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Red Baraat wows AUS audience

Posted by AUS blog on Mar 13, 2017 9:00:00 AM

By Falah Gulzar

It was so good, I mean very good. You want to know how good? I will tell you this, even the Chancellor Dr. Björn Kjerfve couldn’t remain seated, he got up and participated. That is how good this got when American University of Sharjah hosted fusion band Red Baraat on Monday, February 20.

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Topics: American University, American Univesrity of Sharjah, Culture, Global Day, Diversity, Multicultural

American University of Sharjah becoming a cultural hub

Posted by AUS blog on Dec 8, 2016 11:00:00 AM

By Falah Gulzar

In additional to being an excellent higher education institution, American University of Sharjah (AUS) has proven to be a center for promoting art and culture in the region.

The diverse backgrounds the university’s students and faculty come from, have helped the institution to centralize musical, theatrical and other forms of cultural expressions and performances. 

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, AUS, American University, Culture, Global Day, Global Village, Club Fair, Diversity, Multicultural, Global, cultural clubs, rich culture, Performing Arts, Arab Culture

600 AUS students honored for their extracurricular activities

Posted by AUS blog on May 11, 2016 9:00:00 AM

By Naila Tariq

While American University of Sharjah is well-known for its intense academics, another key focus of the university is extracurricular activities. AUS has a huge variety of extracurricular activities, including student clubs and organizations, community service opportunities, leadership programs, and athletics program’s sports teams that get to compete in international tournaments. Additionally, there is the Student Council for those interested in representing the student body and voicing their concerns to the administration.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, AUS, Students, American University, Student Council, Global Day, student clubs, cultural clubs, extracurricular activities, Community Service, Clubs, Organizations, Recreation, Sustainability, Awards, Leadership, Leadership Programs, Athletics, Appreciation, Sports

AUS celebrates its cultural diversity

Posted by AUS blog on Apr 17, 2016 9:00:00 AM

By Naila Tariq

American University of Sharjah is one of the most multicultural campuses in the UAE. With students from over 90 nationalities, AUS boasts a number of cultural clubs where students can learn about, embrace and teach each other about their cultures. Global Day is a celebration of both the multicultural community and the spirit of tolerance and acceptance celebrated at AUS.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, American University of Sharjah (AUS), AUS, American University, Global Day, Diversity

Cultures Unite at AUS’s Annual Global Day

Posted by AUS blog on Mar 21, 2013 12:53:00 PM

Under the theme of “Peace Throughout the World,” 30 countries were represented by their student-based cultural clubs at American University of Sharjah’s (AUS) 15th annual Global Day festival March 14– 15.

The festivities were held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qassimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah and President of AUS, and were inaugurated by Sheikh Sultan Bin Ahmed Bin Sultan Al Qassimi, Chairman of Sharjah Media Corporation.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, AUS, MENA Region, American University, Culture, Middle East, Gulf Countries, Global Day, Global Day 2013, Unity

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