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American University of Sharjah leads the way in innovation

Posted by AUS blog on Nov 23, 2016 9:00:00 AM

By Gureni Lukwaro

American University of Sharjah (AUS) has been at the forefront of innovation, with many of the university’s faculty and students developing innovative solutions to human problems and challenges. The efforts of the university to invest and allocate the required resources to innovation are in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of AUS, who envisioned the university as a hub for research, development and innovation on the local, regional and international levels.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, AUS, American University, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, College of Engineering, Computer Engineering, American, Chemical Engineering, Lung Diesease, Innovation, Programming, UAE Innovation Week, Lasser

AUS promotes STEM education alongside liberal arts education

Posted by AUS blog on Jun 12, 2016 9:00:00 AM

By Gureni Lukwaro

If you are in your last years of high school and thinking about college, a choice as to which university to go to is a big question. But perhaps a bigger than that, is the question of what major will you want to do. To get the right answers to those questions, you have to put a lot of things into consideration, things like what would you like to do? What are your interests? What things interests you? What areas of study you are strong in? What career paths do various majors offer? What are job prospects for these career paths? These and other questions, may help you narrow down both the major you may want to pursue, as well as the university you want to pursue it in.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, AUS, American University, Science, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Technology, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, STEM, Chemistry, Design Management, Biology, Computer Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Visual Communication, Multimedia Design, Chemical Engineering

AUS student excels in motorsports

Posted by AUS blog on May 20, 2015 11:30:00 AM

By Gureni Lukwaro

American University of Sharjah (AUS) is proud of, among other things, the diverse backgrounds of its student body. The university has students from more than 90 different countries around the world. But this diversity is not only confined to its students’ nationalities; it extends to other areas of life, especially in the variety of skills and talents the students bring into play both inside and outside the classroom.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, American University of Sharjah (AUS), AUS, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering

AUS graduate excels in photography

Posted by AUS blog on Mar 31, 2015 10:00:00 AM

By Gureni Lukwaro

Is it a video or not? Have you ever asked yourself that question when watching a time-lapse?

For some who are not familiar with time-lapse, it is a photographic technique of taking a sequence of frames at set intervals to record changes that take place slowly over time. For example a camera can be set to capture an image of a particular scene every five seconds. These still photos captured every five seconds can then be played, for example at 30 frames per second, which will make appear to be moving faster and hence the idea of lapsing.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, AUS, Alumni, American University, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, College of Architecture, Art and Design

AUS to compete in Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2015

Posted by AUS blog on Feb 19, 2015 2:00:00 PM

By Gureni Lukwaro

It’s that time of the year again. American University of Sharjah (AUS) has unveiled Eco Stallion 2.0 which will be participating in the Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2015 in Manila, Philippines from February 26 to March 1, 2015.

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Topics: Shell, Eco Marathon, Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering

How to Get on the AUS Chancellor List

Posted by AUS blog on Nov 24, 2013 11:00:00 AM

By Nour Al-Ali

SHARJAH – Maintaining academic excellence necessary for the Chancellor's List requires substantial effort, said Kevin Mitchell, AUS vice provost for undergraduate affairs and instruction, in an interview.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, American University of Sharjah (AUS), American University, Best Universities, Top Ranked Universities, best university, College of Arts and Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, Gulf Countries, Scholarship, Accreditation, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Communication, Honors Convocation, Dean's List, Chancellor's List

AUS stresses communication skills for all students

Posted by AUS blog on May 2, 2013 7:00:00 PM

By Gureni Lukwaro

Some argue that education does not end at technical expertise. The argument highlights the fact that some highly trained professionals do struggle to share their expertise due to lack of communication skills. Hence the argument that education actually extends to the ability to communicate and successfully convey and present information.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, American University of Sharjah (AUS), AUS, American University, American Univesrity of Sharjah, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Communication, America

Fuel-efficient vehicle manufactured at AUS unveiled

Posted by AUS blog on Apr 28, 2013 12:00:00 PM

By Gureni Lukwaro 

American University of Sharjah (AUS) reached new milestone today, April 28, 2013, after unveiling its fuel efficient prototype car which is deemed to be the future of green mobility. The car was made mainly at the university’s manufacturing labs.

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Topics: American University of Sharjah, Shell, Eco Marathon, Fuel Efficiency, Future of green mobility, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Labs

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