American University of Beirut


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American University of Beirut,

at Beirut, Lebanon; English language; chartered by New York State in 1866 as Syrian Protestant College, rechartered 1920 as the American Univ. of Beirut. It has faculties of arts and sciences, health sciences, engineering and architecture, agricultural and food sciences, and medicine. There is an archaeological museum. The university remained operational during most of the protracted civil strife in Beirut. In 1990 it started a joint program of research and development with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on the reconstruction of Lebanon.
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Download Aoun congratulates AUB on first ranking among Arab Universities NNA - President of the Republic, General Michel Aoun, on Tuesday felicitated the American University of Beirut (AUB) on reaping the first rank among 1000 Arab universities according to the global QS rating for the Arab universities 2017-2018.
Summary: Local daily Al-Akhbar was ordered Tuesday to pay a symbolic LL1,000 in damages to both the American University of Beirut and the Lebanese Forces, after the newspaper was found to have slandered these parties in two separate cases.
Summary: The American University of Beirut ranked second among universities in the arab region, while it came in the 235th spot globally among 26,000 universities included in the QS World University Rankings for the school year 2016-2017.
Having been jettisoned from a tenure-track position at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for expressing vile and violent anti-Semitic sentiments on social media, Steven Salaita found refuge at American University of Beirut, where he was hired as the Edward W.
She also serves on the boards of the American University of Beirut, The MasterCard Foundation, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and the Peter G.
Al-Moallem underwent on Friday a scheduled successful heart surgery at the American University of Beirut.
American University Of Beirut Gets The Largest Single Donation In Its 147 Year History From Jamal Daniel and The Levant Foundation "The American University of Beirut (AUB) is pleased to announce a donation of $32 million from Jamal Daniel and The Levant Foundation toward the University's Medical Center expansion.
Peter Dorman, President of the American University of Beirut (AUB), who is currently visiting the UAE to attend a charity gala, which the AUB alumni is organising in Dubai tomorrow.
Rmaile holds a PhD in chemistry from Florida State University an MBA in finance from the University of Delaware and a BS in chemistry from the American University of Beirut.
The deputy premier will attend an honoring ceremony hosted by the Alumni Association of the American University of Beirut .
King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC) and American University of Beirut Au Faculty of Medicine (AUB-FM) signed a memorandum of understanding in Beirut last month to develop a formal collaborative agreement to explore and establish a joint program in research and education related to cancer treatment.
He also presented the joint efforts of the Issam Fares Institute and Faculty of Health Sciences at the American University of Beirut to promote a regional research/policy agenda on climate change.

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