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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CONTACT: Ada Porter of American University of Beirut, +1-212-583-7618; or David Irons of The American University in Cairo, dirons@aucnyo.
Our vision is to deliver value to our students, faculty members and staff by providing ubiquitous and secure access to the university's core business applications and intranet/Internet services," said Rabih Itani, network and security manager, Computing and Networking Services at the American University of Beirut (AUB).
Samir Khalaf, Persistence and Change in 19th Century Lebanon: A Sociological Essay (Beirut: American University of Beirut, 1979), 95-97; Mas'oud Daher, Al-Juzour al-tarikhiyya li al-mas 'ala al-ta 'ifiyya al-lubnaniyya: 1697-1861 (Historical Roots of the Lebanese Sectarian Question: 1697-1861) (Beirut: Ma'had al-Inma' al-'Arabi, 1981), 442-44.
But somehow they are more willing to live with those differences,'' said Farid el Kazen, a political scientist at the American University of Beirut.
As president of the American University of Beirut, he returns to his native city to continue the work his missionary parents had begun and is murdered on his way to work in 1984: "He was born in the same hospital where he was pronounced dead.
degree in chemistry from the American University of Beirut in 1953 and a Ph.
Summary: Members of the American University of Beirut issued a statement Wednesday affirming their support for the ongoing protests in the capital, joining calls for a solution to the garbage crisis and an end to government corruption.
It brought together eight of the leading universities in Lebanon: the Lebanese University, Beirut Arab University, UniversitA' Saint Joseph, UniversitA' La Sagesse, UniversitA' Saint Esprit de Kaslik, Notre Dame University, American University of Science and Technology and American University of Beirut.
Summary: The American University of Beirut announced today the appointment of Richard J.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- Aruba Wireless Networks (Aruba) today announced that the American University of Beirut (AUB) has standardized on Aruba's Wireless Grid architecture and related products to provide secure, pervasive and high performance indoor/outdoor Wi-Fi coverage to a massive 70-acre campus.
Lara Halaoui of the American University of Beirut in Lebanon is also using layer-by-layer assembly to tackle energy issues.
On the cover is a photograph of Raja as a student at the American University of Beirut in 1971.

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