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COMMENCEMENT 2021: AUK awarded 117 graduates

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-06-26 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – June 24th, 2021 – The American University of Kurdistan held its second commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 20th, 2021, awarding students who have completed their bachelor’s degree requirements in 2019, 2020, and 2021. ...

PM Barzani attends American University of Kurdistan’s second graduation ceremony

Kurdistan24 - 2021-06-23 19:06

President Nechirvan Barzani: School and education are the main pillars of any vibrant society

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2021-06-21 09:15
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, June 20, 2021 Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani attended the 2021 graduation ceremony of the American University in Dohuk on Sunday. Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, Mr. Masrour Barzani, Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Qubad ...

American University of Kurdistan to hold commencement ceremony for over 100 graduates

Kurdistan24 - 2021-06-20 14:56

USAID Administrator Samantha Power’s Commencement Address at American University of Armenia • MassisPost

Massispost - 2021-06-20 07:05

ANNOUNCEMENT: Commencement Ceremony 2021

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-06-15 02:01
The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) is pleased to announce its second Commencement Ceremony on June 20th, 2021, awarding students who have completed their bachelor’s degree requirements in 2019, 2020, and 2021. The celebration of multiple graduatin ...

Announcement: Winners of AUK’s Essay Writing Contest

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-06-03 02:03
The American University of Kurdistan is pleased to announce the winners of its 2nd Essay Writing Contest for High school students between the ages of 15 and 18 years, which allowed students to share their views on various current issues. Submissions were ...

American University Graduates Students From Across Iraq - Al Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-05-06 15:13

2nd Essay Writing Contest

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-04-23 02:00
The American University of Kurdistan is holding its 2nd Essay Writing Contest in an effort to contribute to the community. A Committee of AUK instructors will be awarding the top ten applications among contestants of all High school students residing in t ...

New American University in Baghdad to Train Future Iraqi Leaders - Erudera College News

Collegenews - 2021-04-07 23:14

New 'American' University in Baghdad Aims to Train Future Leaders

Al Fanarmedia - 2021-04-05 10:27

Kurdish Professionals hosted AUK President Dr. Rhodes to discuss education in Kurdistan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-04-05 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – April 4th, 2021 – In a web conference with the NPO, Kurdish Professionals, Dr. Randall Rhodes, President of The American University of Kurdistan, discussed AUK’s distinctive role in Kurdistan’s educational landscape and initiativ ...

American University Hopes to Fill Higher-Ed Gap in Iraq | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2021-03-19 00:38

Season 2 Episode 1 - Interview with the American University of Kurdistan

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2021-02-21 03:31

Kurdistan Region’s Presidency and the AUK discuss educational reform

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-02-19 02:04
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – February 18th, 2021 – Dr. Randall Rhodes, President of The American University of Kurdistan, and Dr. Honar Issa, Secretary of AUK’s Board of Trustees, were invited to meet with H.E. Nechirvan Barzani, President of Kurdistan Regi ...

American university hopes to fill higher-ed gap in Iraq - WBOC TV

WBOC - 2021-02-18 09:56

American university hopes to fill higher-ed gap in Iraq - StarTribune.com

Startribune - 2021-02-17 18:29

American university hopes to fill higher-ed gap in Iraq

Wsbtv - 2021-02-17 16:35

American university hopes to fill higher-ed gap in Iraq

Fox23 - 2021-02-16 18:52

American university in Baghdad introduces new concepts | | AW

Thearabweekly - 2021-02-16 16:36

Kurdish inventor and physician Dr. Azad Najar visited AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-02-16 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – February 15th, 2021 – The American University of Kurdistan welcomed the Kurdish surgeon, Dr. Azad Najar, who invented a new generation of artificial heart pump called “Real Heart”. In a meeting with AUK President, Dr. Randall Rho ...

American university hopes to fill higher-ed gap in Iraq

Inquirer - 2021-02-15 22:55

The AUK and Duhok Governorate in discussions on potential collaborations

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-02-03 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – February 1st, 2021 – The American University of Kurdistan and The Duhok Governorate plan to collaborate on advancing human resources training and developing the sectors of education, health, and tourism, as well as building an en ...

Digital introduction: Welcoming new students virtually

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-01-28 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – January 26th, 2021 – The American University of Kurdistan welcomed its new students virtually – according to global pandemic regulations. AUK is typically abuzz this time of the year with the eager excitement and nervous anticip ...

The year in review: 2020 at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2021-01-01 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – December 31st, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan, like all other institutions, has had an unexpected and challenging year. However, full of accomplishments, celebrations, and achievements. 2020 has been a difficult year ...

AUK’s Fall 2020 Professional Development Webinars

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-12-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – December 13th, 2020 – Faculty members of the American University of Kurdistan have taken professional development workshops on programmatic accreditation and creating a culture of continuous assessment and improvement. In the fir ...

Second Shipment of PPE donations mobilized by AUK arrive in Kurdistan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-12-06 02:02
Erbil, Kurdistan Region – September 6th, 2020 – At a press conference at the Erbil International Airport alongside KRG’s Minister of Health, Dr. Saman Barzanji, the President of The American University of Kurdistan, Dr. Randall Rhodes, announced the arriv ...

2021 Spring Semester Classes will Remain Online

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-12-02 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – December 1st, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan will continue in the online teaching modality for spring semester 2021 to ensure the safety of all members of its campus community. After deliberations with representative ...

How the Yazidi perceive the Responsibility to Protect and the Actions of the International Community

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-20 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 10th, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Center for Peace and Human Security (CPHS) has published a study (After Genocide: How the Yazidi Perceive the Responsibility to Protect and the Actions of the I ...

The U.S. Government grants AUK with $4 million to support American-Style Higher Education.

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-19 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – October 12th – U.S. Consul General to Kurdistan Region, Rob Waller, and President of The American University of Kurdistan (AUK), Dr. Randall Rhodes, announced the successful award of a $4 million grant to AUK within a press conf ...

AUK announces 48 + 25 new scholarships and a 15% discount on tuition fees

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-11-03 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – October 1st, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan announces the reduction of its tuition fees by 15%, the offering of 48 scholarships funded by the United States Department of State and 25 more scholarships for Nursing stu ...

US gives $4m to American University of Kurdistan | MENAFN.COM

Menafn - 2020-10-26 06:17

AUK and Wayne State University (WSU) offer 2+2 degree programs

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-06-25 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – June 23rd, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan and the Wayne State University (WSU) agreed to provide joint degrees in the College of Engineering within the scope of a 2+2 program, starting fall 2020. After two years of s ...

Wayne State and American University of Kurdistan establish 2+2 joint engineering degree programs - College of Engineering - Wayne State University

Wayne - 2020-06-20 17:33

Dr. Randall Rhodes Named Third President of AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-06-11 02:15
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – Dr. Randall Rhodes, the Provost of American University of Armenia since 2015 and former Associate Provost of Frostburg State University in the U.S., has been elected AUK’s third President by the Board of Trustees, announc ...

Webinars: Introduction to Kurdish Arts

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-05-15 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region – May 14th, 2020 – As part of the distance learning program during the coronavirus pandemic, the American University of Kurdistan’s Department of Interior Design is holding online seminars to showcase examples of several Kurdish Ar ...

AUK transitions to distance education

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-05-02 02:00
In compliance with the measures taken by the KRG, The American University of Kurdistan closed its campus from March 1st, 2020 until April 2nd, 2020, and extended the closure later until May. Due to this situation, AUK transitioned to remote teaching, work ...

The Kurdistan Region of Iraq and Covid-19 in Cross-National Perspective

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-04-30 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 29th, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Center for Peace and Human Security has published a policy paper about (The Kurdistan Region of Iraq and Covid-19 in Cross-National Perspective), conducted by Dr. ...

English Translation of Keljik’s Armenian-American Sketches Published by Press at California State University, Fresno - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2020-03-19 19:18

AUK starts an awareness-raising campaign about Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-02-25 02:08
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 24th, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan’s College of Nursing has started an awareness-raising campaign to educate and inform about the new Coronavirus (Covid-19). The campaign started with a seminar for ...

The English Access Microscholarship Program

The American University of Kurdistan - 2020-01-30 02:07
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – January 23rd, 2020 – The American University of Kurdistan’s ELI and the U.S. Consulate General in Erbil presented certificates to graduate students of the English Access Microscholarship Program. With the first class of t ...

The graduation of Taqa’s students from Chamanke, Atrosh and Bellan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-12-06 02:06
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – December 4th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan’s English Language Institute (ELI) Community in collaboration with Taqa Company celebrated the graduation of 92 students who joined English classes in Chamanke, At ...

AUK’s first Middle East Peace & Security (MEPS) Forum

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-11-23 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November, 21st, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) held its very first Middle East Peace & Security (MEPS) Forum entitled “Pathways to Consensus: Iraq’s Future in a turbulent region?” on November 20th, with ...

Masrour Barzani claims corruption reduced a ‘great deal’ in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-11-21 14:23
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has managed to reduce corruption significantly in the Kurdish region, Prime Minister Masrour Barzani claimed on Wednesday. Speaking at the American University of Kurdistan in Duh ...

Nechirvan Barzani: peace and security of the Middle East equals to peace and security in the world

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-21 00:34
President Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday morning took part in the conference of the Peace and Security in the Middle East that was held at the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok. President Nechirvan Barzani delivered a speech about the political a ...

Quotation of the day on diversity statements….

AEI - 2019-11-20 06:17
…. is from Professor Abigail Thompson (pictured above), chair of the math department at the University of California-Davis, and a vice-president of the American Mathematical Society, who writes that today’s required diversity statements for jobs in highe ...

AUK students held Halloween party on October 31st

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-11-14 02:05
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq –October 31st, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Student Government in partnership with the United States Department of State’s Micro Scholarship Program held its annual Halloween Party. The students spent weeks ...

An update on my efforts to challenge Title IX violations in higher education

AEI - 2019-11-11 06:40
Here are some updates on my efforts to advance civil rights for all in higher education by challenging violations of Title IX’s prohibition of discrimination based on sex. 1. As another example of an American university engaging in illegal sex discrimina ...

Team “Kurdistan” wins with aplomb

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-11-08 02:07
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November 6th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan concluded its 6thSoccer Tournament with the best of five teams battling for the championship. AUK’s Sixth Soccer Championship Tournament, held by the Student Gover ...

KAS grants fully-funded scholarships to Ezidi women to study at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-18 02:01
Duhok, October 16, 2019– The American University of Kurdistan Foundation (AUKF) and the German Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for granting fully-funded scholarships for two Ezidi women. Nadya and Shirin, two Ezidi ta ...

Faculty Professional Development Workshop

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-10 02:13
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 26th, 2019 – The Faculty members of the American University of Kurdistan participated in a day-long development workshop on Assessment. AUK faculty members from all colleges participated in a workshop that was b ...

INVITATION CALL – M.E.E.T.S. 2019

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-05 06:35
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 3rd 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan in partnership with ERA ARBO will present the first edition of the Middle East Education, Technology, Student exhibition under the patronage of the Chairman of the ...

AUK participated in M.E.E.T.S. 2019

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-05 02:26
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 8th 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan participated in the first edition of the Middle East Education, Technology, and Students exhibition (MEETS 2019). ERA ARBO in partnership with AUK, under the patr ...

AUK will graduate its first batch of students

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-04 03:42
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 12th, 2019- The American University of Kurdistan will host its 2019 commencement/graduation ceremony on Thursday, September 19, 2019. This will be AUK’s first ever commencement ceremony. The university will awar ...

AUK held its first-ever commencement ceremony

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-04 02:18
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 20th, 2019- The American University of Kurdistan held its first-ever commencement ceremony on Thursday, September 19th, a historic event attended by the President of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, HE Nechirvan Ba ...

WATCH: American University of Kurdistan holds historic first graduation ceremony

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani gives a speech at the first graduation ceremony of the American University of Kurdistan, Sept. 19, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

President Barzani Addresses AUK Commencement Ceremony

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-03 07:38
Duhok, Kurdistan Region, 19 September 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani attended the first commencement ceremony of the American University of Kurdistan graduating Class of 2019. The ceremony was also attended by Kurdistan Regiona ...

MTSU Teams With American University of Kurdistan - Murfreesboro News and Radio

Wgnsradio - 2019-07-27 21:58

AUK and MTSU Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-07-26 02:01
Duhok, July 25, 2019– The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) and Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today, the first step in launching a partnership between the two universities. Dr. Nazar Numan, Provost of A ...

Stratford American University paid its respect and held an acknowledgement ceremony for injured Peshmerga of the fight against ISIS

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-11 12:42
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 8, 2019, Stratford American University in Erbil hosted an acknowledgement ceremony for 110 injured Peshmerga during the fight against ISIS. The ceremony was attended by the representative to the Minister of Pes ...

AUK Hosts Open Think Tank Debate

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-06-18 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – June 13th 2019. The American University of Kurdistan hosted a panel discussion on The Return of Yezidi and Christian Minorities to Iraq, that was organized by Open Think Tank (OTT) in collaboration with the Konrad Adenaue ...

Chairman of the Board of Trustees of AUK Named Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-06-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, June 11, 2019 – Masrour Barzani, Chairman of The American University of Kurdistan’s Board of Trustees, was named as the new Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government. Following his election to the post of preside ...

Sulaymaniyah: Japanese-American Professor in Critical Condition after Falling from 7th Floor

BAS News - 2019-06-08 14:36
ERBIL — A Japanese-American professor was severely injured after he fell down from his apartment on the 7th floor in Sulaymaniyah, Kurdistan Region. According to a police spokesperson, Peter John was teaching at the American University of Sulaimaniyah, a ...

Department of Interior Design held its first graduates’ work discussion

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-05-07 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – May 5th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan held its first Interior design 6 credit senior capstone students’ final presentations in AUK’s Interior Design, Studio-room 135. Students worked on exploring and design ...

AUK announces the completion of its first all-women Residence Hall

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-30 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 29th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan will open its new residence hall this fall providing on-campus housing for 215 women students. “We are excited to offer the young women of Kurdistan, Iraq, and the l ...

Final Whistle: Zakho Vs Peshmerge

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-26 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 24th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan concluded its spring 2019 soccer tournament with Peshmerga and Zakho fighting for the title. The final whistle of the 2019 AUK soccer tournament for spring season re ...

1st Shada Cultural Forum at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-19 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 18th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan hosted 1st Shada Cultural Forum, organized by the Directorate General of Culture and Youth in Duhok and Kania Spi organization in collaboration with AUK, and support ...

The American University of Kurdistan Launches Microsoft Imagine Academy to Help Equip Students with 21st Century Skills for Success

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-16 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 15th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan announces the launch of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program in its newly established Professional Learning Center to provide students with real-world technology sk ...

CIS Students Organize a Seminar on State and

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-11 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 9th, 2019- College of International Studies of the American University of Kurdistan organized a seminar for Kurdish prominent politician Mr. Ali Awni. Attended by the students of departments of international studies ...

Former US Diplomat Discuss the Future of Middle East at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-04 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 2nd, 2019- President of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN) and former US diplomat, Ambassador Alberto Fernandez paid a visit to The American University of Kurdistan to present a lecture titled, ‘’Back to fu ...

Parliament Speaker welcomes faculty staff and students from the American University of Kurdistan-Dohuk

Perlemanikurdistan - 2019-04-01 08:37

AUK mourns with Mosul

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-03-27 02:01
AUK mourns with Mosul Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – March 26th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan faculty members, staff and students lit candles in commemoration of all the lives that were lost during the capsizing of the ferry in Mosul. On ...

UNMAS Senior Manager at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-03-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – March 12th, 2019- Senior Manager of United Nations Mine Action Service- Iraq (UNMAS) Mr. Pehr Lodhammar, visited the American University of Kurdistan for a lecture on “Explosive Hazard Management in Iraq – Challenges and ...

6th Sulaimaniya Forum to Open on Thursday

BAS News - 2019-03-05 22:19
ERBIL - The sixth Sulaimaniya Forum will be held tomorrow at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimaniya (AUIS). Titled as "Iraq and its Neighbors: Towards a New Regional Order", the annual event will open on March 6 and 7 where several world and Iraqi ...

AUK elects its new Student Government

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-03-01 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 27th, 2019- Students of the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, casted their votes to elect the Student Government (SG) for the third time since the establishment of AUK. On February 27th, hundreds of stud ...

AUK Celebrates Valentine’s Day

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-02-21 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 14th, 2019- Students of the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, celebrated Valentine’s Day for the first time since the establishment of the University and in an unconventional manner where hundreds of ros ...

Speech on “Black History Month” by US Consul General for Basrah at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-02-20 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – February 18th, 2019- The US Consul General for Basrah, Mr. Timmy Davis visited the American University of Kurdistan as a part of a cultural and educational tour of Kurdistan and delivered a speech on Black History Month. ...

[IN PICTURES]: Valentine's Day at the American University of Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-02-14 22:28
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AUK Celebrates Freshers’ Day

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-02-01 02:02
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – January 30th, 2019- The American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, held its induction day, packed with events for its new students that entered into academia and higher education. The first-year students from various cour ...

AUK Senior Management Meets with WHO

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-12-12 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – December 11th, 2018- A delegation from World Health Organization (WHO) visited the American University of Kurdistan and met with the Provost and Director of Educational Advancement on Monday, the 10th of December. The del ...

Experts’ Meeting on Northern Syria (Rojava) at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-12-05 02:02
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – December 2nd, 2018- the American University of Kurdistan (AUK) in cooperation with the EastWest Institute and IMPACT organization for civil society research and development, held the experts and local civic workers meetin ...

AUK’s future architectural engineers explore Beirut in an Architectural/Cultural field trip

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-12-03 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November 19th, 2018 – Students of the American University of Kurdistan visited both cities of Erbil and Beirut for Architectural/ Cultural field research and exposure for five days from November 13th to November 17th, 201 ...

AUK and its partners will continue their Medical Development Program in Kurdistan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-11-30 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November 29th, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) held the closing event for the three weeks’ medical development program in Kurdistan which has been consisted of a series of trainings for nurses and a chain ...

Prime Minster Barzani Meets AUK and GSMSG Delegation

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-11-20 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November 18, 2018. Prime Minister, Nechrivan Barzani received a delegation from The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) and The Global Surgical and Medical Support Group (GSMSG). As part of AUK’s plan to establish the ...

BCF, American Organization Launch medical Project for the Underprivileged

BAS News - 2018-11-18 19:52
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) cooperatively with the American Surgical and Medical Support Group (GSMSG), the American University of Kurdistan (AUK), the Directorate of Health in Duhok, and Ministry of Peshmerga are set to offer a ...

Taxing Wars: The American Way of War Finance and the Decline of Democracy

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2018-11-14 21:21
In this episode of FPRI Radio Michael Noonan sits down with Sarah Kreps from Cornell University to discuss her Pennsylvania […] The post Taxing Wars: The American Way of War Finance and the Decline of Democracy appeared first on Foreign Policy Research I ...

Medical Professional Development Courses at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-11-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November 13th, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan (AUK), in collaboration with Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) and Duhok’s Directorate General of Health (DoH) launched the Medical Professional Development Program ...

Gary Kent, director of UK’s APPG for Kurdistan, gives a talk in AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-24 02:24
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 22nd, 2018- Gary Kent, the director of the UK’s All-Party Parliamentary Group for Kurdistan (APPG), visited the American University of Kurdistan for a talk at 2:00 pm in AUK’s auditorium. In the presence of Presid ...

AUK and S&D Group of EU Parliament host an event for “Minorities and Religious Diversity in Iraq”

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 13, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan in collaboration with the Socialists and Democrats group of the European Parliament, hosted a two days conference on “Minorities and Religious Diversity in Kurdistan ...

AUK’s Center for Peace and Human Security hosts Pax for Peace’s event for Reconstructing Peace in Ninawa

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-12 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 8th, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan’s Center for Peace and Human Security hosted Pax for Peace’s event for Reconstructing Peace in Ninawa on October 8th, 2018. The event was attended by representatives ...

AUK’s Board of Trustees determines several key strategic decisions

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-10 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 25th, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan’s Board of Trustees held its biannual meetings September 23 and 24, 2018. The two days’ meetings led to key strategic decisions, to secure a better campus life fo ...

ELI Community celebrates opening its branch in Mosul

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-09 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 4th, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan’s English Language institute (ELI) Community celebrates the opening of its new branch in the city of Mosul, situated near the Mosul university tunnel. The ceremony t ...

Prominent Architect Didi Pei: From USA to Kurdistan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-05 04:26
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 2, 2018 – Through the personal invitation of American University of Kurdistan President John Menzies, prominent American architect Chien Chung “Didi” Pei, son of the world-famous architect I.M. Pei, visited AUK in ...

ELI Community celebrated the graduation of Taqa’s 250 students

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-03 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 27th, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan’s English Language institute (ELI) Community in collaboration with Taqa Company celebrated the graduation of 250 students who joined English classes in Chamanke a ...

Prominent Architect Chien Chung ‘Didi’ Pei to visit AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-10-02 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – October 1st, 2018- The American University of Kurdistan is proud to announce the visit of famous architect Chien Chung Pei (Didi), son of world renowned architect I.M. Pei, to AUK. Pei will visit the American University o ...

Pictures: American Professor Buried in Kurdistan at Own Request

BAS News - 2018-09-26 13:26
ERBIL — Nicholas Rion, an American national teaching at Soran University, loved Kurdistan so much that he always wanted his body, after his death, to stay in Kurdistan. Rion died at the age of 60 in Soran last month. His death was announced to be at the ...

AUK Participates in RFIJF 2018

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-09-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 12, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan took part in the Rwanga Foras International Job Fair in Erbil. AUK participated with 9 vacant positions for academics, instructors, researchers and faculty members ...

Krav Maga Workshop at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-09-07 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 6, 2018, – The American University of Kurdistan hosted Krav Maga workshop. During the first week of the Fall 2018 semester, a team of experts came from North Carolina, USA, to teach a self-defense workshop to AU ...

ELI and Taqa Launched English Classes for 250 Students

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-09-05 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – August 15th, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan’s English Language Institute (ELI) Community in collaboration with Taqa Company, launched English classes for 250 students in a special ceremony. The opening of the ...

American Professor Dies in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-09-01 00:31
ERBIL - An American professor, who was teaching at the University of Soran in the Kurdistan Region, passed away on Friday at his home. "Dr. Nicholas Rion , who was teaching at the University of Soran, died today [Friday] due to an illness at his home in ...
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