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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 ...

AUK Provost visits Seton Hall University in New Jersey

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-08-14 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – July 27th, 2018 – Provost of the American University of Kurdistan, Dr. Nazar Numan, visited the Seton Hall University in New Jersey, USA. During the visit Provost Numan held a meeting with Provost Karen Boroff, the Senior ...

AUK to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, USA

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-08-13 02:02
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – August 05th, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Provost Dr. Nazar Numan and BoT Secretary Dr. Honar Issa, met with senior administrators of Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. The two days meetings were held ...

AUK Begins Construction of Student Dormitories

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-08-02 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – August 1, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan furthered its campus master plan with the groundbreaking of AUK dormitories. The AUK dormitories project will build its first 6 story building on 9,800 square meters a ...

AUK participated in an educational fair

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-07-30 02:02
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – July 29, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan participated in the educational fair held by Scientific Level Company in 3 different cities of Kurdistan. The 3 days’ fair throughout the week took place in Slemani on ...

AUK is proud to announce the launch of ELI in Mosul

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-07-12 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – July 11, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) is proud to announce the launch of the English Language Institute (ELI) in Mosul. ELI Mosul will provide comprehensive training at multiple levels in English lang ...

MHE grants licenses AUK to open colleges of Medicine and Nursing

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-07-10 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq– July, 8th 2018- The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research for the Kurdistan Regional Government grants American University of Kurdistan licenses to start the establishment of both colleges of Medicine and Nu ...

American University of Kurdistan (AUK) appoints John Menzies as its new president

K24 Video - 2018-06-06 01:04

Newly-appointed AUK President ‘thrilled’ to contribute to education in Kurdistan

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-05 20:34
Students are seen on the campus of the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, Kurdistan Region. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

The KRG Minister of Higher Education visits AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-06-05 02:03
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – May 28, 2018 – Dr. Yousif Goran, KRG minister of higher education and scientific research, visited The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) where he presented a lecture on “Road Map to Quality Assurance in the Higher Ed ...

AUK Student Wins NICE Award

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-06-04 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – May 06, 2018 – American University of Kurdistan participates in Ishik University’s 4th National Innovations Competition in Engineering (NICE2018), under the theme of “Targeting Smart Sustainable Innovations”. More than 40 ...

LEED Faculty Member at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-05-21 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – May 16, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan held a seminar for Dr. Bahar Armaghani, LEED faculty member of University of Florida College of Design, Construction, and Planning. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Env ...

AUK Appoints a new President

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-05-16 02:02
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – May 16, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan announces the appointment of Dr. John K Menzies as the new president of AUK. Dr. Menzies will be the new interim President of the American University of Kurdistan. He wa ...

Iraq’s political class incompetent, corrupt: Feisal Istrabadi

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-12 14:40
Dr. Feisal Istrabadi, an Iraqi-American professor at Indiana University. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

A team from The Global Surgical and Medical Support Group visits AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-05-11 02:00
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – May 3, 2018 – A team from the Global Surgical and Medical Support Group (GSMSG) visited the American University of Kurdistan on May 3rd for three different seminars. The first seminar was held by Dr. Burt Faibisoff about Plastic S ...

AUK appoints new Dean for College of International Studies

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-05-10 02:01
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – May 9, 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan appoints Dr. Albert Wolf as Dean of the College of International Studies. “Dr. Wolf is a well-known scholar in the field of Middle Eastern Geopolitics. His expertise will be vital ...

The American University of Kurdistan sponsors the “Youth and Competencies Conference” in London

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-04-17 02:01
Under the sponsorship of the American University of Kurdistan; the Iraqi Embassy to the United Kingdom in London convened the Youth and Competencies Conference on March 28th 2018. AUK Provost Professor Nazar Numan attended this conference and delivered a ...

Documentary screening: ‘The Voice of the Yazidi Women’

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-04-12 02:01
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – October 25, 2017 – The Center for Peace and Human Security at the American University of Kurdistan hosted the screening of the documentary film “The Voice of Yazidi Women”, in collaboration with YAZDA, a global Yazidi organization ...

Documentary screening: ‘A Kurdish dream: War and peace’

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-04-11 02:00
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – January 28, 2018 – The Center for Peace and Human Security at the American University of Kurdistan hosted the screening of the documentary film “The Kurdish Dream: War or Peace” by Kae Bahar, in collaboration with the Center for R ...

Baghdad agrees for new American university to be housed at Water Palace

Rûdaw - 2018-03-29 15:32
Al Faw is also called the Water Palace ...

NEWROZ celebrations @ The American University of Kurdistan / Dohuk

K24 Video - 2018-03-22 01:01

NEWROZ celebrations @The American University of Kurdistan / Dohuk

K24 Video - 2018-03-22 01:01

Iraqi Foreign Minister and KRG Chief of Staff Discuss the Fate of Kurdistan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-03-15 02:01
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – April 12, 2017 – Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Jafaari paid a visit to The American University of Kurdistan. He joined KRG Chief of Staff to the President Fuad Hussein for a panel discussion titled “Contemporary Political Agen ...

Genocide in Iraq and the KRG: Prevention and Accountability

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-03-14 02:00
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – April 25, 2017 – Local and international experts in genocide and war crimes gathered today at The American University of Kurdistan for its third annual Lalish Conference on Peace and Coexistence. The title of this year’s conferenc ...

Chairman of AUK’s BoT: rewarding top 15 students for their academic excellence

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-03-13 02:02
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – January, 27th 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan (AUK), Chairman of AUK’s Board of Trustees HE Masrour Barzani rewarded 15 top students for their academic excellence in an event held to welcome freshman students of AUK. H ...

Experts encourage private sector in ‘Iraq’s Economy in Transition’ AUIS forum in Sulaimani

K24 - 2018-03-12 04:17
The forum, sponsored by Kurdistan 24, was held by the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) at the American University of Iraq – Sulaimani (AUIS), March 11, 2018. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

Nursing Symposium at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2018-03-05 02:02
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – March, 4th 2018 – The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) Provost, Dr. Nazar Numan announced in a symposium held at AUK (26-27 February, 2018) the opening of the College of Nursing in Fall 2018, to be followed by opening a Coll ...

The American University of Kurdistan Receives Recognition from Baghdad

The American University of Kurdistan - 2017-11-24 02:02
Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan – August 30, 2017 – The Iraqi Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research has granted full recognition to The American University of Kurdistan. Recognition from the central government means that the university is now eligib ...

40 Scholarships at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2017-11-23 16:12
The American University of Kurdistan is pleased to announce that 40 new scholarships will be awarded to students who wish to start their path to excellence at the university. These scholarships will cover the tuition for academic courses leading to the ba ...

American University in Sulaimani gets $5 mln grant, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2017-08-11 22:46
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) has announced the receipt of a $5 million grant from the US to fund its merit-based scholarship program. “This funding is vital to building a stable and secure peace i ...

Barzani’s refusal to step down created the political crisis in Kurdistan: Gunter

E-Kurd - 2017-05-31 11:21
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A professor from the American University of Tennessee, Michael Gunter said on Wednesday that Massoud Barzani’s opposition to step down from his position as Iraq’s Kurdistan Region President has resulted in the cont ...

U.S. academic removed from panel day after he criticized Massoud Barzani

E-Kurd - 2017-05-31 11:21
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A panel set to be chaired by a professor from the American University of Tennessee, Michael Gunter was canceled on Thursday a day after the academic criticized Massoud Barzani. The independent Kurdish Awena newspap ...

Crisis due Barzani’s refusal to step down: academic

KurdPress - 2017-05-25 10:17
A professor from the American University of Tennessee, Michael Gunter said on Wednesday, May 24, that Massoud Barzani’s opposition to step down from his position as Kurdistan Region President has resulted in the continued political crisis in the region. ...

زانکۆی ئەمریکی North American University خوێندنەیەکی هاوینە لە سلێمانی دەکاتەوە

Netewe - 2017-05-05 18:44

U.S. will continue supporting Syrian Kurds: analyst

KurdPress - 2017-04-04 12:51
An American analyst from the University of Oklahoma has stated that his country will continue supporting Kurds in Syria and Damascus will final accept Kurds control over a part of Syria. ...

Hopes and fears as American University in Afghanistan reopens after deadly attack

Reuters - 2017-03-27 18:07
KABUL (Reuters) - For Kabul political science student Rahmatullah Amiri, shot three times in a Taliban raid on the American University of Afghanistan last August and still on crutches, restarting classes is the best possible answer to his attackers. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – March 6, 2017

E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09
Fifth annual Sulaimani Forum to kick off on March 8 Sulaimani: The fifth annual Sulaimani Forum to kick off on Wednesday (March 8) at the American University of Iraq – Sulaimani (AUIS), Iraqi Kurdistan. The Sulaimani Forum, this year titled “Beyond Daesh ...

Fifth annual Sulaimani Forum kicks off in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The fifth annual Sulaimani Forum began on Wednesday at the American University in Iraq-Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, with the participation of several leaders, politicians and economists inside and outside the Kurdista ...

Islamic State caused over $35 bln in damage to Iraq’s infrastructure: Abadi

E-Kurd - 2017-03-08 16:09
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the Islamic State (IS) has damaged Iraq’s infrastructure by more than $35 billion. Speaking at the Sulaimani Forum at the American University of Iraq – Sulaimani on Wednesday, ...

American Corner Opened at UKH in Erbil

BAS News - 2017-02-28 12:50
The center will also promote student exchange programs between the US and the Kurdistan Region ERBIL — An American Corner has been opened in the University of Kurdistan-Hewler (UKH) in Erbil. The opening ceremony was attended by Falah Mustafa, the head o ...

Call for Papers: 3rd Lalish Conference for Peace and Coexistence – Civic State Guarantees the Sustainable Peace

Kurdish Studies Network - 2017-02-01 06:31
The Center for Peace and Human Security at the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok, the Women Peace Group and Emma Organization for Human Development will hold the 3rd Lalish Conference for Peace and Coexistence in April 25th and 26th, 2017 entitled ...

Conference on Independence of Iraqi Kurdistan starts in Duhok

E-Kurd - 2016-12-24 12:50
DUHOK,— The conference on ‘Independence of Kurdistan: Challenges and Opportunities’ kicked off on Thursday, December 15 at the American University of Kurdistan (AUK) – Duhok with the attendance of many local and international politicians and intellectuals ...

Kurdistan's independence, a moment of truth: Kouchner

Kurdistan24 - 2016-12-18 23:41
France's former Minister of Foreign Affairs Bernard Kouchner speaking at a conference on the independence of Kurdistan at the American University of Kurdistan in the city of Duhok, Dec. 15, 2016. (Photo: K24) ...

Balkanization, Kurdistan will be stabilizing: Former US diplomat

Kurdistan24 - 2016-12-17 23:54
The former US diplomat Peter Galbraith speaking at a conference on the prospects of Kurdistan Region's independence held at the American University of Kurdistan (AUK) in Duhok, Dec. 15, 2016. (Photo: Kurdistan24) ...

Masrour Barzani: Why self-determination allowed for others, forbidden for Kurds?

Kurdistan24 - 2016-12-16 18:11
The Chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani who is also the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American University of Kurdistan (AUK) – Duhok presenting during Kurdistan Independence Conference at AUK, Dec. 16, 201 ...

Kurdistan Region PM urges PKK to leave Shingal

Kurdistan24 - 2016-12-16 05:24
Kurdistan Region's Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani speaks during a panel at a conference titled "Independence of Kurdistan: Challenges and Opportunities" held at the American University of Kurdistan in the city of Duhok, Kurdistan Region, Dec. 15, 2016. ...

Lecturer, American Politics - University of Central Florida - Orlando, FL

Indeed #KurdishJobs - 2016-12-10 03:03
The Kurdish Political Studies Program, the India Center, the Prince Mohammed Bin Fahd Program for Strategic Research and Studies, and the Lou Frey Institute of...From University of Central Florida - Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:02:31 GMT - View all Orlando jobs ...

AUK Highlights Importance of “Corporate Social Responsibility” in Kurdistan Region

BAS News - 2016-11-24 17:08
A number of Government officials, academics and local business leaders attended the event DUHOK — The American University of Kurdistan-Duhok (AUK) held a meeting on Tuesday, November 22nd, to discuss Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Kurdistan Regi ...

Scholar hails Kurdish translation of Faulkner’s Sound and Fury

KurdPress - 2016-10-09 04:50
The chief of Kurdish Language and Literature Launching Council of Kurdistan University hailed the Kurdish translation of Sound and Fury, American novelist William Faulkner’s prominent masterpiece. ...

Scholar hails Kurdish translation of Faulkner’s Sound and Fury

KurdPress - 2016-10-08 10:10
The chief of Kurdish Language and Literature Launching Council of Kurdistan University hailed the Kurdish translation of Sound and Fury, American novelist William Faulkner’s prominent masterpiece. ...
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