat, headed by archaeologist George Scanlon.

Video: Esseily uploaded “Millions” on YouTube

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 03:33 GMT

Mahmoud el-Esseily uploaded a new video clip titled "Millions", through his official channel on YouTube. The lyrics are written by Amir Teima.

For the first time, a shortlist for Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature

Sat, 11 May 2019 - 09:31 GMT

This year, on September 16, for the first time since Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature was established, the committee will announce a shortlist for the prize, which will be awarded in December.

Media Literacy, SGDs to highlight 7th edition of Alexandria Media Forum

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 10:34 GMT

The seventh edition of Alexandria Media Forum (AMF), in coordination with the American University in Cairo, will kick off Thursday, where it is set to discuss several topics related to media literacy and sustainable development.

Diab, Aruther, Oran celebrate AUC centennial

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 - 05:15 GMT

Egyptian mega star Amr Diab, famed British singer James Arthur and famed Turkish record producer Mahmut Oran will perform in the grand ceremony of the American University in Cairo's centennial on April 19.

Mohamed Mounir to perform at AUC on Apr.17

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 - 05:09 GMT

Egyptian superstar Mohamed Mounir will perform a concert at the American University in Cairo on April 17.

Video: Cairo Sewer Covers Exhibition kicks off

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 - 01:29 GMT

An art exhibition in the heart of the Egyptian capital reveals the urban memory or social developments that the city has witnessed for almost 100 years through its sewage covers.